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Current Research 

 

GERC has a current portfolio of over £7.5M in externally funded projects in a range of capabilities

Energy Research Accelerator (ERA)
Funding Mode Funding Duration Funding Total Grant Code 
Innovate UK  2016 - 2021 £2,500,000 n/a

 

H2020 Consortium - ENabling Onshore CO2 Storage in Europe (ENOS)

Funding Mode Funding Duration Funding Total Grant Code 
European Commission 2016 - 2020  €12,580,733  n/a 

 

The Nottingham Gas Adsorption Analysis Suite (GAAS) - Strategic Equipment Grant

Funding Mode Funding Duration Funding TotalGrant Code
EPSRC  2014 - 2017  £522,089  EP/M000567/1
Main Investigators: Hall, Schroder, Tendler, Mokaya, Walker, Rigby and Yang

 

Senior Research Fellowship 'Rock-Fluid Interactions in Carbon Capture and Storage and Alternative Hydrocarbons'
Funding ModeFunding DurationFunding TotalGrant Code
Royal Academy of Engineering. Sponsored by the British Geological Survey. 2014 - 2019  £415,000  n/a
RAEng Fellow: Dr Matthew Hall 

 

DiSECCS: Diagnostic Seismic toolbox for the Efficient Control of CO2 Storage
Funding ModeFunding DurationFunding TotalGrant Code
EPSRC  Sept 2013 - Sept 2016 £893,883 EP/K035878/1

Main Investigators: Chadwick, Gough, Noy, Angus, Williams, Best, Mander and Chapman    DiSECCS website

 

CONTAIN: The impact of hydrocarbon depletion on the treatment of caprocks within performance assessment for CO2 injection schemes
Funding Mode  Funding DurationFunding TotalGrant Code
 EPSRC Oct 2013 - Sept 2017  £925,473  EP/K036025/1
Main Investigators: Harrington, Whitmarsh, Zimmerman, Paluszny Rodriguez and Graham

 

UK CCS Research Centre
Funding Mode Funding DurationFunding TotalGrant Code
EPSRC  April 2012 - Sept 2017 £10,127,951 EP/K000446/1
Main Investigators: Chadwick and others  - £344,000

 

CO2 Injection Borehole Cement Evolution
Funding Mode Funding Duration Funding TotalGrant Code
NERC  2012 - 2015 £57,000 n/a
Main Investigators: Hall, Rigby, Milodowski and Rochelle

 

Fault Seal Controls on Storage Capacity
Funding Mode Funding DurationFunding TotalGrant Code
NERC  2013 - 2016 £188,000 n/a
Main Investigators: Williams G, Williams G, Evans and Chadwick     Read more about this project on UKCCSRC 

 

CO2 Injection Storage
Funding Mode Funding DurationFunding TotalGrant Code
NERC  2013 - 2017 £149,000  n/a
Main Investigators: Quinn, Vincent and Williams J

 

Multiscale CO2 Storage
Funding Mode Funding DurationFunding TotalGrant Code
NERC  2015 - 2016 £80,000 n/a
Main Investigator: Williams G

 

ULTimateCO2: Understanding the long-term fate of geologically stored CO2
 Funding Mode Funding Duration Funding Total Grant Code
 European Commission  2012 - 2015  £444,000  281196

Main Investigators: Pearce, Bateman and Graham     ULTimateCO2 website

ECO2: Sub-seabed CO2 Storage: Impact on Marine Ecosystems
Funding Mode Funding Duration Funding Total Grant Code 
European Commission  2011 - 2015  £348,000  n/a 

Main Investigators: White, Williams and Chadwick     ECO2 website

 

BIG CCS: International CCS Research Centre

Funding Total: £757,000 funding

Main Investigators: Chadwick, White and Williams     BIG CCS website

 

British Geological Survey CO2 Research - Ongoing

Funding Total: £240,000 (excludes some investments included above)

Main Investigators: The CO2 Storage Team is lead by Jonathan Pearce

GeoEnergy Research Centre

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