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Location, location, location: How to manage valuable landscapes for carbon sequestration - GreenBiz

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 09:09

GreenBiz

Location, location, location: How to manage valuable landscapes for carbon sequestration
GreenBiz
U.S. landscapes sequester hundreds of millions of tons of CO2 every year, storing carbon in trees and soils and offsetting fossil fuels. This carbon sequestration is critical as the United States is the third-largest country in the world, covers 6 ...

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Future of sustainable road transport debated at IRU World Congress 2018 - Fleet Transport

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Future of sustainable road transport debated at IRU World Congress 2018  Fleet Transport

As a leader in alternative powertrains for commercial vehicles, Iveco participated in the recent International Road Transport Unions (IRU) global event for road ...

Sequestering Carbon Dioxide Using a Novel Lithium Battery - DesignNews

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Sequestering Carbon Dioxide Using a Novel Lithium Battery  DesignNews

The carbonate reaction product of a new kind of battery can be used to store carbon dioxide from fossil fuel power plant emissions.

Unearthing evidence: Researchers examine processes that support soil health - Phys.Org

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Unearthing evidence: Researchers examine processes that support soil health  Phys.Org

Healthy soil contains carbon—and a mystery. Some carbon remains in the soil for millennia, but some decomposes quickly and escapes into the atmosphere.

Selling the forest to save it | A\J – Canada's Environmental Voice - Alternatives Journal

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Selling the forest to save it | A\J – Canada's Environmental Voice  Alternatives Journal

The best way to protect a forest is to make it worth something. A key question facing forest conservationists, therefore, is how do we make a forest worth more in ...

Connecticut’s Marshes: Past, Present, and Uncertain Future - UConn Today

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Connecticut’s Marshes: Past, Present, and Uncertain Future  UConn Today

A troubling report issued recently by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change states that Earth is just two decades away from disastrously high levels of ...

Grasslands among the best landscapes to curb climate change - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Grasslands among the best landscapes to curb climate change  University of Wisconsin-Madison

By Bekah McBride, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies. A study published Wednesday, November 14 in Science Advances by The Nature Conservancy ...

Carbon Sequestration Market 2018-2023:Pinpoint growth sectors and Booming CAGR Forecast with New Project ... - thebankingsector.com

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 04:53

thebankingsector.com

Carbon Sequestration Market 2018-2023:Pinpoint growth sectors and Booming CAGR Forecast with New Project ...
thebankingsector.com
The Global Carbon Sequestration Market Research Report Forecast 2018-2023 is a valuable source of knowledgeable data for business strategists and methodologies The study provides the overall industry overview along with the growth trends, past and ...

Farms and forests could be key to curbing greenhouse gas ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 03:11

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Farms and forests could be key to curbing greenhouse gas ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Managing the nation's landscapes with carbon in mind — from prairies to farms to urban and northern forests — could cut greenhouse gas emissions as much ...
Minnesota, U.S. land holds keys to staving off climate change ...Winona Daily News

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Minnesota, US land holds keys to staving off climate change - Winona Daily News

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 21:17

Winona Daily News

Minnesota, US land holds keys to staving off climate change
Winona Daily News
Sixty-three percent of the potential natural climate-change mitigation would come from increasing the ability of plants to store carbon instead of it going into the air as a polluting greenhouse gas. This process is also known as carbon sequestration.

Study: Cover crops, trees key to fighting climate change - Minnesota Public Radio News

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 19:50

Minnesota Public Radio News

Study: Cover crops, trees key to fighting climate change
Minnesota Public Radio News
Sixty-three percent of the potential natural climate-change mitigation would come from increasing the ability of plants to store carbon instead of it going into the air as a polluting greenhouse gas. This process is also known as carbon sequestration.

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Natural climate solutions for the United States - Science Advances

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 19:00

Natural climate solutions for the United States
Science Advances
Higher estimates than ours can be obtained by reforesting or afforesting areas that we excluded (e.g., productive crop and pasture lands and natural grasslands) and/or by using rates of carbon sequestration from plantation systems rather than from ...

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Soil organic carbon boosts soil productivity potentials, mitigates climate change - Ghana News Agency

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:54

Ghana News Agency

Soil organic carbon boosts soil productivity potentials, mitigates climate change
Ghana News Agency
Soil organic carbon, acting as a natural and important carbon sink, capable of reducing significantly atmospheric CO2 has prompted the creation of the “4 per 1000” Initiative on carbon sequestration in soils for food security and climate change mitigation.

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Regenerative agriculture gets ready for the spotlight in Brandon - Manitoba Co-operator

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 14:16

Manitoba Co-operator

Regenerative agriculture gets ready for the spotlight in Brandon
Manitoba Co-operator
Johnson, likewise, is a big name for anyone interested in microbial biodiversity and how it relates to carbon sequestration. Part of New Mexico State University's Institute for Sustainable Agricultural Research, Johnson is well known for his work ...

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Global Carbon Sequestration Market 2022: Opportunities and Challenges Explained - Leading Journal (blog)

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 13:18

Leading Journal (blog)

Global Carbon Sequestration Market 2022: Opportunities and Challenges Explained
Leading Journal (blog)
The Carbon Sequestration market research provides a complete analysis of the market which brings out the complete understandings of the industry, the report aims to deliver an opportunity for companies to recognize the modern trends, present Carbon ...
Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market 2018 | Top Players – Shell, Chevron, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Fluor ...Market News Today
Carbon Capture And Sequestration Market 2017 – Business Development, Size, Share, Analysis And Opportunities To ...Tactical Business

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Why Soil Health Matters for Food and Beverage Businesses - Triple Pundit (blog)

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 09:14

Triple Pundit (blog)

Why Soil Health Matters for Food and Beverage Businesses
Triple Pundit (blog)
Whether it's more resilient and profitable farms, carbon sequestration and lower greenhouse gas emissions, better water quality and quantity management on the farm, or more biodiversity on the landscape. We love all the positive outcomes that come with ...

Will the carbon tax save our environment? - St. Albert Gazette

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 08:06

St. Albert Gazette

Will the carbon tax save our environment?
St. Albert Gazette
... of it back, which just creates a bureaucratic money laundering scheme. Under Stelmach's scheme, $2 billion was subsequently set aside under the Carbon Capture and Storage Funding Act for a carbon sequestration scheme as well as to fund urban transit.

Alterra to demerge carbon forestry business - Business News

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 08:00
Alterra to demerge carbon forestry business  Business News

ASX listed Alterra is taking a page out of Wesfarmers' playbook with a proposal to demerge its carbon forestry business and focus on the development of its ...

Farms and forests could be key to curbing greenhouse gas emissions - Star Tribune

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 08:00
Farms and forests could be key to curbing greenhouse gas emissions  Star Tribune

Managing the nation's landscapes with carbon in mind — from prairies to farms to urban and northern forests — could cut greenhouse gas emissions as much ...

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