The University of Edinburgh
Climate Change: Carbon Capture and Storage
The University of Edinburgh

Climate Change: Carbon Capture and Storage

Taught in English

1,745 already enrolled


Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Dr Erika Palfi
Dr Mark Wilkinson

Instructors: Dr Erika Palfi


(15 reviews)

37 hours to complete
3 weeks at 12 hours a week
Flexible schedule
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What you'll learn

  • How to protect the atmosphere with the technology of Carbon Capture and Storage, often called CCS, from an excess of carbon dioxide

  • The fundamental drivers to make fossil fuels ‘safe to use’ in the context of the Paris Climate Change agreement of 2015

  • Key sectors of the global economy where CCS can contribute to deep reductions in emissions

  • The uniqueness of CCS to complement other low-carbon technologies

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4.6 (7 ratings)
Dr Erika Palfi
The University of Edinburgh
1 Course1,745 learners
Dr Mark Wilkinson
The University of Edinburgh
1 Course1,745 learners

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