China’s offshore operator CNOOC Ltd is ready to commission what it claims will be Asia’s first offshore carbon capture and storage (CCS) project linked with development of its Enping 15-1 oilfield complex in the South China Sea’s Pearl River Mouth basin.

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On Sunday, the company completed the installation of the 12,000-tonne jacket for one of the four platforms where the CCS module will be installed next month.