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CMC Research Institutes’ Advancements of Carbon, Capture and Storage Monitoring Technology Announcement

February 12, 2015
Calgary, Alberta

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The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announces an investment in support of CMC Research Institutes for the establishment of a Field Research Station (FRS).

Minister Rempel announces over $4.9 million towards assisting CMC Research Institutes in providing a readily available CO2 storage field research station to expedite technology development and commercialization.

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The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announces an investment in support of CMC Research Institutes for the establishment of a Field Research Station (FRS).

Left to Right: Dr. Don Lawton, Director, Containment and Monitoring Institute and Professor of Geoscience, University of Calgary; Richard Adamson, Managing Director, CMC Research Institutes, Inc.; Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification; Dr. John Varsek, Principal, Strategy; Cenovus Energy Inc.; Dr. Ed McCauley; Vice-President (Research), University of Calgary.

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The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announces an investment in support of CMC Research Institutes for the establishment of a Field Research Station (FRS).

Minister Rempel addressing members of the media following the CMC Research Institutes announcement.

The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announces an investment in support of CMC Research Institutes for the establishment of a Field Research Station (FRS). The new FRS will work to accelerate technology development and performance validation, as well as the commercialization of key instruments associated with the underground storage of CO2. News Release >