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Title: Pi-CO₂ aqueous post-combustion CO₂ capture: Proof of concept through thermodynamic, hydrodynamic, and gas-lift pump modeling

Partnering in Innovation, Inc. (Pi-Innovation) introduces an aqueous post-combustion carbon dioxide (CO₂) capture system (Pi-CO₂) that offers high market value by directly addressing the primary constraints limiting beneficial re-use markets (lowering parasitic energy costs, reducing delivered cost of capture, eliminating the need for special solvents, etc.). A highly experienced team has completed initial design, modeling, manufacturing verification, and financial analysis for commercial market entry. Coupled thermodynamic and thermal-hydraulic mass transfer modeling results fully support proof of concept. Pi-CO₂ has the potential to lower total cost and risk to levels sufficient to stimulate global demand for CO₂ from local industrial sources.
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  1. Savannah River Site (SRS), Aiken, SC (United States)
  2. Partnering in Innovation, Inc., Orlando, FL (United States)
  3. Claude Guillemin, Orleans Cedex (France)
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Journal Name:
Energy Procedia
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 63; Journal Issue: C; Journal ID: ISSN 1876-6102
Research Org:
Savannah River Site (SRS), Aiken, SC (United States)
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Country of Publication:
United States
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; carbon capture; enhanced oil recovery; EOR; greenhouse gas; GHG; carbon dioxide; CO₂; dissolved CO₂; industrial emission