the level of geological characterisation and assessment of long-term storage complex behaviour rigorously tested in accordance with the regulatory requirements


the complete generic storage site characterisation workflow up to the final stage of licensing


dry-run licence applications by a group of geological experts and regulators

Access to information about the SiteChar project, CO2 capture and storage, and how to get involved in the project.
Flash on state of the art - Video by Florence Delprat-Jannaud, SiteChar project coordinator
Video - The SiteChar UK site in 10 minutes 

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Results of the third SiteChar Stakeholders Workshop

Site characterisation workflow for the geological storage of CO 2

Results of the second SiteChar Workshop for Stakeholders

Public awareness and acceptability of CCS technology

Results of the first SiteChar Workshop for Stakeholders

Characterise a CO 2 storage site up to the final stage of licensing: how to get started? ...

SiteChar Outcomes
  • Best practice guide for policymakers and regulators at Member States and European levels, potential storage site developers and operators.
  • Synthesis and lessons learned from the application of the SiteChar workflow for CO2 storage site developers.
  • Workflow for site characterisation for CO2 storage site developers.
  • Methodology developed and described for the social site characterisation of prospective CO2 storage sites for CO2 storage site developers and regulators.

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