|Joint Industry Project (JIP)|
Recognising the importance of the role that In Salah could play in advancing secure and economic storage of CO2, the gas operators established an international Joint Industry Project (JIP). The JIP runs an extensive CO2 monitoring and verification programme; the findings are shared widely with the scientific community, regulators, policy makers and NGOs to advance CCS as an important climate change mitigation technology.
The JIP has three objectives:
In recognition of the project’s importance the JIP receives assistance from the US Department of Energy, the EU Directorate of Research and collaborates with leading technology providers from around the world.
The JIP recently completed the first phase of its work - 2004 to 2010. Click here for Learning Highlights from Phase One and for an overview of work to be undertaken in Phase Two.