CO2 Capsol, HZI to implement carbon capture on waste to energy plants


Norway – CO2 Capsol, a Norwegian company, and Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI), a Swiss-Japanese greentech firm, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work together on projects to implement CO2 Capsol’s Hot Potassium Carbonate carbon capture technology on Waste to Energy (WtE) plants.

To decarbonize their plants, operators and major players in the WtE industry are increasingly turning to Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage (CCUS).

Joint offering

The main goal of the MoU between CO2 Capsol and HZI is to combine their expertise to develop a joint offering of solutions to accelerate the implementation of carbon capture solutions in the WtE industry, combining CO2 Capsol’s energy efficient and cost competitive End of Pipe (EoP) carbon capture technology utilizing the safe Hot Potassium Carbonate (HPC) solvent with HZI’s EPC experience to deliver turnkey Waste to Energy plants.

The Memorandum of Understanding is non-exclusive and has a three-year validity period.