Ownership of Carbon Dioxide Captured by Clean Coal Project (Texas)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Texas


Applies to States or Provinces Texas
Name Ownership of Carbon Dioxide Captured by Clean Coal Project (Texas)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Safety and Operational Guidelines
Affected Technologies Coal with CCS
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Texas Railroad Commission
Primary Website http://www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/Docs/NR/htm/NR.119.htm


Last Review 2014-08-13
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary
2014-08-13



Summary

This legislation stipulates that the Railroad Commission of Texas automatically acquires the title to any carbon dioxide captured by a clean coal project in the state. The Bureau of Economic Geology of The University of Texas at Austin is responsible for monitoring, measuring, and verifying the permanent status of sequestered carbon dioxide


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Policy Contact

Department Railroad Commission of Texas
Address 1701 N. Congress
Address 2 P.O. Box 12967
Place Austin, Texas
Zip/Postal Code 78711-2967



Department The University of Texas at Austin
Division Bureau of Economic Geology
Address 10100 Burnet Rd
Place Austin, Texas
Zip/Postal Code 78758
Phone 512-471-1534




Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Tex. Nat. Res. Code 119


















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