New climate deal spurs hopes of more carbon storage projects

Fred McLaughlin, director of the Center for Economic Geology Research at the University of Wyoming, stands near one of two wells drilled near the Dry Fork Station coal-fired power plant outside Gillette, Wyo., on June 14, 2022. McLaughlin and other researchers are studying whether formations as deep as 10,000 feet can be used to store the power plant’s carbon dioxide emissions. (AP Photo/Mead Gruver)

New climate deal spurs hopes of more carbon storage projects