S.2776: Ten in Ten Act

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Sponsor John Walsh, D-Mont.
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced Aug. 1, 2014
Latest Major Action Aug. 1, 2014
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Bill Summary

Ten in Ten Act - Establishes in the Treasury a Carbon Capture and Sequestration Deployment Acceleration Fund to be administered by the Department of Energy for promoting the establishment of at least 10 commercial-scale carbon capture and sequestration units in the next 10 years. (Carbon capture and sequestration is a three-step process: the capture, transport, and underground injection and geologic storage of carbon dioxide.)

Includes as eligible projects carbon capture and sequestration units that are designed for: (1) new, retrofitted, or upgraded coal-fired power plants; and (2) certain nonmodular power plants using integrated gasification combined cycle technology.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Aug. 1, 2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.