About the Zero Emission Network

Accelerating the deployment of CCUS throughout Europe 

CCUS ZEN enables knowledge sharing between different stakeholders and between European regions to support full chain development of CCUS.

By drawing on learnings from ongoing and past projects, CCUS ZEN aims to build a coherent ecosystem of CCUS actors capable of decarbonising Europe’s industry and delivering the European Union’s climate target plan. 

Industry Clusters

CCUS ZEN is exploring the potential for enabling CCUS value chain deployment in the Baltic Sea and the Mediterranean Sea regions.

Knowledge Platform

Access a range of shared knowledge, experience and advice to help drive forward CCUS deployment in Europe.

CCUS in Europe

Find out how CCUS technology works, why Europe needs its rapid delivery and what progress has already been made.

Latest news & events

HERCCULES and CCUS ZEN projects Dissemination Event

EU Horizon Europe projects HERCCULES & CCUS ZEN would like to invite you to a dissemination event on CO2 capture, transport, use and storage (CCUS)

The event will take place at Tallinn University of Technology, Ehitajate tee 5, Room NRG-226, and will feature speakers from:



Webinar 1 - Introducing CCUS ZEN

14:00 - 15:00 CEST

CCUS ZEN is exploring the potential for accelerating deployment of CCUS in two regions with lower maturity level for CCUS — the Baltic Sea and the Mediterranean Sea — compared to the current development in the North Sea region.

CCUS ZEN group photo
CCUS ZEN Project Meeting – Madrid 21-22 Feb 2024

Researchers and industry partners convened in Madrid for a two-day CCUS ZEN project meeting under the theme: How to make a CCUS value chain fly? The event focused on accelerating the deployment of Carbon Capture, Utilisation, and Storage (CCUS) within the nascent regions of the Greater Baltic Sea, covering Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Germany, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland; and the Mediterranean Sea, covering Spain, France, Italy, Greece, Turkey.

What’s going on: