The National Carbon Capture Center is a U.S. Department of Energy-sponsored research facility focused on finding breakthroughs in next-generation carbon capture technologies. Managed and operated by Southern Company, our world-class neutral test center works with technology developers from around the world to accelerate the development and commercialization of technologies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuel-based power plants.


Find out about our organization, mission, methods and expertise



Get the latest information on our activities in carbon capture research and development


Learn about the infrastructure and processes we use to evaluate the most promising carbon capture technologies



Explore our work with the International Test Center Network carbon capture coalition