Development, Challenges and Opportunities for CCUS in Europe’s fight against climate change


On 8, 9 & 10 June 2022, CATO, the Norwegian Embassy in The Hague, the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy and ERANET-ACT (an international R&I funding program for Accelerating CCS Technologies), will jointly organize a two-day CCUS conference and an excursion, in which the development, challenges and opportunities for CCUS in Europe’s fight against climate change will be discussed. It is possible to attend only one day.

Wednesday 8 June 2022
start 12:00 with lunch and closing with networking drinks/diner
The focus will be on national and European policies on CCS, development and opportunities of full-scale CCS projects and public opinions on CCS with participation from governments, companies, researchers and NGOs. The Norwegian and Dutch Secretaries of State will give a keynote speech.   
Preliminary program

Thursday 9 June 2022
start 08.30 and closing with networking drinks
The focus will be on the European R&D projects of ERANET-ACT with participants from research and development institutes as well as the private sector. The projects from the 2nd Call of ACT are close to finalization and will share their preliminary results. The projects from the 3rd Call of ACT have recently started and will share their first results.
Preliminary program

Friday 10 June 2022  (for ACT members only)
08.30 – 13.00 h.
Excursion to the CO2 capture facilities of TNO in Delft and an excursion to the Rijswijk Centre for Sustainable Geo-Energy.

Venue (ss Rotterdam) and Hotel Booking

A hotel room can be booked on the ss Rotterdam for EUR 167,-- per night incl. breakfast. More information about the venue (ss Rotterdam), route description and how to book a hotel room can be found here.

Safe event – corona pandemic

For a safe event, we follow the COVID guidelines of the Dutch Government. Rules for travelling to the Netherlands, can be found here. Checklists for entering or returning to the Netherlands from abroad | Coronavirus COVID-19 |


We look forward to seeing you in June!  You can Sign Up here.