Drax to invest £40m in BECCS project in 2022

Drax plans to invest £40 million in the first phase of its bioenergy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS) project in 2022, the company has announced. As part of this investment, Drax has awarded a contract with the Australian industrial engineering firm Worley to start front-end engineering and design at the beginning of next year for the two BECCS units it is planning to build at its power station in North Yorkshire.

Standard content for Members only

To continue reading this article, please log into your Utility Week Account or subscribe now.

Already registered?

Log in
Close
Close

Request a call back