Research Centre for Carbon Solutions

Submitted by s.higgins on Fri, 03/19/2021 - 14:46

The Research Centre for Carbon Solutions (RCCS) at Heriot-Watt University, is an interdisciplinary world-leading engineering centre, inspiring and delivering innovation for the wider deployment of technologies needed to meet necessary carbon targets.  The RCCS occupy over 500 m2, across 12 separate and interlinked laboratories, with dedicated high-end analytical research instruments and many bespoke in-house designed systems & rigs for advanced research and process development dedicated to research into Carbon Capture, Storage, Transport and Utilisation, in addition to facilitating several projects in the fields of Low Carbon System, Hydrogen storage & transport, and Negative Emission Technologies.  Along with facilitating our core research activities, the RCCS welcomes Academic and Industrial collaborators, and offers an external contract analysis service.


Physical Sciences & Engineering
Carbon Capture and Storage
CO2 transport
CO2 utilisation
Low Carbon Systems
Negative Emissions Technologies
Hydrogen Storage and Transport
CT Scanning



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Heriot-Watt University
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School of Engineering & Physical Science
Heriot-Watt University
EH14 4AS
United Kingdom

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