U.S. Department of Energy Announces $45 Million to Validate Marine Carbon Dioxide Removal Techniques

press release on arpa-e.energy.gov; Feb 16

„On Feb 16, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $45 million in funding to support a new program aimed at facilitating the development of the marine carbon dioxide removal (mCDR) industry through scalable Measurement, Reporting and Validation (MRV) technologies. Carbon dioxide removal is a top priority for President Biden and mCDR has the potential to be a key component in achieving America’s net-zero goals. – ARPA-E Launches Program to Develop Marine Carbon Capture Measurement Framework.“