Carbon Recycling, Standard Gas’ technology, and Carbon Markets and Policy. Podcast 3, Episode 2

5 June 2024
5 June 2024 sg-admin

In the second episode of our latest Podcast, Standard Gas Director and Co-Lead for Carbon, Richard Jackson, and Hans-Peter Schmidt, Head of the Ithaka Institute for Carbon Strategies, discuss Carbon Recycling, dip into the detail of Standard Gas’ pyrolysis and gas cracking process, and touch on Carbon Market development and the role of Policy in driving towards Net Zero.

With environment journalist Gill Williams asking the questions, Hans-Peter suggests there’s a need to pursue Carbon Recycling to reduce our reliance on virgin fossil fuels. Richard describes Standard Gas’ transformational and decarbonising energy-from-waste technology, highlighting its ability to process a wide range of feedstocks, from biomass, through mixed waste, to sewage sludge. He notes the technology’s potential to neutralise some hazardous wastes including PFAs.

Together, Richard and Hans-Peter also explore the extent to which regulation could and should drive environmental change in terms of developing and extending Emissions Trading Schemes and Carbon Markets. They conclude with their thoughts on the need for strict verification of Carbon Removals and Offsets.

Richard Jackson, Standard Gas Director and Co-Lead for Carbon

Hans-Peter Schmidt, Head of the Ithaka Institute for Carbon Strategies


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