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Kerri Timmer: California's next governor must prioritize clean energy economy - Sierra Sun

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 10/04/2018 - 22:04

Sierra Sun

Kerri Timmer: California's next governor must prioritize clean energy economy
Sierra Sun
Through sound forest management, fuel load reduction, and biomass utilization, California can maintain the carbon sequestration benefits of healthy forests while reducing the detrimental impacts and emissions of wildfires. Sustainable forest management ...

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Species-rich forests store twice as much carbon as monocultures - Science Daily

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 10/04/2018 - 19:38

Science Daily

Species-rich forests store twice as much carbon as monocultures
Science Daily
The full level of carbon sequestration and thus mitigation of global warming can only be achieved with a mix of species. In addition, species-rich forests also contribute towards protecting the world's threatened biodiversity," ex-plains Bernhard Schmid.

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Species-rich forests store twice as much carbon as monocultures - EurekAlert (press release)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 10/04/2018 - 18:03

EurekAlert (press release)

Species-rich forests store twice as much carbon as monocultures
EurekAlert (press release)
The full level of carbon sequestration and thus mitigation of global warming can only be achieved with a mix of species. In addition, species-rich forests also contribute towards protecting the world's threatened biodiversity," ex-plains Bernhard Schmid.

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How Can Soil Quality Slow Global Warming? - International Environmental Technology

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 10/04/2018 - 10:30

How Can Soil Quality Slow Global Warming?
International Environmental Technology
“As someone who has been working on carbon sequestration for a long time, I have always had this question in the back of my mind, 'Will sequestration in soils make a difference with climate change at a global scale?'” explained Whendee Silver, lead ...

Primary tropical forests are best but regrowing forests are also vital to biodiversity - EurekAlert (press release)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 10/04/2018 - 08:32

EurekAlert (press release)

Primary tropical forests are best but regrowing forests are also vital to biodiversity
EurekAlert (press release)
"Our results show that novel secondary forests can deliver a range of high-value ecosystem services, including carbon sequestration, habitat provision, and the suite of services linked to biomass resilience, such as soil conservation and the ...

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Global Carbon Sequestration Market 2022 Analysis, Forecast, Overview, Growth Impact and Demand by Regions - Zherald

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 10/04/2018 - 04:53

Zherald

Global Carbon Sequestration Market 2022 Analysis, Forecast, Overview, Growth Impact and Demand by Regions
Zherald
Global Carbon Sequestration Market shows the continuous positive developments in major regions like North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South America, Middle East and Africa. Carbon Sequestration Market report includes historic data, present market ...
Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market 2023 includes Market Competition News, Trend, Merger, Consolidation and ...RBTE Report

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Costa Rica Set to Achieve Carbon Neutrality by 2021 - IDN InDepthNews | Analysis That Matters

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 10/04/2018 - 00:01

Costa Rica Set to Achieve Carbon Neutrality by 2021
IDN InDepthNews | Analysis That Matters
The PES was a way of rewarding small and medium landowners for the ecosystem services their forests provided, such as carbon sequestration, biodiversity preservation and protection of water springs. The lack of international funds boosted Costa Rica's ...

At global climate talks, US stresses uncertainty and value of fossil fuels - Science Magazine

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 10/03/2018 - 20:18

Science Magazine

At global climate talks, US stresses uncertainty and value of fossil fuels
Science Magazine
The study is expected to call for deep cuts in fossil fuel use and stepped carbon sequestration efforts in line with the lower temperature goal. It is also likely to warn that a 2° increase would cause substantial damage. But first, governments have ...
In Comments on New Climate Report, US Plays Up Uncertainties, Fossil FuelsScientific American

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In Comments on New Climate Report, US Plays Up Uncertainties, Fossil Fuels - Scientific American

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 10/03/2018 - 17:00

Scientific American

In Comments on New Climate Report, US Plays Up Uncertainties, Fossil Fuels
Scientific American
Top researchers are huddled with government officials in South Korea this week to confront the scientific consensus that maintaining a safe global climate will require immediate and aggressive action. The U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change ...
At global climate talks, US stresses uncertainty and value of fossil fuelsScience Magazine

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Whole orchard recycling project demonstration set for Oct. 17 - Western Farm Press

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 10/03/2018 - 13:28

Western Farm Press

Whole orchard recycling project demonstration set for Oct. 17
Western Farm Press
Emad Jahanzad, postdoctoral scientist at UC-Davis, will then discuss the soil health and carbon sequestration potential of orchard recycling. Zach and Garrett Fowler of the Waterford, Calif.-based Fowler Brothers Farming will give an orchard removal ...

Jackson Family Wines Pioneers Carbon Sequestration Technology ... - CSRwire.com (press release)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 10/03/2018 - 11:08

CSRwire.com (press release)

Jackson Family Wines Pioneers Carbon Sequestration Technology ...
CSRwire.com (press release)
SANTA ROSA, Calif., Oct. 03 /CSRwire/ - Jackson Family Wines today introduced an update in its 2018 series of sustainability progress reports toward the ...

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Jackson Family Wines Pioneers Carbon Sequestration Technology - Triple Pundit (blog)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 10/03/2018 - 11:08

Triple Pundit (blog)

Jackson Family Wines Pioneers Carbon Sequestration Technology
Triple Pundit (blog)
SANTA ROSA, Calif., /CSRwire/ – Jackson Family Wines today introduced an update in its 2018 series of sustainability progress reports toward the company's 2021 sustainability goals. Read our sustainability progress report here. A progressive leader in ...

How feasible is California's carbon-free-by-2045 goal? - GreenBiz

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 10/03/2018 - 08:09

How feasible is California's carbon-free-by-2045 goal?
GreenBiz
... none comes from coal. Going completely zero-carbon would require phasing out the state's natural gas power plants. On top of wind and solar energy, other generation options include geothermal, small nuclear reactors and carbon dioxide sequestration.

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Unraveling the geologic history of the Greater Green River Basin - Buckrail

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 23:26

Buckrail

Unraveling the geologic history of the Greater Green River Basin
Buckrail
Ranie has worked on coal bed natural gas drill rigs in Colorado's San Juan Basin, dabbled in Utah's uranium industry, and spent several years studying geologic carbon sequestration in Wyoming's basins. Since joining the WSGS in 2012, she has focused ...

Tonight a Virgin Atlantic 747 will fly on fuel made from industrial waste gas - Ars Technica

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 19:44

Ars Technica

Tonight a Virgin Atlantic 747 will fly on fuel made from industrial waste gas
Ars Technica
"And by recycling carbon already in the environment—in this case waste gas streams—it lets the world keep more petroleum sequestered in the ground." One of the major selling points for LanzaTech's technology is that it might eventually be able to ...

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Swiss Company Opens Its Third CO2-Capturing Site - Yale Environment 360

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 18:35

Yale Environment 360

Swiss Company Opens Its Third CO2-Capturing Site
Yale Environment 360
ClimeWorks, a Swiss company working to commercialize carbon sequestration technology, has opened its third carbon dioxide capture site, located in Troia, Italy. The new plant will suck 150 metric tons of CO2 from the atmosphere every year — the ...

County's Recovery and Resiliency Framework ready for public comment - Sonoma West

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 17:19

Sonoma West

County's Recovery and Resiliency Framework ready for public comment
Sonoma West
The forest actually comes back overstocked with trees (after clear cutting), it becomes very dense, which is bad for fire, bad for carbon sequestration and bad for biodiversity. “We put a lot of thinking into how we can improve forest health. I think ...

County's Recovery and Resiliency Framework ready for public comment - Sonoma West

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 17:19

Sonoma West

County's Recovery and Resiliency Framework ready for public comment
Sonoma West
The forest actually comes back overstocked with trees (after clear cutting), it becomes very dense, which is bad for fire, bad for carbon sequestration and bad for biodiversity. “We put a lot of thinking into how we can improve forest health. I think ...

Global Carbon Sequestration Market by 2023 Research Report by Opportunities, Regions, Size, Type, Application - Zherald

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 10/02/2018 - 04:24

Global Carbon Sequestration Market by 2023 Research Report by Opportunities, Regions, Size, Type, Application
Zherald
Global Carbon Sequestration market research report is an arrangement of brief assessment and wide explanation of truthful information of global market. Carbon Sequestration market report contains product type and application, market overview, market ...

Meet the newest recruits in California's war on climate change: carbon farmers - Santa Cruz Sentinel

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 10/01/2018 - 22:21

Meet the newest recruits in California's war on climate change: carbon farmers
Santa Cruz Sentinel
The authors, including Ohio State University soil scientist Rattan Lal, found that U.S. carbon farming eventually could lead to annual carbon sequestration of 83 million tons per year on agricultural soils. Given all available lands in the country ...

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