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CAGS 1 Research Project 1

Site Selection Method and Criteria of CO2 Geological Storage

Lead organisation: Centre for Hydrogeology and Environmental Geology, China Geological Survey

Partners: Tsinghua University; Institute of Geology and Geophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences; Institute of Rock and Soil Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences


  • To develop method and criteria for the selection of CO2 geological storage sites in deep saline aquifers in China;
  • To improve the developed site selection methods through case studie.

Outputs and Outcomes

  • A report on the site selection methodology and criteria for selecting suitable sites for COgeological storage specifically in China;
  • Guidelines on site selection of COgeological storage in deep saline aquifers in China.