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Press release | May 29, 2024
CarbonCapture wins initial award as part of DOE's Carbon Dioxide Removal Purchase Pilot Prize program

As a semifinalist in the competition, CarbonCapture will now compete to win up to $3 million for the sale of their credits to the U.S. government.
Press release | March 27, 2024
Former FERC Chairman Neil Chatterjee joins board of CarbonCapture Inc.

Energy expert to help CarbonCapture secure clean, reliable, fully additional energy for large-scale direct air capture deployments.
Press release | March 12, 2024
CarbonCapture Inc. completes $80 million series A financing

The financing was led by Prime Movers Lab, a leading investor in breakthrough scientific startups. Joining them were new strategic investors, including Amazon's Climate Pledge Fund, Aramco Ventures, and Siemens Financial Services.
Canary Media | March 14, 2024
CarbonCapture wants to take carbon removal down the cost curve

The aptly named startup just raised $80 million in private funding to try to prove out its “swappable” CO2-absorbing machines.
Reuters | March 12, 2024
US-based CarbonCapture raises $80 mln from Saudi Aramco, others

Los Angeles-based CarbonCapture, which aims to build machines that suck carbon dioxide out of the air to fight climate change, said it had raised $80 million from investors that include Saudi oil giant Saudi Aramco.
Press release | November 16, 2023
Frontier Buyers Sign $20M Offtake Agreement with CarbonCapture Inc.

Frontier has facilitated a multi-year offtake agreement with CarbonCapture on behalf of Stripe, Alphabet, Shopify, Meta, McKinsey Sustainability, Autodesk, HM Group, JPMorgan Chase, Watershed, and Workday to remove over 45,000 tons of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.
Amazon News | September 12, 2023
Amazon supports the world’s largest deployment of DAC technology to remove carbon from the atmosphere

Amazon’s Climate Pledge Fund is making an investment in CarbonCapture Inc., a climate technology company recognized for its pioneering modular DAC systems.
Press release | September 12, 2023
Direct Air Capture Company CarbonCapture Inc. Announces Equity Investment from Amazon’s Climate Pledge Fund

Companies to also collaborate on making 100,000 carbon removal credits available within Amazon and among its suppliers, selling partners, and customers.
Press release | August 22, 2023
CarbonCapture and Partners Selected for DOE Funding of $12.5M to Develop Regional DAC Hub in Wyoming

Team selected for funding to conduct engineering studies for a DAC carbon removal facility and SAF production plant in Southwest Wyoming.
Press release | June 21, 2023
BCG buys carbon removal credits from CarbonCapture

The 40,000-ton carbon removal agreement represents the second largest publicly announced global direct air capture (DAC) offtake deal by volume, and the largest in the professional services industry globally.
Press release | June 21, 2023
CarbonCapture Inc. Awarded as 2023 Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum’s Technology Pioneers are early-stage companies that are at the forefront of new technologies and innovation and are poised to have a significant impact on business and society.
Press release | March 22, 2023
CarbonCapture Inc. to Supply Microsoft Carbon Removal Credits Based on Direct Air Capture Technology

CarbonCapture Inc., a U.S. climate tech company that develops direct air capture (DAC) systems, today announced an agreement with Microsoft Corp. to provide engineered carbon removal credits.

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PRESS RELEASE | May 29, 2024

CarbonCapture wins initial award as part of DOE's Carbon Dioxide Removal Purchase Pilot Prize program

CarbonCapture Inc.(CarbonCapture), a leading US-based direct air capture (DAC) company, today announced it has won Phase 1 of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Carbon Dioxide Removal (CDR)...
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ANNOUNCEMENT | March 27, 2024

CarbonCapture Inc. issues RFI to identify strategic clean energy partners for the Wyoming Regional DAC Hub

CarbonCapture Inc. (CarbonCapture) is pleased to issue this Request for Information (RFI) to identify strategic clean energy partners with an interest in finding short- and long-term power generation...
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PRESS RELEASE | March 27, 2024

Former FERC Chairman Neil Chatterjee joins board of CarbonCapture Inc.

"Every DAC plant is also a clean energy project," said Adrian Corless, CEO of CarbonCapture Inc. "That's why I'm thrilled to welcome Neil to our team. His deep understanding of the energy landscape...
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PRESS RELEASE | March 12, 2024

CarbonCapture Inc. closes $80 million Series A financing

We're proud to announce the successful completion of our $80 million Series A financing following the addition of multiple strategic investors that include Amazon's Climate Pledge Fund, Aramco...
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ANNOUNCEMENT | January 9, 2024

Patricia Loria Joins Carbon Capture Coalition Governance Board

We’re pleased to share that Patricia Loria, our Vice President of Business Development, has joined the Governance Board of the Carbon Capture Coalition, a nonpartisan organization focused on building...
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PRESS RELEASE | December 4, 2023

CarbonCapture Inc. Promotes Dr. Saeb Besarati to Chief Technology Officer

CarbonCapture Inc. (CarbonCapture), a leading direct air capture (DAC) company, today announced the promotion of Dr. Saeb Besarati to the position of Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Saeb's journey...
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PRESS RELEASE | November 16, 2023

Frontier Buyers Sign $20M Offtake Agreement with CarbonCapture Inc.

Frontier has facilitated a multi-year offtake agreement with CarbonCapture on behalf of Stripe, Alphabet, Shopify, Meta, McKinsey Sustainability, Autodesk, H&M Group, JPMorgan Chase, Watershed, and...
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PRESS RELEASE | September 12, 2023

Amazon’s Climate Pledge Fund Invests in CarbonCapture Inc.

We are excited to announce an equity investment from Amazon’s Climate Pledge Fund. In addition, CarbonCapture and Amazon will be working together to make 100,000 tons of carbon removal credits...
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PRESS RELEASE | August 22, 2023

CarbonCapture and Partners Selected for DOE Funding of $12.5M to Develop Regional DAC Hub in Wyoming

Team selected for funding to conduct engineering studies for a DAC carbon removal facility and SAF production plant in Southwest Wyoming.
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World Economic Forum | June 23, 2023

These new technologies will accelerate the transition to net zero

Our CEO Adrian Corless answers the question: What are some of the innovations that could be game changers in achieving net zero?
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PRESS RELEASE | June 21, 2023

CarbonCapture Inc. Awarded as 2023 Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum announces selection of the 100 most promising Technology Pioneers, companies that are tackling such issues as sustainability, climate change and healthcare. CarbonCapture...
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PRESS RELEASE | June 21, 2023

BCG buys carbon removal credits from CarbonCapture

Boston Consulting Group enters 40,000-ton carbon removal credit agreement with CarbonCapture Inc.
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PRESS RELEASE | May 31, 2023

CarbonCapture Announces David Apps as Vice President, Manufacturing

CarbonCapture Inc. today announced the appointment of automotive industry veteran David Apps to the newly created role of Vice President, Manufacturing. With an extensive background in developing...
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Carbon Herald | May 17, 2023

“Direct Air Capture Is Going To Be As Big As The Energy Industry” – Adrian Corless, CEO of CarbonCapture Inc.

Check out this Q&A between Adrian Corless and Carbon Herald that covers the state of the carbon removal industry and more.
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The Verge | March 31, 2023

Microsoft inks another deal to capture and store its carbon emissions underground

Microsoft has a new purchase agreement with CarbonCapture, a startup building a huge carbon removal project in Wyoming.
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Data Center Dynamics | March 31, 2023

Microsoft buys carbon removal credits from CarbonCapture

Microsoft has agreed to buy "carbon removal credits" from CarbonCapture, a US company that plans to remove carbon directly from the air at a giant facility in Wyoming.
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Casper Star Tribune | March 31, 2023

Microsoft inks deal with Wyoming carbon removal project

CarbonCapture Inc., the California-based direct air capture developer behind Project Bison, announced the deal Wednesday. But negotiations started about six months ago, right around when the company...
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PRESS RELEASE | March 23, 2023

CarbonCapture Inc. to Supply Microsoft Carbon Removal Credits Based on Direct Air Capture Technology

CarbonCapture Inc., a U.S. climate tech company that develops direct air capture (DAC) systems based on a groundbreaking modular open systems architecture, today announced an agreement with Microsoft...
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The Wyoming Truth | February 17, 2023

Creating The ‘Carbon Capture State’ (Part 1)

"We have to go much, much further and very quickly to address decarbonizing the atmosphere," Jonas Lee, Chief Commercial Officer of CarbonCapture, told the Wyoming Truth. "We think Wyoming is a...
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ARTICLE | January 26, 2023

Watch Adrian Corless on This is CDR

In this episode of This Is CDR Toby and Megha welcome CarbonCapture CEO Adrian Corless who offers an overview of Project Bison, the company's ambitious 5Mt planned deployment in Wyoming, and...
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PRESS RELEASE | November 22, 2022

CarbonCapture Expands Leadership Team, Announcing Robert Whyte as Vice President, Projects

CarbonCapture Inc. today announced the appointment of energy-industry veteran Robert Whyte to the newly created role of Vice President, Projects. Whyte will be responsible for leading the...
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PRESS RELEASE | October 28, 2022

CarbonCapture Selects Fluor as Project Bison's Engineering and Integration Services Firm

CarbonCapture Inc. today announced the selection of Fluor Corporation, a leading global engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) firm, to provide engineering and project integration services...
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The Carbon Curve | October 19, 2022

The Carbon Curve Podcast interviews Adrian Corless

Adrian Corless joins host Na'im Marchant for a wide-ranging discussion on modular DAC technology, strategic partnerships, future expansion, and the catalytic potential of well-designed policies.
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The Hill | October 1, 2022

The world’s largest carbon removal project will break ground in Wyoming

Los Angeles-based Carbon Capture Inc. and Texas-based Frontier Carbon Solutions announced earlier this month “Project Bison” will officially begin operations in Wyoming next year.
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Casper Star Tribune | September 29, 2022

State has high hopes for huge carbon capture project

Wyoming leaders have made plain, for years, that they’re courting carbon capture developers in an effort to save the state’s coal industry. But their vision of Wyoming as a destination for carbon...
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The Verge | September 23, 2022

The world’s largest carbon removal project yet is headed for Wyoming

A Los Angeles-based company called CarbonCapture is building the facility, called a direct air capture (DAC) plant, that is expected to start operations as early as next year. It’ll start small and...
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Los Angeles Business Journal | September 19, 2022

CarbonCapture Opens HQ and Innovation Center in Arts District

CarbonCapture, which is developing machines that remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, suddenly is seeing some big potential.
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Fast Company | September 12, 2022

Wyoming will soon be home to the world’s largest carbon removal facility

A new project aims to suck 5 million metric tons of CO2 a year out of the air by 2030.
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Reuters | September 8, 2022

New law helps U.S. firm launch Wyoming direct air carbon capture project

CarbonCapture, founded by technology entrepreneur Bill Gross, announced the start of Project Bison in Wyoming with Frontier Carbon Solutions, marking a milestone as government and private investment...
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PRESS RELEASE | September 8, 2022

CarbonCapture Inc. Announces Five Megaton Direct Air Capture and Storage Project in Wyoming

Project Bison to be the first massively scalable deployment of DAC in the U.S. and the first to use Class VI wells for permanent CO2 storage
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Time | August 17, 2022

The Inflation Reduction Act Includes a Bonanza for the Carbon Capture Industry

Time Magazine's Alejandro De La Garza includes insight from Adrian Corless on how the IRA could speed up progress on carbon removal technologies.
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The Washington Post | August 17, 2022

The Inflation Reduction Act could push climate change tech into the future

Adrian Corless talks to Pranshu Verma from The Washington Post about the impact that The Inflation Reduction Act could have on direct air capture.
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Protocol | July 20, 2022

Carbon dioxide removal startups are heading to Washington

“Alone, we're easy to miss, but working together we're hard to ignore," Jonas Lee, the CCO of CarbonCapture, a coalition member, said in a statement.
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ARTICLE | June 22, 2022

University of Illinois Receives $3.5 Million from the Department of Energy to Advance Air Capture and Storage Study at U. S. Steel’s Gary Works

CarbonCapture to play key role as provider of DAC CO2.
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Hub Culture | May 23, 2022

Creating a Use Case for Carbon

Our CEO, Adrian Corless, speaks to Hub Culture on the necessity of carbon removal in Davos.
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Houston Chronicle | April 19, 2022

A flood of tech money could give carbon removal and Houston energy companies a big boost

Tech companies are pouring billions of dollars into creating a new carbon removal industry, building machines to suck carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.
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CNET | March 29, 2022

Microsoft: We Need More Carbon Capture Businesses to Fight Climate Change

The Techonomy Climate conference spotlights technology to address the climate crisis.
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PRESS RELEASE | December 22, 2021

Heliogen, a Leading Provider of AI-enabled Concentrated Solar Energy, Announces Collaboration With CarbonCapture Inc. to Develop Facilities That Remove Carbon Dioxide Directly from the Atmosphere

Heliogen, Inc. announced plans to collaborate with CarbonCapture Inc. to develop sustainably-powered direct air capture (DAC) facilities.
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Canary Media | October 20, 2021

Can carbon-capture startups make it big with small-scale tech?

We need to remove gigatons of CO2 from the atmosphere. These companies think they’ve found a way to do it more affordably.
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E&E News | October 19, 2021

Rio Tinto invests in mining carbon dioxide from the air

CarbonCapture Inc. announced $35 million in new investments today from a coalition that includes Rio Tinto PLC, the world’s second-most valuable mining company.
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Fast Company | October 19, 2021

This startup is reinventing CO2 capture to reduce the costs

By tweaking the carbon capture process so it uses an abundant, cheap mineral, CarbonCapture hopes to make its plants cheap enough to be an effective climate solution.
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PRESS RELEASE | October 19, 2021

CarbonCapture Inc. Closes $35 Million Series A Funding From Prime Movers Lab, Rio Tinto, Idealab Studio, and Time Ventures

Company reveals breakthrough technology for capturing CO2 directly from the atmosphere, appoints industry veteran Adrian Corless as CEO, and announces mining industry partnerships.
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The Wall Street Journal | October 6, 2020

Bill Gross, 1990s Dotcom Trailblazer, Is Now Betting on Green Energy

Swapping software for solar, investor sees similarities but also bigger challenges
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Assembly of a CarbonCapture
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Installation of a container-sized DAC
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Delivery of a container-sized DAC
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Assembly of a CarbonCapture
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Adrian Corless
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