The Collie Hub carbon capture and storage (CCS) project is a West Australian government-industry partnership.

The partnership includes –

  • The Department of Mines and Petroleum (leading the project)
  • Perdaman Chemicals and Fertilisers
  • Verve Energy
  • The Griffin Group
  • Premier Coal Limited
  • BHP Billiton Worsley Alumina
  • Alcoa of Australia

The project has an assigned research partner, the Western Australia Energy Research Alliance (WA:ERA) – a collaboration between the University of Western Australia, Curtin University and the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO).

The focus of the Collie Hub partnership is to support the research, demonstration and development of low carbon dioxide (CO2) emission technologies through carbon capture and storage in the South West of Western Australia.

Collie Hub 2011