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​Construction to commence on Alberta Carbon Trunk Line as Wolf gets in on the deal - JWN

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 19:15

JWN

​Construction to commence on Alberta Carbon Trunk Line as Wolf gets in on the deal
JWN
Under the deal, Wolf will construct, own, and operate the CO2 capture and pipeline transportation assets. Enhance will continue to be the owner and operator of the EOR project and carbon sequestration. The Alberta Carbon Trunk Line will be Wolf's ...

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Climate Action Plan update kicks off with meeting at Escondido City Hall - Coast News

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 17:25

Coast News

Climate Action Plan update kicks off with meeting at Escondido City Hall
Coast News
Broken up into different categories such as Transportation, Carbon Sequestration, Energy and Solid Waste, some of those solutions included building more roundabouts in the city's streets, installing more electric vehicle charging stations and ...

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Nitrogen pollution is choking forests' carbon-protecting fungi - Mongabay.com

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 11:50

Mongabay.com

Nitrogen pollution is choking forests' carbon-protecting fungi
Mongabay.com
To find out if forests are indeed sensitive to nitrogen pollution, and if this pollution affects carbon sequestration, Averill's team overlaid maps of nitrogen pollution in the United States onto those of temperate forest distribution. “People have ...

Bhutan has more than 709 million MT in carbon stock - Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 09:43

Bhutan has more than 709 million MT in carbon stock
Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper
The estimated sequestration capacity of our forest is 6.3 million metric tonnes of CO2 while the emissions for year 2000 was only 1.6 million tons of CO2 equivalent. This was largely due to huge areas of forest cover, low levels of industrial activity ...

Waste not, want not - UN Environment (press release)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 03:21

UN Environment (press release)

Waste not, want not
UN Environment (press release)
“From improving the productivity of soil to achieve higher yields, to helping manage waste and increasing carbon sequestration capacity – the advantages are clear. It's now time to think about how to upscale the findings of the project to reach even ...

Natural habitat can help farmers control pests, but not always a win-win - Science Daily

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 08/02/2018 - 23:32

Natural habitat can help farmers control pests, but not always a win-win
Science Daily
"There may be a lot of other benefits from natural habitat, such as pollination or carbon sequestration. But we need to be forthright about knowing when habitat conservation will be advantageous in terms of pests and when other means of pest control ...

A call for seagrass protection - Science Magazine

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 08/02/2018 - 17:50

Science Magazine

A call for seagrass protection
Science Magazine
Seagrass meadows supply a vast suite of ecosystem services such as carbon sequestration, fisheries support, and coastal protection. They are part of an interconnected seascape; degradation of any habitat in this seascape has negative consequences for ...

New Minerals Council boss vows technology-neutral energy policy - The Australian Financial Review

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 08/02/2018 - 14:17

The Australian Financial Review

New Minerals Council boss vows technology-neutral energy policy
The Australian Financial Review
That Canberra experience has been complemented by time running the Co2CRC member organisation, which is developing carbon sequestration projects in Victoria and has recently counted oil giants Shell and Chevron as members. That background ...

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Global Carbon Sequestration Market Research Report: Subdivision And Analysis By Current Trends, Development And ... - theaerospacenews.com

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 08/02/2018 - 08:41

Global Carbon Sequestration Market Research Report: Subdivision And Analysis By Current Trends, Development And ...
theaerospacenews.com
Global Carbon Sequestration market report is a unique business planning tool that helps to prioritize regional sales activities, define realistic sales targets, keep track of competitor's activities by understanding market shares, identify potential to ...

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Earth Overshoot Day came early this year. That's a bad thing. - Popular Science

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 20:08

Popular Science

Earth Overshoot Day came early this year. That's a bad thing.
Popular Science
The final number is influenced by things like the rate of carbon emissions compared to the carbon sequestration offered by land, deforestation and overfishing, our ability to process waste, electricity and other energy usage, and the size of the human ...

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Eugene to plant sequoias for 2021 World Track & Field Championships - The Register-Guard

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 14:15

The Register-Guard

Eugene to plant sequoias for 2021 World Track & Field Championships
The Register-Guard
City officials said giant sequoias were their tree-of-choice for this project because of their low maintenance, resistance to harsh weather, long lifespan and efficiency of carbon sequestration — the ability to take in large amounts of carbon from the ...

Bushland and farmland not always good neighbours - Cosmos

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 14:05

Cosmos

Bushland and farmland not always good neighbours
Cosmos
“There may be a lot of other benefits from natural habitat, such as pollination or carbon sequestration. But we need to be forthright about knowing when habitat conservation will be advantageous in terms of pests and when other means of pest control ...

Transforming Digital Currency: How Trading In Carbon Can Save The Planet - CleanTechnica

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 08/01/2018 - 10:00

CleanTechnica

Transforming Digital Currency: How Trading In Carbon Can Save The Planet
CleanTechnica
It has a long track record of carbon sequestration through reforestation as part of its approach.” In other words, the company is well versed in the technical aspects of not only digital currencies, but also in incorporating carbon sequestration into ...

To Stop Greenhouse Gases, Quit Converting Forest to Farmland - Modern Farmer

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 07/31/2018 - 23:45

Modern Farmer

To Stop Greenhouse Gases, Quit Converting Forest to Farmland
Modern Farmer
It's estimated that the earth's soil holds up to 2.4 trillion tons of carbon, acting like a storage unit for greenhouse gases. It's called sequestration. There are ways for farmers to encourage sequestration, but a new study suggests that those ...

'Renew lease period of forest land for research centre' | Deccan Herald - Deccan Herald

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 07/31/2018 - 18:51

Deccan Herald

'Renew lease period of forest land for research centre' | Deccan Herald
Deccan Herald
A delegation has requested for that the CPCRI Research Centre, Kidu, be retained in its present location by renewing the lease agreement by waiving the net ...
Environment Ministry urged to renew lease agreement of CPCRI's ...The Hindu BusinessLine

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Soil carbon project hailed a success - Farming Ahead (press release)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 07/31/2018 - 16:17

Soil carbon project hailed a success
Farming Ahead (press release)
CAMBI confirmed that, in the right conditions, landholders can achieve a substantial rate of soil carbon sequestration. The Australian Government subsequently introduced new carbon schemes, including the Carbon Farming Initiative and Emissions ...

Soil carbon project hailed a success - Farming Ahead (press release)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 07/31/2018 - 16:17

Soil carbon project hailed a success
Farming Ahead (press release)
CAMBI confirmed that, in the right conditions, landholders can achieve a substantial rate of soil carbon sequestration. The Australian Government subsequently introduced new carbon schemes, including the Carbon Farming Initiative and Emissions ...

70 years of aid: NRCS continues assisting conservation district - Cadillac News

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 07/31/2018 - 08:08

Cadillac News

70 years of aid: NRCS continues assisting conservation district
Cadillac News
CSP also encourages the adoption of cutting-edge technologies and new management techniques such as precision agriculture applications, on-site carbon storage, planting for high carbon sequestration rate, and new soil amendments to improve water ...

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'Woodlands partnership' wins passage in Legislature - Berkshire Eagle

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 07/31/2018 - 00:39

'Woodlands partnership' wins passage in Legislature
Berkshire Eagle
At the same time, the law nods to concerns about air and water quality, carbon sequestration, fish and wildlife habitat and biological diversity. The Berkshires communities involved are Adams, Cheshire, Clarksburg, Florida, New Ashford, North Adams ...

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Natural habitat can help farmers control pests, but not always a win-win - UC Santa Cruz (press release)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 07/30/2018 - 19:26

UC Santa Cruz (press release)

Natural habitat can help farmers control pests, but not always a win-win
UC Santa Cruz (press release)
“There may be a lot of other benefits from natural habitat, such as pollination or carbon sequestration. But we need to be forthright about knowing when habitat conservation will be advantageous in terms of pests and when other means of pest control ...

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