U.S. Watchdog Urges Better Oversight of Publicly Funded Carbon Capture

The United States needs to do a better job vetting which carbon capture projects to support with public funds and improve its oversight once the projects are underway, a government agency watchdog said on Monday. The Government Accountability Office report comes after the U.S. Department of Energy spent over $1 billion on the technology – meant to keep carbon from the atmosphere to fight climate change – with little success to show for it. Read More