Video of SECARB-USA Webinar Now Available

Our recent webinar covering Carbon Capture in the Southeast and SECARB-USA was our best-attended webinar yet.

The discussion covered SSEB’s past and future work on the implementation of carbon capture, utilization, and storage technology and the current push for the inclusion of carbon capture technology in federal decarbonization efforts.

Thank you to all of our attendees and especially our guest presenters:

  • Dr. Susan Hovorka from the Bureau of Economic Geology at UT Austin;
  • Katie Zimmerman from Wood; and
  • Dr. Richard Esposito with Southern Company.

If you were unable to attend, video of the webinar is now available below.

Have a suggestion for a future webinar topic or speaker? Contact our Communications Manager, Turney Foshee, with your ideas, questions, and suggestions.


Carbon Capture in the Southeast | Registration Open for Free Webinar!

Join us August 25th at 11 a.m. as we discuss the ongoing work of our carbon capture regional initiative, SECARB-USA. SSEB has been actively involved in the study and promotion of carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) for nearly two decades.

Our carbon capture experts will be joined by SSEB’s project partners, such as Richard Esposito of Southern Company and Dr. Susan Hovorka from the Bureau of Economic Geology at UT Austin, to discuss our past and future work on CCUS issues and priorities, including the current push for the inclusion of carbon capture technology in federal decarbonization efforts. Click below to register now.


CCUS Regional Initiatives Webinar Registration Open

July 15 | 11 to 12:15 pm EDT via Zoom

In this free webinar, we will explore the past, present, and future work of three regional initiatives (RIs) related to carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS).

The RIs and respective project leads highlighted in this webinar are:

  • The Carbon Utilization and Storage Partnership (CUSP) – New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

    Dr. Robert Balch
    Petroleum Recovery Research Center

  • The Midwest Regional Carbon Initiative (MRCI) – Battelle Memorial Institute

    Dr. Neeraj Gupta
    Technical Director – Carbon Management
    Energy Division, Battelle

    Dr. Sallie Greenberg
    Associate Director of Energy & Minerals
    Illinois State Geological Survey ; and

  • The Plains CO2 Reduction Partnership (PCO2R) – University of North Dakota’s Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC)

    Ed Steadman
    VP for Research
Map illustrating the geographic boundaries of each of the four Regional Initiatives. The legend shows the Project Lead for each Initiative.

This session will also feature Jason Lanclos, the Director of the Louisiana State Energy Office, discussing the value and effects of regional carbon capture initiatives.

A future webinar will cover Southern States Energy Board’s SECARB-USA initiative. Ensure you’re signed up for our newsletter, so you don’t miss it.

Announcements Webinar

Webinar Archive Now Available

A new page is available on our site that will serve as an archive for our educational webinars. You can find the page listed under our Events tab.

Currently, the archive features access to The Evolution of EVs in the Southeast, with future webinars and related videos to be added as they occur.

Please subscribe to our Youtube channel for new video notifications and live streaming alerts.

If you have suggestions, comments, or questions concerning future webinars, contact Turney Foshee.


Winter Webinar Series Charges Ahead

We hope that you’ve already registered for our first free webinar, The Evolution of EVs in the South.

For an enriching accompaniment, plan to join us again for another hour as we learn about the power source behind electric vehicles and much more: batteries.

Three presenters will discuss the current limitations and the future innovations of battery technology, sources of federal funding, as well as government and industry response to market demands.

We’ll also look beyond EVs to the field of energy storage where batteries have the potential to greatly impact the energy landscape.


Steven Boyd
Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy, U.S. DOE

Commissioner Tim Echols
Georgia Public Service Commission

Matthew Renna
Volkswagen Group of America

This is the second in a series of free webinars that SSEB has planned for the year, so be sure to sign up for our newsletter to stay informed of forthcoming sessions as we announce them.

Click below to register now!

Announcements Webinar

New Webinar Series Begins Soon

The first in a series of free, educational webinars hosted by SSEB kicks off Feb. 25, 2021 at 11 a.m. Join us for an hour via Zoom as we learn about the accelerating adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) and how legislatures in the Southeast might respond to the trend.

In this informational webinar, you will be presented with an analysis from four speakers on the growing pace of EV adoption in the Southeast.


Stan Cross
Southern Alliance for Clean Energy

Jennifer Weiss
Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University

Joe Hoagland
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)

Alexa Voytek
Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation

Join us as we explore the current and future outlook for EVs and how the region might respond to increased EV production and adoption.

Click below to register now!