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Bio-potential highlighted - Latrobe Valley Express

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 07:00

Latrobe Valley Express

Bio-potential highlighted
Latrobe Valley Express
VAFI chief executive Tim Johnston said the world was transitioning to a bi-economy, which would build upon the unique strengths and properties of forest fibres - from their renewability, carbon sequestration capacity and recyclability. "Australia is ...

Bridging the Gap Between Carbon Dioxide and Hydrogen - Product Design & Development

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 14:50

Bridging the Gap Between Carbon Dioxide and Hydrogen
Product Design & Development
The cost of operating the SMR process, and the potential additional costs of carbon taxes and carbon sequestration, puts hydrogen production by SMR at risk for significant cost increases -- especially in smaller scale operations that might provide the ...

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Planting more trees can help offset carbon emissions - chinadialogue (blog)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:46

Planting more trees can help offset carbon emissions
chinadialogue (blog)
The analysis also shows how countries can protect, expand and improve the management of forested lands, which act as crucial “carbon sinks” to keep emissions out of the atmosphere – a key component to meeting the Paris Agreement's goal of limiting ...

Industry advocates say diesel emissions are near zero - Agri-Pulse

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 11:03

Agri-Pulse

Industry advocates say diesel emissions are near zero
Agri-Pulse
... generation (2011 and newer) clean diesel technologies equates to reducing NOx (nitrogen oxide) emissions from all cars on the road for six years, reducing PM (particulate matter) emissions from all cars on the road for 30 years, and a carbon ...

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Process could turn methane to clean-burning hydrogen, without producing CO2 - ScienceBlog.com (blog)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 07:38

Process could turn methane to clean-burning hydrogen, without producing CO2
ScienceBlog.com (blog)
The cost of operating the SMR process, and the potential additional costs of carbon taxes and carbon sequestration, puts hydrogen production by SMR at risk for significant cost increases — especially in smaller scale operations that might provide the ...

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We Are Still In and We're More Committed than Ever - Forbes

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 20:33

Forbes

We Are Still In and We're More Committed than Ever
Forbes
Target and Walmart highlighted the importance of renewable energy procurement. And Fetzer Wines showcased their innovative carbon sequestration system -- a practice that earned them one of this year's Momentum for Change awards from the UNFCC.

Researchers develop potentially low-cost, low-emissions technology that can convert methane without forming CO2 - Phys.Org

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 19:27

Phys.Org

Researchers develop potentially low-cost, low-emissions technology that can convert methane without forming CO2
Phys.Org
The cost of operating the SMR process, and the potential additional costs of carbon taxes and carbon sequestration, puts hydrogen production by SMR at risk for significant cost increases—especially in smaller scale operations that might provide the ...

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Bridging the gap: Potentially low-cost, low-emissions technology that ... - Science Daily

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 19:13

Bridging the gap: Potentially low-cost, low-emissions technology that ...
Science Daily
A potentially low-cost, low-emissions technology has been designed that can convert methane without forming carbon dioxide.

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Keeping up with the coniferous - Quad

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 17:59

Quad

Keeping up with the coniferous
Quad
Using this information, the U.S. Forest Service's i-Tree software calculated the benefits provided by the trees, such as stormwater capture, air pollutant uptake, carbon sequestration and energy savings for buildings. Since its creation, the tree ...

After the Boom: Enhanced oil recovery combines CO2, pressure to boost production - Petoskey News-Review

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 17:39

Petoskey News-Review

After the Boom: Enhanced oil recovery combines CO2, pressure to boost production
Petoskey News-Review
“So the Department of Energy says 'Can we find a way to capture that stuff at the source point and first of all put it away so that it doesn't do anything negative to anybody?'” he said. “And secondly, 'Are there ways we can do that, that we can reduce ...

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Lawrence Livermore Lab Researchers Earn Prestigious Awards - Patch.com

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 15:23

Patch.com

Lawrence Livermore Lab Researchers Earn Prestigious Awards
Patch.com
Known as the NRAP Toolset, the package of 10 science-based computational tools supports industry and regulatory agencies as they design and implement safe and effective geologic carbon storage projects to sequester large volumes of human-made ...

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Study: Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces - Bizcommunity.com

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 10:44

Study: Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces
Bizcommunity.com
The study found the United States has the highest total annual potential to store carbon in the soil, followed by India, China, Russia and Australia, if soil management is improved. Carbon sequestration could be increased intensively in parts of ...

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Study: Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces - Bizcommunity.com

GCS IN THE NEWS - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 10:44

Study: Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces
Bizcommunity.com
The study found the United States has the highest total annual potential to store carbon in the soil, followed by India, China, Russia and Australia, if soil management is improved. Carbon sequestration could be increased intensively in parts of ...

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Richmond snares more than $7.2 million in greening grants - East Bay Times

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 21:57

Richmond snares more than $7.2 million in greening grants
East Bay Times
Funded under the state's Cap-and-Trade Program, the grants support projects that reduce the production of greenhouse gases through carbon sequestration and discourage motor vehicle travel and other energy consumption, according to an announcement ...

Bridging the Gap - The UCSB Current

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 21:48

The UCSB Current

Bridging the Gap
The UCSB Current
The cost of operating the SMR process, and the potential additional costs of carbon taxes and carbon sequestration, puts hydrogen production by SMR at risk for significant cost increases — especially in smaller scale operations that might provide the ...

Hydrological implications of rapid global warming - Science Daily

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 18:22

Hydrological implications of rapid global warming
Science Daily
... Pancost, Andy Ridgwell, Laia Alegret, Rob Duller, and Stephen T. Grimes. Orbital forcing of terrestrial hydrology, weathering and carbon sequestration during the Palaeocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum. Climate of the Past, 2017 DOI: 10.5194/cp-2017-131 ...

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Researcher says 'radical farming ideas' could trap more carbon dioxide in soil - The Columbian

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 17:52

The Columbian

Researcher says 'radical farming ideas' could trap more carbon dioxide in soil
The Columbian
The pool indicates Earth has a way of getting carbon out of the atmosphere and stashing it away. That method is known as carbon sequestration. If humans can harness that technique, they may be able to make a dent in rapid global climate change, he said.

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Is mass timber really sustainable? - The Architect's Newspaper

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 16:35

The Architect's Newspaper

Is mass timber really sustainable?
The Architect's Newspaper
Third, and perhaps counter-intuitively, many environmentalists believe that harvesting trees allows forests to become more efficient at carbon sequestration. The logic is simple: When a tree is harvested, it stores carbon, then when another tree is ...

Guyra Paraguay celebrates 20 years of science and conservation - BirdLife International

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 15:08

Guyra Paraguay celebrates 20 years of science and conservation
BirdLife International
The San Rafael – Tekoha Guasu Reserve is preventing the emission of more than 4 million metric tons of CO2 to the atmosphere that would have contributed to climate change, and we have planted more than 50,000 native trees using local resources to ...

Avoid senseless logging - The Register-Guard

GCS IN THE NEWS - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 14:57

Avoid senseless logging
The Register-Guard
I am an Oregonian, and one thing I love about this state is how many beautiful forests we have. Our acres of forestland are what make our state unique, but the House of Representatives passed a bill Nov. 1 that will put our forests in danger. House ...

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