Event Date and Location: 
May 2, 2017, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

HE Eng. Fatima Al Foora Al Shamsi
H.E. Eng. Fatima Al Foora Al Shamsi

Conclusions from Workshop

Workshop Summary

Welcoming Address

The Challenges and Opportunities of CCUS
H.E. Eng. Fatima Al Foora Al Shamsi, Assistant Undersecretary, Ministry of Energy, United Arab Emirates

Session 1: Status of CCUS – Current and Future Global Developments

Moderated by Meshayel Omran AlAli, Ministry of Energy, United Arab Emirates

Speakers:

Arafat Al Yafei, CEO, Abu Dhabi Carbon Capture Company (Al Reyadah), United Arab Emirates
Julio Friedmann, Senior Advisor for Energy Innovation, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, United States

Meshayel Omran AlAli, Arafat Al Yafei, and Julio Friedmann
Meshayel Omran AlAli, Arafat Al Yafei, and Julio Friedmann

Session 2: Spotlight on Carbon Capture

Panel 1: Carbon Capture Process – What and Where is Innovation Required?

Moderated by Tony Surridge, SANEDI, South Africa

CO2 Capture Technologies – Status and Innovation Required Mohammad
Abu Zahra, Masdar Institute, United Arab Emirates

U.S. National Carbon Capture Center
Frank Morton, The Southern Company, United States

Technology Centre Mongstad Update
Roy Vardheim, CO2 Technology Centre Mongstad, Norway

Panel 2: Carbon Capture Process – Lessons Learned in Project Start-Up

Moderated by Jeff Erikson, Global Carbon Capture and Storage Institute

Case Study: Al Reyadah CCUS Project
Dipak Sakaria, Abu Dhabi Carbon Capture Company, United Arab Emirates

Case Study: Shell Quest
Simon O’Brien, Shell, Canada

Case Study: Petra Nova Project
Hidenori Oe, Petra Nova Parish Holdings/JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation, Japan
Tatsuya Tsubatani, JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation, Japan

Case Study: Boundary Dam Project
Ian Yeates, SaskPower, Canada

Session 3: Carbon Utilization – Challenges and Opportunities

Moderated by Mohammad Abu Zahra, Masdar Institute, United Arab Emirates

CO2-Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) in Unconventional Plays
John Harju, Energy and Environmental Research Center (EERC), University of North Dakota, United States

Uthmaniyah CO2-EOR Demonstration Project
Ammar AlShehri, Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia

CO2 Utilization for Chemicals Production
Ilia Korobkov, SABIC, Saudi Arabia

Session 4: How to Get Cost-Effective CCUS at Industrial Scale

Moderated by Meshayel Omran AlAli, Ministry of Energy, United Arab Emirates

Industrial CCUS in the UAE
I-Tsung Tsai, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, United Arab Emirates

Full-Scale CCS in Norway
Bjørn-Erik Haugan, Gassnova, Norway