Wyoming ITC Announces Partnership on Large-Scale Pilot Project

Cheyenne, WY – Today (Aug. 13, 2018) the Wyoming Integrated Test Center (ITC) announced a collaboration with Membrane Technology and Research, Inc. (MTR), supporting their Phase II application of the Fossil Fuel Large-Scale Pilots funding opportunity announcement (FOA) announced in August 2017.

MTR was selected as one of nine Phase I grant recipients (DE-FE0031587) and with the ultimate goal of obtaining one of two approximately $50 million grants to design, construct, and operate a large-scale pilot demonstrating transformational coal technologies. If awarded a Phase III grant, MTR would design, build, and operate a 200-tonne CO2/day large pilot capture system at the ITC.