Member countries

Currently, ECCSEL has five member countries.

France

The French Geological Survey (BRGM) is the coordinator of the French node of ECCSEL. The French node is composed of four research institutes (BRGM, IFPEN, INERIS, Andra) and two industrial companies (EDF, TOTAL).

Norway

NTNU (The Norwegian University of Science and Technology) has been the coordinator of the ECCSEL initiative and the coordinator of the Norwegian node since it was put on the official ESFRI Roadmap in 2008, until 2017 when ECCSEL ERIC was established as a legal entity.

Italy

National Institute of Oceanography and Applied Geophysics - OGS is the coordinator of the Italian node. The Italian node is composed of 5 partners (OGS, Sotacarbo, ENEA, University of Bologna – DICAM, LEAP).

The Netherlands

Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) is the coordinator of the Dutch node. TNO is an independent research organisation and is the leading research institute in The Netherlands on CCUS.

UK

British Geological Survey (BGS) is the coordinator of the British node. BGS is a component Research Institute of UK Research and innovation and the oldest geological survey in the world.