The pilot project has operated for several weeks capturing nearly 90 percent of carbon dioxide from flue gas with no degradation, Akermin said in a release.
The plant will continue to operate for several months with no replenishment of enzyme. The operating data provide technical and economic validation for carbon dioxide removal and support larger-scale field pilot testing for natural gas- and coal-fired power plants.
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