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Bob Dudley Joins 8 Rivers Board

August 04th, 2022 

8 Rivers announced that Bob Dudley has joined the 8 Rivers Board. Bob Dudley held the position of CEO at BP from 2010 to 2020. Bob Dudley commented "Few companies in the world have a Net Zero solution set as affordable and as broadly useful as 8 Rivers. 8 Rivers has a fantastic team, and I am very pleased to be its newest member.

Frontier $2.4M DAC purchase announcement

June 29th, 2022 

Frontier, made up of Stripe, Alphabet, Shopify, Meta, and McKinsey, facilitated its first purchases—from Calcite-Origen and other companies.

The Economist features 8 Rivers & NET Power

June 23, 2022 

Making natural gas emissions-free will be a challenge. It will mean dealing with its carbon content either before burning it or after.

Anthropocene Magazine

June 30th, 2022 

Zero emissions natural gas may be possible. The fossil fuel industry has long touted natural gas as a “bridge fuel”—abundant and reliable, cleaner than coal, and an essential stop-gap while the world transitions to renewable power. Now it is suggesting that gas can be a zero emissions power source all by itself.

New York Times features 8 Rivers & NET Power

June 21, 2022 

Can natural gas be used to create power with fewer emissions? One company says it has the technology.

The Washington Post features 8 Rivers & Calcite

June 22, 2022 

There’s a carbon-capture gold rush. Some warn better solutions exist. To stem climate change, billionaires, politicians and philanthropists say sucking carbon out of the air and storing it underground could work.

Houston Chronicle

Apr 11, 2022 

Where is the carbon capture industry headed? An energy CEO discusses the future of technology.


Mar 7, 2022 

U.S. clean technology firm 8 Rivers Capital has secured $100 million in investment from South Korea’s SK Group and will form a joint venture to deploy zero-emissions projects in the Asia-Pacific region.

Carbon Removal XPrize Winner

Apr 22, 2022 

Durham, North Carolina-based 8 Rivers Capital, a winning company, seeks to trap atmospheric carbon dioxide in calcium carbonate crystals, similar to how the gas dissolved in the ocean helps form seashells and limestone.

$100M Investment by SK into 8 Rivers

Mar 7, 2022 

8 Rivers Capital, LLC announced a USD$100 million investment from SK Group, along with the establishment of an 8 Rivers-SK joint venture to focus on decarbonization of Korean and key Asian markets.  This investment establishes 8 Rivers as the premier Net Zero solutions company globally for industrial decarbonization, offering innovative solutions that are deployment-ready today and will help drive global decarbonization through 2050. This represents one of the largest single private investments in a carbon capture solutions provider to date, and was announced at S&P Global’s CERA Week by IHS Markit

Johnson Matthey & 8 Rivers MOU

Mar 3, 2022 

Johnson Matthey (JM) and 8 River Capital will collaborate towards commercializing an innovative clean hydrogen process. By pooling together significant hydrogen production knowledge, the innovative LCH and 8RH2 integrated solution allows for an efficient method in producing clean hydrogen and is also readily available to be deployed today

Net Power and Baker Hughes Announce Partnership

Feb 22, 2022 

Baker Hughes, an energy technology company, has joined a strategic partnership with and invested in NET Power to advance the technical and commercial deployment of NET Power’s low-cost, electric power system that generates no atmospheric emissions and inherently captures all carbon dioxide (CO₂).

Coyote Clean Power Begins WAPA Interconnection

Feb 08, 2022 

An affiliate of Coyote Clean Power, LLC partner, the Southern Ute Growth Fund, filed an interconnection application with the Western Area Power Administration (WAPA), marking a critical milestone for Coyote in achieving its goal of delivering a 280-MW NET Power plant on tribal land.

Net Zero Project Collaboration between Rimrock Energy Management and 8 Rivers

Feb 02, 2022 

Texas based asset developer and manager of Colorado natural gas processor Rimrock Energy Partners and Net Zero energy solutions provider 8 Rivers Capital have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) towards the deployment of Net Zero projects focused on the 8 Rivers zero-emissions technology portfolio inclusive of hydrogen, ammonia, heat, power, and cryogenic gas processing at large scale

8RH2 Pre-FEED - Wyoming Energy Authority & Power-Eng

Jan 20, 2022 

Wyoming Energy Authority selects 8 Rivers as an awardee for its “Carbon Capture Utilization and Storage Deployment Program.” The funds will be used to conduct a Pre-FEED study on the 8RH2 process for producing clean hydrogen with autothermal reforming and 99% carbon capture.

Texas Monthly

Jan 7, 2022 

This Gas-Burning Power Plant Near Galveston Bay Could Change the Future of Clean Energy

JX Nippon and 8 Rivers Capital Ally To Accelerate Decarbonization

Nov 9, 2021

Carbon Capture Pioneers JX Nippon and 8 Rivers Capital Ally To Accelerate Decarbonization of Hydrogen and Power

Power Mag

Nov 18, 2022 

Breakthrough: NET Power’s Allam Cycle Test Facility Delivers First Power to ERCOT Grid

28 companies pledge to accelerate use of decarbonized hydrogen at COP26

Nov 9, 2021

28 companies, including 8 Rivers, Shell, BP, and Siemens among others, pledge to accelerate use of decarbonized hydrogen at COP26

East Coast Cluster & Whitetail Clean Energy Selected as Track 1 CO2 Sequestering Cluster

Oct 19, 2021

UK Government has officially selected the East Coast Cluster as a track 1 cluster for sequestering CO2 in the mid 2020’s


Sept 19, 2021 

UK’s first Net Zero power station to collaborate with Navigator Terminals

Whitetail Appoints Atkins

July 13, 2021 

8 Rivers Capital and Sembcorp Energy UK to collaborate on development of the UK’s first Net Zero emissions power plant

Pilot Energy

August 12, 2021 

Pilot Energy to study blue hydrogen potential in west Australia


July 13, 2021 

Teesside chosen for UK’s first net zero emissions power plant


July 13, 2021 

Sembcorp Energy subsidiary, 8 Rivers Capital plan UK net zero power plant

Whitetail Clean Energy Project

July 13, 2021 

8 Rivers Capital and Sembcorp Energy UK to collaborate on development of the UK’s first Net Zero emissions power plant

Coyote Clean Power Project

April 15, 2021 

8 Rivers Capital and the Southern Ute Growth Fund Announce Joint Development of Zero Emissions NET Power Plant

Broadwing Clean Energy Complex

April 15, 2021

8 Rivers Capital, ADM Announce Intention To Make Illinois Home To Game-Changing Zero Emissions Project

Bloomberg: U.S. Startup Plans to Build First Zero-Emission Gas Power Plants

April 15, 2021

A new kind of power plant that doesn’t add greenhouse gases to the atmosphere is being built in the U.S.


Atlantic Council

January 08, 2021

Reaching net zero by 2050 is attainable: Key actions in the next decade

Southwest Research Institute

October 19, 2020

$6.4 Million in Funding to Design SCO2 Oxy-Fuel Turbine

The Telegraph

October 19, 2020

Why fossil fuel dinosaurs may still have life in them yet 

Government of Canada

September 25, 2020

Government of Canada is investing $5,795,380 in 12 projects to strengthen communities affected by coal transition

Rhodium Group

September 23, 2020

Carbon capture technologies in the power sector

US Department of Energy

July 23, 2020

8 Rivers Capital Wins Seven Department of Energy Carbon Capture Grants Worth Over $30 Million To Develop World-Leading Technologies for Low-to-Negative Carbon Power

S&P Global Platts

July 2, 2020

Xcel, Duke say advanced nukes, carbon capture, hydrogen the tools to get to net-zero


March 28, 2020

The missing puzzle piece for getting to 100% clean power – It’s about using renewable energy to make gas.

Fortune Magazine

March 16, 2020

Inside ‘Project Odessa,’ an experiment in greener fossil-fuel power

Scientific American

January 9, 2020

Natural Gas Use Is Rising: Is that Good News or Bad News for the Climate?

The Hill

January 6, 2020

US leads new wave of carbon capture and storage deployment

Power Magazine

January 2, 2020

Transformative Coal Power Technologies Take Shape

The Economist

September 20, 2019

Climate Capitalists have serious money in climate friendly investments


July 23, 2019

NET Power developing multiple zero carbon natural gas plants executive says

Stuff NZ

July 1, 2019

Taranaki Energy Centre could be up and running in 2024

Fox News Business

June 27, 2019

US energy startup builds power plant that producces no carbon emissions

US Senate Hearing

May 16, 2019

Full Committee hearing to examine CCUS and to receive testimony on legislation

Power Magazine

April 1, 2019

Inside NET Power: Gas Power Goes Supercritical


March 11, 2019

A $150 Million Power Plant Was Just Built in Texas. Humanity Should Pray it Succeeds


Houston Chronicle

March 1, 2019

Experimental Texas Power Plant Aims to Make Power Cheaper, Cleaner


March 6, 2018

A Promising Technology to Fight Climate Change Is Finally Becoming a Reality

MIT Technology Review

February 21, 2018

NET Power makes 10 Breakthrough Technologies, 2018

Grand Forks Herald

February 17, 2018

EERC project wins $6 million in federal funding for Allam Cycle Demonstration

The Washington Post

January 8, 2018

Saving the world with carbon dioxide removal

Sustainable Brands

December 8, 2017

New Turbine Technology Makes Zero-Emissions Fossil Fuel Power Plants a Reality


December 5, 2017

A radical startup has invented the world’s first zero-emissions fossil-fuel power plant

Forbes 30 Under 30

November 14, 2017

8 Rivers’ Scott Martin named to Forbes 30 Under 30 Energy list

Entrepreneur: 50 Most Daring

November 1, 2017

8 Rivers’ and NET Power’s Bill Brown named to Entrepreneur Magazine’s 50 Most Daring list

City of Durham Office of Public Affairs

October 2, 2017

Durham Announces Partners for Innovation Partnership Program – Four Startup Companies to Bring New Ideas into City Hall, including 8 Rivers Networks

MIT Technology Review

August 30, 2017

Potential Carbon Capture Game Changer Nears Completion

ClearPath Foundation

July 12, 2017

The Carbon Capture Game Changer


May 25, 2017

A New Power Plant Burns Fossil Fuels Without Any Carbon Emissions


May 24, 2017

Goodbye smokestacks: Startup invents zero-emission fossil fuel power

Engineering News-Record

May 24, 2017

Team Claims New Power Cycle Generates Without Emissions

Engineering & Technology

May 22, 2017

Will Trump and Brexit bury carbon capture?

Charlotte Business Journal

April 13, 2017

Energy conference shines spotlight on growing industrial technology business in the Carolinas


April 12, 2017

How carbon capture could become a rare bright spot on climate policy in the Trump era

National Public Radio

April 10, 2017

Natural Gas Plant Makes A Play For Coal’s Market, Using Clean Technology


February 21, 2017

Revolutionary Power Plant Captures All Its Carbon Emissions, At No Extra Cost

Forbes 30 under 30

January 3, 2017

Two from 8 Rivers named to Forbes 30 Under 30 Energy 2017: The Best Minds Planning How To Power Our Country

The New York Times

January 2, 2017

Can Carbon Capture Technology Prosper Under Trump?

The New York Times

November 3, 2016

Big Question on Climate Crisis: How to Inspire Innovation

American Legislative Council

October 14, 2016

The Next Zero-Emission Energy Innovation: Coal?

Charlotte Business Journal

May 20, 2016

Charlotte Business Journal Selects NET Power CEO Bill Brown for Innovation Leader Award

Charlotte Business Journal

May 20, 2016

NET Power included among Carolina energy startups ready for launch

The Bismarck Tribune

May 19, 2016

Allam Cycle partners seek continued state funding for coal research in North Dakota

Charlotte Business Journal

May 12, 2016

Charlotte Business Journal honors its Energy Leadership Awards winners

The Bismarck Tribune

April 23, 2016

Lignite industry to seek increased help from North Dakota

Charlotte News & Observer

April 9, 2016

Durham’s NET Power breaks ground on zero-emissions plant


April 8, 2016

The Power Station of the Future? Bill Brown, CEO at Net Power, discusses zero-emissions power stations with Bloomberg’s Emily Chang on “Bloomberg West.”


April 5, 2016

Fossil fuel electricity with no pollution? This company is building a power plant to prove it.

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