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Explore the Greenhouse Gas Removal Demonstrators (GGR-D) Programme 

UKRI is funding CO2RE and five interdisciplinary GGR Demonstrator projects, each researching a GGR method over the next four years. 

The results will be used to shape government decision-making on the most effective technologies to help the UK tackle climate change and reach net zero. Find out about each GGR project via the interactive map and by watching the video below.

Please note that locations are not exact.

  • CO2RE
  • Biochar
  • Enhanced Rock Weathering
  • Peatlands
  • Perennial Biomass Crops
  • Woodland Creation & Management
  • All Sites

Find out more about the GGR-D Programme

Pathfinders projects

CO2RE is funding innovative GGR projects as part of its Pathfinders Competitions. Find out more about our funding opportunities.  

Winning projects – Pathfinders Call 1

Pathfinders Call 1 projects explored new methods for capturing greenhouse gases and durably storing or converting them. Find out more.

Underwater Kelp Forest in California

Use of co-pyrolised biochar in Carbon-Negative Hydrogen Production (HyBECCS) from bio-organic wastes

algae cultivation

Evolved aquatic microbial communities to sequester atmospheric CO2 

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Methane removal and remediation using chlorine radicals

Enzyme-enhanced carbon capture and storage solutions in basaltic rock

Winning projects – Pathfinders Call 2

Pathfinders Call 2 projects are exploring methane or ocean GGR methods. Find out more.

Underwater Kelp Forest in California

Encouraging Sphagnum moss growth in peatland pools to reduce methane emissions

algae cultivation

Removing atmospheric methane using solar driven catalytic membrane technologies

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Developing efficient pre-treatment of seawater for process that removes CO2

Modelling mineral particle transport and dissolution in the ocean for Ocean Alkalinity Enhancement (OAE)

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What is Greenhouse Gas Removal?

Our FAQ page answers questions around Greenhouse Gas Removal, including why we need it, what the different types of GGR are and how they can be pursued.

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Community

CO2RE holds a £1 million Flexible Fund which will be used to fill in gaps and needs identified in the GGR community during the lifetime of the Programme. The fund will support work to address research and engagement gaps through three approaches.

Publications

Browse the latest publications from members of the CO2RE team, including articles in leading journals, policy briefings and reports on a range of aspects relating to GGR.

Events

Goodbye Greenhouse Gas @ The Old Fire Station
Goodbye Greenhouse Gas @ The Old Fire Station

Event date - June 20, 2024

At CO2RE, we are hosting an evening of fun and learning on the topic of Greenhouse Gas Removal (GGR), touted as one of the key ... Read more

3rd International Conference on Negative CO₂ Emissions
3rd International Conference on Negative CO₂ Emissions

Event date - June 18, 2024

CO₂RE is hosting the 3rd International Conference on Negative CO₂ Emissions Read more

ECR Net Zero Conference 2024
ECR Net Zero Conference 2024

Event date - February 27, 2024

ECR Net Zero Conference 2024 is taking place at the Birmingham Conference & Events Centre on 27 and 28 February. Read more

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