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New battery gobbles up carbon dioxide - MIT News

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 16:14

MIT News

New battery gobbles up carbon dioxide
MIT News
This approach is different from releasing the carbon dioxide back to the gas phase for long-term storage, as is now used in carbon capture and sequestration, or CCS. That field generally looks at ways of capturing carbon dioxide from a power plant ...

Autumn Warming No Longer Accelerating Carbon Loss in the North - Eos

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 12:35

Eos

Autumn Warming No Longer Accelerating Carbon Loss in the North
Eos
Because this response could partially offset the impacts of warming on carbon sequestration occurring during the northern latitudes' growing season, these results underscore the importance of considering how the carbon cycle varies during the region's ...

Regenerative ranching topic of lecture - Peninsula Daily News

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 08:38

Regenerative ranching topic of lecture
Peninsula Daily News
She blends principles of nature and permaculture, saying that “by mimicking patterns found in nature, communities can cultivate food with greater nutrition while providing carbon sequestration and returning biodiversity and abundance to the land ...

North Bay leaders converge on climate change at Novato summit - Marin Independent Journal

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 00:27

Marin Independent Journal

North Bay leaders converge on climate change at Novato summit
Marin Independent Journal
One workshop focused on transportation and mobility to discuss changes to city vehicle fleets, public transit systems and working conditions. Another workshop tackled carbon sequestration and regenerative agriculture. Discussions on carbon-free cities, ...

OPINION: Alaskans can help lead transition to a carbon-free society - Homer Tribune

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 20:55

OPINION: Alaskans can help lead transition to a carbon-free society
Homer Tribune
Around the world, nation-states are taking action by placing a price on carbon, transitioning to renewable energy, reimagining transportation, and designing carbon sequestration technologies. As the state warming twice as fast as the others, Alaska has ...

California Governor Signs 100% Renewables into Law as the State Aims for Carbon Neutrality - IISD Reporting Services

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 19:33

California Governor Signs 100% Renewables into Law as the State Aims for Carbon Neutrality
IISD Reporting Services
To achieve its goals, California will reduce carbon pollution, increase carbon sequestration in forests, soils and other natural landscapes, and implement programmes to improve air quality and public health, especially in the state's most impacted ...

How Nordic marine forests can help fight climate change - Phys.Org

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 15:30

Phys.Org

How Nordic marine forests can help fight climate change
Phys.Org
And the Independent Research Fund Denmark has funded the project CARMA: CARbon sequestration by Greenland's MArine forests in a warming Arctic—a 3-year project starting 1. December 2018 with the aim of exploring the role of Arctic kelp forests in ...

To make coal as carbon neutral as solar requires vast swaths of land - Anthropoce

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 12:00

Anthropoce

To make coal as carbon neutral as solar requires vast swaths of land
Anthropoce
So they evaluated how much tree-covered land would be needed to offset emissions from traditional coal plants, plants with carbon sequestration, and the greenhouse gases produced when making solar panels. To do this, they used 100 different data ...

How Nordic marine forests can help fight climate change - ScienceNordic

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 04:34

ScienceNordic

How Nordic marine forests can help fight climate change
ScienceNordic
In our previous article we explored how marine forests such as kelp and eelgrass provide a two-pronged approach to help combat climate change by soaking up CO2 from the atmosphere and locking it away at the seabed, so-called Blue Carbon. We also showed ...

We can't fight climate change without national leadership [Opinion] - Houston Chronicle

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 17:10

Houston Chronicle

We can't fight climate change without national leadership [Opinion]
Houston Chronicle
The bill eliminating power plant emissions will get California only one-sixth of the way there. Emissions from other industries and vehicles are far more difficult to clean up. Carbon sequestration technologies are still in their infancy, and there's ...

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IBC: Natural infrastructure is needed in order to mitigate rising flood costs - Insurance Business

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 08:30

Insurance Business

IBC: Natural infrastructure is needed in order to mitigate rising flood costs
Insurance Business
To address the rising costs of flooding across Canada, the Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) has released a new report that calls for communities to consider smarter “green” infrastructure. IBC collaborated with the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation ...

California Aims to Become Carbon-Free by 2045—Is That Feasible? - Manufacturing.net

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:06

California Aims to Become Carbon-Free by 2045—Is That Feasible?
Manufacturing.net
California Governor Jerry Brown has signed a new law mandating that the electricity the state consumes not cause carbon emissions by 2045. He also issued an executive order that goes even further: it commits California to "achieve carbon neutrality ...

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Carbon Sequestration Market 2023: Research Methodology Focuses on Exploring Major Factors Influencing the ... - The FentonPost

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:41

Herald of Business

Carbon Sequestration Market 2023: Research Methodology Focuses on Exploring Major Factors Influencing the ...
The FentonPost
Carbon Sequestration Market is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Carbon Sequestration industry with a focus on the Chinese market. The report provides key statistics on the market status of the Carbon Sequestration ...
Carbon Sequestration Market Research Report 2017: Share, Evolution By Top Company, Geographical Region ...The Lansing Post
Global Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market 2018 -Engie(Netherlands), Shell(Netherlands), Chevron(US)Herald of Business

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Marine forests - Natures own carbon capture and storage - ScienceNordic

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 06:53

ScienceNordic

Marine forests - Natures own carbon capture and storage
ScienceNordic
Kelp forests and seagrass meadows soak up carbon dioxide and help protect our coasts against rising seas. ... In fact the carbon sinks that form beneath these marine forests store just as much carbon as forests on land and accumulate at a much faster rate.

Carbon Sequestration Market Research Report 2017: Share, Evolution By Top Company, Geographical Region ... - The Lansing Post

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 04:40

Herald of Business

Carbon Sequestration Market Research Report 2017: Share, Evolution By Top Company, Geographical Region ...
The Lansing Post
Global Carbon Sequestration market offers significant insights on strategic analysis of many companies and the value chain analysis of Carbon Sequestration. Detailed study of features that drive and limit the development of the market is provided. Also ...
Global Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market 2018 -Engie(Netherlands), Shell(Netherlands), Chevron(US)Herald of Business

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Climate: Feeding the soil, Part 2 - Lake County News Chronicle

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 19:17

Lake County News Chronicle

Climate: Feeding the soil, Part 2
Lake County News Chronicle
As an added bonus, they sequester, or absorb, carbon into the soil. This is not a small-scale problem or solution. By simply reducing lost carbon to “tolerable” amounts — the amount that it can lose and still, theoretically, be replaced each year ...

Climate: Feeding the soil, Part 2 - Lake County News Chronicle

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 19:17

Lake County News Chronicle

Climate: Feeding the soil, Part 2
Lake County News Chronicle
As an added bonus, they sequester, or absorb, carbon into the soil. This is not a small-scale problem or solution. By simply reducing lost carbon to “tolerable” amounts — the amount that it can lose and still, theoretically, be replaced each year ...

Granite Geek: There's lots of carbon trapped in the soil, and we really want it to stay there - Concord Monitor

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 19:16

Concord Monitor

Granite Geek: There's lots of carbon trapped in the soil, and we really want it to stay there
Concord Monitor
We need actual data about what practices work in sequestering carbon if we're going to minimize the damage of climate change. “New plant inputs into deeper soils might store more carbon away from the atmosphere,” she said, pointing to options such as ...

Letter of the Day: Carbon tax is necessary - The Province

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 16:06

The Province

Letter of the Day: Carbon tax is necessary
The Province
For example, carbon sequestration by means of zero-till agriculture and carbon stored in Saskatchewan's northern forests as well as uranium exports to other countries count only marginally in efforts to recuse existing high levels of emissions in the ...

Letter of the Day: Carbon tax is necessary - Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 16:02

Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Letter of the Day: Carbon tax is necessary
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
For example, carbon sequestration by means of zero-till agriculture and carbon stored in Saskatchewan's northern forests as well as uranium exports to other countries count only marginally in efforts to recuse existing high levels of emissions in the ...

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