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In Charts: Are oil producers derailing COP28 discussions with talk of carbon capture?

Carbon Capture Project in the US
The number of carbon capture and storage projects and their capacity has seen year-on-year growth since 2017, according to the Global CCS Institute (Photo: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg)

The extent to which carbon capture can or should be relied on to reduce emissions is central to COP28 negotiations

Major oil producers, including COP28 host nation the United Arab Emirates, say carbon capture and storage will reduce the environmental effects of continued fossil fuel use, while opponents ...

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