FutureGen Industrial Alliance Announces Carbon Storage Site Selection Process for FutureGen 2.0

October 6, 2010 (Dept. of Energy) The FutureGen Industrial Alliance announced details of a process that will lead to the selection of a site in Illinois for the underground storage of CO2.

"Today’s announcement is another important step forward for the FutureGen 2.0 project in Illinois," said Secretary Chu. "This first of its kind repowering project will create jobs in Illinois while advancing technology that can make the United States a world leader in carbon capture and storage."

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