CO2 storage

It is undisputed that human beings are affecting the global carbon cycle. Fossil fuels (coal, crude oil, natural gas) are used for energy, heating, transport and industry.more

Pilot Site Ketzin

At the pilot site in Ketzin, 40 km west of Berlin, national and European projects coordinated by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ) have advanced our scientific understanding of how to store CO2 geologically, and researched the processes of underground CO2 injection and migration.more

News & Events

Project COMPLETE, 2014-2017

Project COMPLETE has been finalized. These web pages will be updated rarely.


16. January 2018

Forschungsarbeiten abgeschlossen, Rückbau beendet

Im Dezember 2017 wurden die Forschungsarbeiten am Pilotstandort Ketzin abgeschlossen, und der...


2. November 2017

Arbeiten im 2. Halbjahr 2017

Zwei Sidetracks mit Kerngewinn erbohrt, Rückbau fast beendet.


The COMPLETE Research Project

was a follow-up project that has seamlessly continued with the previous research and development work conducted at the Ketzin pilot site. The project was funded by the BMBF (the German Ministry for Education and Research), by industry partners from Germany and from other countries; by CLIMIT (a Norwegian R & D program ) and by the GFZ Potsdam. Within the project, engineers and scientists from the fields of geology, geophysics,...more