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When Nature Runs Wild, the Results Can Be Spectacular - National Geographic

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sat, 06/16/2018 - 04:05

National Geographic

When Nature Runs Wild, the Results Can Be Spectacular
National Geographic
In a sleepy corner of southern England, a revolution is taking place. For centuries, Knepp Castle's 3,500-acre estate was devoted to intensive arable and dairy farming. But in 2001, Isabella Tree and her husband, Charlie Burrell, whose family has owned ...

Multifunctional buffers offer diverse opportunities, benefits - Agri News

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 23:30

Agri News

Multifunctional buffers offer diverse opportunities, benefits
Agri News
An agroforestry system utilizes trees or shrubs grown on marginal land adjacent to crops to improve soil health and water quality, retain nutrients and provide a wildlife habitat and carbon sequestration. The University of Illinois, with financial ...

Carbon credits link South Carolina forests and Wall Street - Clemson Newsstand

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 18:21

Clemson Newsstand

Carbon credits link South Carolina forests and Wall Street
Clemson Newsstand
Forests help control greenhouse emissions by sequestering carbon in trees, grasses and other plants through photosynthesis. The absorption of carbon dioxide by trees helps eliminate the amount of carbon dioxide in the air. Scientists believe if carbon ...

Global Carbon Sequestration Market 2018 Key Vendors – Lloyds, Berkshire Hathaway, Allianz, Allstate, Liberty Mutual - thebusinesstactics.com

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 13:57

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Global Carbon Sequestration Market 2018 Key Vendors – Lloyds, Berkshire Hathaway, Allianz, Allstate, Liberty Mutual
thebusinesstactics.com
Global Carbon Sequestration market report gives a brief summary of definitions, applications, types and leading key players/manufacturers of Carbon Sequestration industry. It provides complete, professional, and extensive analysis of Carbon ...

Blue Sky Group hosts downtown street dance today - Laramie Boomerang

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 11:04

Laramie Boomerang

Blue Sky Group hosts downtown street dance today
Laramie Boomerang
The Blue Sky Group — a collection of businesses spanning fields as diverse as carbon sequestration and the restaurant industry — is celebrating its anniversary in a public way, President and CEO John Pope said. “This festival is our way of ...

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GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 06/15/2018 - 04:29
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LIVING X Elements Deep Dives Into The Power Of Choice With The Drop of Oyster X SmartSink - Sustainable Brands

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 23:28

Sustainable Brands

LIVING X Elements Deep Dives Into The Power Of Choice With The Drop of Oyster X SmartSink
Sustainable Brands
SB'18 Vancouver, June 7, 2018 – Today at SB18 Vancouver Living X Elements announced the launch of Oyster X SmartSink a carbon in the soil solution platform as a tool to normalize biomass reduction at human scale. The platform is designed to create a ...

Why Are America's Wetlands Being Destroyed in the Name of Renewable Energy? - Pacific Standard

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 23:00

Pacific Standard

Why Are America's Wetlands Being Destroyed in the Name of Renewable Energy?
Pacific Standard
These highly biodiverse ecosystems are some of the most carbon-rich in the country, serving as a buffer against climate change. They also benefit the health and well-being of local communities, filtering air and water and providing aesthetic and ...

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An Unusual Grant Fuels a Push to Start Treating Climate Change as a Real Emergency - Inside Philanthropy

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 17:16

Inside Philanthropy

An Unusual Grant Fuels a Push to Start Treating Climate Change as a Real Emergency
Inside Philanthropy
The people behind it aren't fixed on one particular pathway for cities to take, but a proposed plan for how the country might proceed is pretty intense, including a transformation of our food systems, government rationing, carbon sequestration research ...

Encinitas recognized on national scale for environmental efforts - Del Mar Times

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 16:03

Del Mar Times

Encinitas recognized on national scale for environmental efforts
Del Mar Times
The city's CAP focuses on proposed reduction strategies, such as building efficiency; renewable energy; clean and efficient transportation; water efficiency; zero waste; reducing off-road equipment; and carbon sequestration. Each strategy is broken up ...

Sucking carbon out of the air won't solve climate change - Vox

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 14:40

Vox

Sucking carbon out of the air won't solve climate change
Vox
The projects that are most familiar as carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) — namely, facilities that capture CO2 from the exhaust stream of a fossil-fueled power plant or heavy industrial process, like the (failed) Kemper power plant in Mississippi ...
Liberal Philanthropy is Dooming the Planet to Climate Disaster, Documents RevealMintpress News
New Zealand: Zero Carbon Bill consultation beginsMondaq News Alerts

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Students from Columbia University Place First in Net Impact's Inaugural “Drawdown INNOVATE” Challenge - CSRwire.com (press release)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 12:57

Students from Columbia University Place First in Net Impact's Inaugural “Drawdown INNOVATE” Challenge
CSRwire.com (press release)
This process, known as carbon sequestration, can sink almost 88,000 tons of C02 per 400-acre farm, the equivalent of planting 2.25 million trees. The two other finalists, Team Eat Fresh (Sophia Dossin, Kailun Yin, and Sean Fallon from Washington ...

North Bay Resources Inc. (NBRI) Issues Update on Tulameen Platinum Project - GlobeNewswire (press release)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 12:46

North Bay Resources Inc. (NBRI) Issues Update on Tulameen Platinum Project
GlobeNewswire (press release)
Olivine, CO2 Sequestration, and the Carbon Credit Market. In addition to the well-established evidence of extensive Platinum Group Metals (PGM) mineralization on the property, the Company notes that the ground covered by the Tulameen Platinum Project ...

This “carbon removal marketplace” will make buying offsets easier - Fast Company

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 10:01

Fast Company

This “carbon removal marketplace” will make buying offsets easier
Fast Company
The technique helps plants pull more carbon from the air and store it in the soil. The farm will also use other “carbon farming” methods, like planting trees on pastures and managed grazing. In doing so, it could sequester an average of 295 metric tons ...

New method reduces the cost of scrubbing CO2 from the atmosphere - Digital Journal

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 20:19

Digital Journal

New method reduces the cost of scrubbing CO2 from the atmosphere
Digital Journal
... cost the direct capture of CO2 from the atmosphere. If this does prove to be cost-saving, it would shoot down the nay-sayers who have said direct carbon capture would never be viable. This same process could be used for carbon sequestration, where ...

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Out and About in Petaluma - Petaluma Argus Courier

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 19:01

Petaluma Argus Courier

Out and About in Petaluma
Petaluma Argus Courier
Jeff Creque of the Marin Carbon Project will appear at the Cavenaugh Center on Wednesday, June 20, from 7-8:30 p.m., talking about strtegies to remove CO2 from the atmosphere through strategic use of carbon sequestration in agriculture and landscape ...

Seeing the Iowa Great Lakes as a clean economic model for Iowa - Dickinson County News

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 14:59

Seeing the Iowa Great Lakes as a clean economic model for Iowa
Dickinson County News
There are opportunities to restore natural landscape features with benefits to soil and nutrient retention while also adding soil health, carbon sequestration and outdoor recreation into the mix. A look back. The Prairie Lakes Conference and Blue Water ...

Secret gardens: A global tour of hidden urban oases - Curbed

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 19:19

Curbed

Secret gardens: A global tour of hidden urban oases
Curbed
While all urban parks and green space provide important benefits to cities, from shade and cooling to carbon sequestration and even health benefits, the secret oases and local gems collected in Musgrave's book offer a tranquil antidote to urban life ...

Africa's baobab trees can live for more than 1000 years, but many of the oldest and largest are dying - Orlando Sentinel

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 16:52

Orlando Sentinel

Africa's baobab trees can live for more than 1000 years, but many of the oldest and largest are dying
Orlando Sentinel
... with unique architectures, remarkable regeneration properties and high cultural and historic value,” lead author Adrian Patrut, a chemist at Babes-Bolyai University in Romania, said in an email. In addition, “they play an important role in carbon ...

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Can Hawaii Go Carbon Neutral by 2045? - Singularity Hub

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 15:14

Singularity Hub

Can Hawaii Go Carbon Neutral by 2045?
Singularity Hub
Yet if Hawaii achieves “carbon neutral” status by trading emissions with other parties, it won't set a roadmap that the rest of the world can hope to follow. And while soil carbon sequestration and afforestation can help reduce carbon emissions, they ...

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