Panel explores business case for investing in carbon reducing technologies

What: Ahead of the curve: Business considerations for investing in carbon reduction technologies
When: 2 – 3 p.m., Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Where: International CCS Knowledge Centre Pavilion (Booth 606), Innovation Showcase, Vancouver Convention Centre

Don’t miss the CMC Research Institutes panel on evaluating the business case for investing in carbon reducing technologies

The panel is being held in conjunction with the Clean Energy Ministerial / Mission Innovation 4 (CEM10 / MI-4) meetings in Vancouver on May 27-29. Ministers from over 25 countries are gathering to accelerate progress towards a clean energy future.

Speakers on the CMCRI panel will evaluate why it makes business sense to invest in carbon reducing technologies, even when the regulatory environment isn’t forcing it. Meeting investor expectations for climate risk strategies, reducing regulatory exposure, fulfilling the corporate mission, and generating revenue by using carbon to produce commercial goods are just a few of the areas that will be explored with this exceptional group of experts.

Sandra Odendahl, President and CEO, CMC Research Institutes
Kate Chisholm, SVP, Chief Legal & Sustainability Officer, Capital Power
Wal Van Lierop, Executive Partner & Founding Chairman, Chrysalix
Sean Monkman, VP Technology Development, CarbonCure
Jonathan Moser, Head, Environment and Public Affairs Canada, LafargeHolcim

The event is free and open to CEM10 / MI-4 delegates and all guests registered for the Innovation Showcase.
Register here

The CMCRI panel is part of a broader look at Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage technologies on May 29. These events include:

  • Accelerating CCUS Together – a minister-level dialogue on key conditions to attract financing for CCUS projects. This is a CEM CCUS Initiative event and attendance is by registration only.
  • Advancing CCUS – a panel exploring cost and risk reduction for CCUS projects. This event is hosted by the International CCS Knowledge Centre. Attendance is open but guests must be registered to visit the CEM10 / MI-4 Innovation Showcase.

Click here for details about the CCUS sessions.

For information on the CMCRI event: ruth.klinkhammer@cmcghg.com