GCCSI OUTLINES REGIONAL FOCUS IN NEW STRATEGIC PLAN
25 Mar 2013
Thethis week detailed upcoming changes to its organizational structure that will make the trade group more “regionally focused” but “globally connected.” In its new five-year strategic plan released March 22, the Canberra, Australia-based organization said it will aim to “consolidate” its efforts to its core goals of creating “favorable conditions” for carbon capture and storage projects, providing advocacy and policy support for the technology and encouraging knowledge-sharing efforts. CEO Brad Page said that the Institute will concentrate its efforts in three regions: the Americas; Europe, the Middle East and Africa; and Asia Pacific. “In particular, we will continue to advocate for to be included in agreements and policies, collaborate with key multilateral bodies, strengthen CCS implementation capacity and inform the broader community that CCS is a clean, safe technology,” Page said in a statement.