The TA completion date has been extended to 15 March 2015 in order to accommodate all TA related activities. The completion dates for the all consultant's contracts have been extended also till 30 June 2014.
Two interim reports were produced in January and August 2014, respectively.
The interim workshop for Component A was held on 15 January 2014 in Beijing. A follow up discussion with the Component B team leader was also arranged on 16 January 2014. Team leaders for the respective work assignments made a presentation on the status of implementation for Component B. The interim workshp ended with strong support from both international and national experts.
A 2 day focus group discussion with key stakeholders on the key results of the TA was held from 11-12 September 2014. Three half day consultation sessions were held separately with the different sectors: power, coal and petroleum. The main purpose of this workshop is to consult with the sector representatives on the key recommendations of early stage CCS demonstration during the 13th Five Year Plan period and in the medium term up to 2030. In addition, recommendations of two ADB policy notes for the PRC government on CCS-ready and carbon dioxide enhanced oil recovery were discussed with stakeholders. Subsequently, the reports was be revised accordingly. Comments of stakeholders were be recorded and transmitted to the government together with final reports.
A draft final report was prepared in November 2014 and peer reviewed and discussed by key Chinese stakeholders. Subsequently, the reports was be revised accordingly. Comments of stakeholders were be recorded and transmitted to the government together with final reports.
A final roadmap was submitted to the government in March 2015.
The interim workshop for Component B was held in Wuhan on 13 January 2014 with participants from national and international consultants. The interim workshop consisted of two sessions: the morning session focused on the progress of TA 8133-PRC and the afternoon session focused on feedbank and comments from Dongfang Boilers.
A draft final report and a final report was prepared by July 2014 and January 2015, respectively. A final workshop was held in Beijing on 10 February 2015 to discuss the key findings of oxy-fuel combustion CO2 capture strategic technology assessment. A presentation on the prefeasibility assessment support for the 200MW oxy-fuel coal-fired demonstration power plant; and feasibility study of geological CO2 storage in the Ordos Basin for the proposed Shenhua oxy-fuel combustion plant demonstration project was also highlighted during the workshop.
TA completion is on 15 March 2015. No extension will be done and TA is being prepared for closing.