More than 40,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide a year will be sucked out of the atmosphere

Mail Online | 6/12/2019 | Joe Pinkstone For Mailonline
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A total of more than 40,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide could be removed from the atmosphere every year as part of a carbon capture scheme.

A total of £22million of Government money has been promised to help a variety of schemes which will see the greenhouse gas and other chemicals extracted from the atmosphere.

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It can then be turned into useful products such as eye drops, beer and Pot Noodles.

One plant in Cheshire will capture the equivalent emissions of 20,000 cars in a year and is scheduled for 2021.

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Tata Chemicals Europe hosted an event at the site in Winnington, Cheshire to announce the project.

When fully operational in 2021 it will be the largest carbon capture plant in the UK, removing 100 times more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere than the country’s current largest facility.

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Energy and Clean Growth Minister Chris Skidmore said: 'Carbon capture, usage and storage has an essential role to play in our efforts to...
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