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Norwegian Government Will Publish Atlas of CO2 Storage Sites in the North Sea
On Tuesday, the Norwegian government will release an atlas for CO2 storageordered by the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy, and prepared by the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD). The atlas will cover the Norwegian part of the North Sea.
As mentionned by the Directorate:
"The atlas provides an overview over areas where CO2 can be stored safely in the subsurface for a long time. It also estimates the size of the CO2 storage capacity in this part of the North Sea."