Rolls Royce, EDF among winners of UK greenhouse gas removal tech funding

by Susanna Twidale and Jan Harvey on

Rolls Royce and EDF are among the winners of a total 54 million pounds ($65 million) of funding the British government announced on Friday to help research technology to remove greenhouse gasses from the atmosphere. EDF won 3 million pounds to fund a Direct Air Capture (DAC) plant which could be powered using excess heat from its proposed Sizewell C nuclear plant in Suffolk, England.