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New ccus study announced

  • LSU and the Louisiana Geological Survey have teamed up to develop a Louisiana site selection map of optimal carbon storage locations. This project is funded with $1 million allocated through HB1 passed earlier this year.
  • This project is funded with $1 million allocated through HB1 passed earlier this year. The research from this partnership will have a profound impact on the state's carbon capture, use, and storage (CCUS) capabilities as our industry invests in more clean energy practices.
  • This initiative was promoted by Senator Sharon Hewitt and other members of the state legislature.
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