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New source of global nitrogen could help soil store more CO2 - UPI ... - UPI.com

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 13:37

UPI.com

New source of global nitrogen could help soil store more CO2 - UPI ...
UPI.com
Scientists thought plants got all their nitrogen from the atmosphere. New research shows Earth's bedrock supplies as much as a quarter of the planet's nitrogen.
New source of global nitrogen discovered: Rocks could hold key to ...Science Daily

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New source of global nitrogen could help soil store more CO2 - UPI.com

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 13:37

UPI.com

New source of global nitrogen could help soil store more CO2
UPI.com
We think that this nitrogen may allow forests and grasslands to sequester more fossil fuel CO2 emissions than previously thought." Nitrogen is essential to the carbon sequestration process, but until now, scientists thought ecosystems were limited to ...

New source of global nitrogen discovered - Space Daily

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 07:15

New source of global nitrogen discovered
Space Daily
For centuries, the prevailing science has indicated that all of the nitrogen on Earth available to plants comes from the atmosphere. But a study from the University of California, Davis, indicates that more than a quarter comes from Earth's bedrock ...

The Nationals should support carbon farming, not coal - The Conversation AU

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 04:26

The Conversation AU

The Nationals should support carbon farming, not coal
The Conversation AU
To make it all work, the government first created the system of Australian Carbon Credit Units (ACCUs). This system commodifies the outputs of carbon farming, so these can be traded. In this system, a carbon farmer must show either a reduction in ...

Aker Solutions Canada becomes first to purchase locally-grown carbon credits - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 23:45

TheChronicleHerald.ca

Aker Solutions Canada becomes first to purchase locally-grown carbon credits
TheChronicleHerald.ca
The company is also actively engaged in developing carbon sequestration products for clients that allow for the long-term storage of emissions in an effort to slow climate change. “I'm very glad that Aker's making a step forward because they are a ...

Massive source of 'missing' nitrogen could revolutionise climate change projections - The Independent

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 20:06

The Independent

Massive source of 'missing' nitrogen could revolutionise climate change projections
The Independent
Plant life play a major role in shielding the world from the worst effects of climate change, as it sucks large quantities of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and sequesters – or stores – it. This has led many experts to call for more trees to be ...

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Source of Earth's nitrogen supply could help store carbon - Earth.com

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 18:33

Earth.com

Source of Earth's nitrogen supply could help store carbon
Earth.com
“This runs counter the centuries-long paradigm that has laid the foundation for the environmental sciences. We think that this nitrogen may allow forests and grasslands to sequester more fossil fuel CO2 emissions than previously thought.” Nitrogen is a ...

New source of global nitrogen discovered: Earth's bedrock - National Science Foundation (press release)

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 18:22

National Science Foundation (press release)

New source of global nitrogen discovered: Earth's bedrock
National Science Foundation (press release)
Geology and carbon sequestration. Rock-derived nitrogen may fuel the growth of forests and grasslands, and allow them to sequester more carbon dioxide than previously thought. Mapping the nutrient profiles in rocks for their carbon uptake potential ...
New source of global nitrogen discoveredPhys.Org

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New source of global nitrogen discovered: Earth's bedrock - National Science Foundation (press release)

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 18:22

National Science Foundation (press release)

New source of global nitrogen discovered: Earth's bedrock
National Science Foundation (press release)
Geology and carbon sequestration. Rock-derived nitrogen may fuel the growth of forests and grasslands, and allow them to sequester more carbon dioxide than previously thought. Mapping the nutrient profiles in rocks for their carbon uptake potential ...

New Source of Global Nitrogen Discovered - UC Davis

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 18:19

UC Davis

New Source of Global Nitrogen Discovered
UC Davis
The discovery could greatly improve climate change projections, which rely on understanding the carbon cycle. This newly identified source of nitrogen could also feed the carbon cycle on land, allowing ecosystems to pull more emissions out of the ...

New Source of Global Nitrogen Discovered - UC Davis

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 18:19

New Source of Global Nitrogen Discovered
UC Davis
The discovery could greatly improve climate change projections, which rely on understanding the carbon cycle. This newly identified source of nitrogen could also feed the carbon cycle on land, allowing ecosystems to pull more emissions out of the ...

Colorado Playwright Digs Deep For Play About 'Dirt' - KUNC

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 11:08

Colorado Playwright Digs Deep For Play About 'Dirt'
KUNC
“What we know about soil, for example, or carbon sequestration or climate change or bacteria or fungi,” Pritchett said. “And bring it out to a story that involves love and compassion and tears and fear, and then you're not preaching to the audience ...

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Carbon Sequestration Market Outlook 2022: Market Trends, Segmentation, Development and Competitive Landscape - satPRnews (press release)

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 10:48

Carbon Sequestration Market Outlook 2022: Market Trends, Segmentation, Development and Competitive Landscape
satPRnews (press release)
Global Carbon Sequestration Market – Industry Size, Share, Trends, Analysis and Forecasts 2022 predicts the projected growth rate of Carbon Sequestration technologies. Carbon Sequestration market report constitutes an executive summary outlining the ...

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Sustainable use of forests mitigates climate change in many ways, study - Tech Explorist (press release)

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 08:14

Tech Explorist (press release)

Sustainable use of forests mitigates climate change in many ways, study
Tech Explorist (press release)
Professor Heli Peltola from the School of Forest Sciences said, “For example, our research groups are currently studying the responses and adaptation mechanisms of trees and other forest and peatland vegetation to changes in environmental factors, the ...

Aker Solutions Canada becomes first oil and gas sector firm in N.L. ... - The Telegram

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 01:58

The Telegram

Aker Solutions Canada becomes first oil and gas sector firm in N.L. ...
The Telegram
It will be next January before the province's yet-to-be-released carbon pricing plan is passed into law, but that's not stopping one company from getting ahead of the game. Earlier this week, Aker Solutions Canada became the first.

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Aker Solutions Canada becomes first oil and gas sector firm in NL to purchase locally grown carbon credits - The Telegram

Thu, 04/05/2018 - 01:53

The Telegram

Aker Solutions Canada becomes first oil and gas sector firm in NL to purchase locally grown carbon credits
The Telegram
Between 2016 and 2017, the company shaved off over 18,000 megawatt hours of energy consumption and reduced total carbon dioxide emissions by 3,750 tonnes. The company is also actively engaged in developing carbon sequestration products for clients that ...

Elsinore Residents Invited To Weigh In On Future Downtown Project - Patch.com

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 22:01

Patch.com

Elsinore Residents Invited To Weigh In On Future Downtown Project
Patch.com
... sidewalk infrastructure gaps, striping of bike lanes, install a pre-fabricated pedestrian and bicycle bridge over the Outflow Channel, and install high carbon sequestering street trees in the parkways throughout the project footprint. The project ...

Bullish Story With Corn Developing, $4.50 Possible With Hiccup - agprofessional.com

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 18:57

agprofessional.com

Bullish Story With Corn Developing, $4.50 Possible With Hiccup
agprofessional.com
Reducing deforestation and increasing soil carbon sequestration in agriculture could significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions. ( JoAnn Alumbaugh ). When the USDA released its Prospective Plantings Report last week, it was forecasting for soybean ...

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Global Carbon Sequestration Market Size, Status,Analysis by Regions and Forecast 2022 - Business Services

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 17:20

Global Carbon Sequestration Market Size, Status,Analysis by Regions and Forecast 2022
Business Services
The data and the information regarding the Global Carbon Sequestration Market are taken from reliable sources such as websites, annual reports of the companies, journals, and others. The facts and data are represented in the report using diagrams ...

Trap, contain and convert - Washington University in St. Louis Newsroom

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 16:17

Washington University in St. Louis Newsroom

Trap, contain and convert
Washington University in St. Louis Newsroom
Environmental scientists trying to mitigate the effects of CO2 have experimented with injecting it deep underground, where it becomes trapped. These trials have mainly taken place in sandstone aquifers, however, the injected CO2 primarily remains ...

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