NET Power LLC may hold the key to taking one of the natural gas industry’s biggest challenges – eliminating carbon emissions – and instead making them part of the solution.


Incoming CEO Danny Rice recently sat down with NGI to share how the emerging technology, already proven at a power plant southeast of Houston, is set to revolutionize the future of natural gas. 

The “irony” is that many view carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions as a “massive, massive problem,” Rice said. “Yes, CO2 going into the atmosphere is a massive problem. But if you can actually harness CO2, it’s actually a very effective gas to use as the working fluid in the turbine.”

NET Power is kicking off front-end engineering and design for its first commercial power plant. The West Texas project...