Plains CO2 Reduction (PCOR) Partnership

CCS Regulations and Permitting

Carbon capture and storage (CCS) projectsLearn More are subject to regulation at the source of CO2, during transportation to the injection site, and at the site, whether for enhanced oil recovery (EOR) projects or long-term geologic storage of anthropogenic CO2. Before any physical work can begin, federal and state/provincial regulatory requirements must be met, the public must have an opportunity to comment, and any necessary permits must have been issued.

Federal Regulations
State and Provincial Regulations

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State and Provincial CCS Regulations (22kb) pdf

*All information is current as of April 1, 2017.