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SF's Global Action Climate Summit: What you need to know - San Francisco Chronicle

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 13:03

San Francisco Chronicle

SF's Global Action Climate Summit: What you need to know
San Francisco Chronicle
Discussion will include construction of energy-efficient buildings, reduction of greenhouse-gas producing waste, investments in climate-friendly businesses, greening transportation infrastructure, and sequestration of carbon in forests and on farms ...
Jerry Brown Is the Face of America's Climate Change ResistanceYahoo News
Here's new research attendees are debating at the Global Climate Action SummitGreenBiz

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New report shows carbon capture is key to Paris climate targets - The Engineer

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 11:58

The Engineer

New report shows carbon capture is key to Paris climate targets
The Engineer
Achieving that target will require a range of measures, including forestation, soil carbon sequestration, building with biomass, and low-carbon concrete. However, the report states that more than half of the CO2 will need to be captured either via ...
Jerry Brown's Opinion For 'Negative' CO2 Emissions Is Based mostly completely mostly On 'Science Fiction'Newsline

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Growers try carbon farming to help combat climate change - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Wed, 09/12/2018 - 01:57

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Growers try carbon farming to help combat climate change
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Karen Ross, California's secretary for the Department of Food and Agriculture, said farmers can address climate change by producing smaller amounts of greenhouse gases but also through practices known as carbon farming or “sequestration.” The terms ...

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Appalachian Carbon Research Group To Host Forest Offsets Workshop, September 21 - High Country Press

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 13:53

Appalachian Carbon Research Group To Host Forest Offsets Workshop, September 21
High Country Press
To be approved, projects must follow a set of standards, and the activities undertaken as part of the project must be periodically verified in order to make sure that credits are earned for actual carbon sequestration activities. Once activities are ...

Coal Plant Offsets With Carbon Capture Means Covering 89 Percent of the US in Forests - Manufacturing.net

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 11:03

Coal Plant Offsets With Carbon Capture Means Covering 89 Percent of the US in Forests
Manufacturing.net
Researchers found that using bio-sequestration to capture carbon produced by U.S. coal-fired plants even after carbon capture and storage would require using 62 percent of the nation's arable land for that process, or 89 percent of all U.S. land with ...

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These robotic 'trees' can turn CO2 into concrete - Engadget

Tue, 09/11/2018 - 10:00

Engadget

These robotic 'trees' can turn CO2 into concrete
Engadget
Direct Air Capture (DAC), is one of a number of (still largely theoretical) methods of collecting and sequestering atmospheric carbon currently being looked at. Despite their varied methods, all of these techniques seek to accomplish the same goal ...

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Best Way To Capture Carbon Emissions? Don't Create Them In The First Place - CleanTechnica

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 23:30

CleanTechnica

Best Way To Capture Carbon Emissions? Don't Create Them In The First Place
CleanTechnica
They found that getting energy from coal requires 13 times more carbon sequestration than obtaining energy from solar panels. Their findings are published in the journal Nature. “If your goal is to make electricity without introducing any carbon into ...

A look at California's plan to get carbon-free electricity - News & Observer

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 22:52

CBS News

A look at California's plan to get carbon-free electricity
News & Observer
The state is looking at natural carbon "sequestration" by improving wetlands, meadows and forests. It also could involve new technologies such as carbon capture sequestration, in which carbon emissions are captured at their source and fed underground.
California Lawmakers Debate 100 Percent Clean Energy MandateNPR
Wind Energy Takes Flight In The Heart Of Texas Oil CountryNPR
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Scientific American -Capital Public Radio News
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A Look at California's Plan to Get Carbon-Free Electricity - U.S. News & World Report

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 22:45

The Mercury News

A Look at California's Plan to Get Carbon-Free Electricity
U.S. News & World Report
The state is looking at natural carbon "sequestration" by improving wetlands, meadows and forests. It also could involve new technologies such as carbon capture sequestration, in which carbon emissions are captured at their source and fed underground.
signed by Gov. Jerry Brown - Governor of California - State of CaliforniaGovernor of California - State of California
California Assembly Approves 100 Percent Renewable Energy GoalCapital Public Radio News
Wind Energy Takes Flight In The Heart Of Texas Oil CountryNPR
Scientific American -NPR
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CA Gov. says 100% clean electricity not enough, state must go carbon neutral - Ars Technica

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 19:43

Ars Technica

CA Gov. says 100% clean electricity not enough, state must go carbon neutral
Ars Technica
The order requires California to become carbon neutral by 2045. "The achievement of carbon neutrality will require both significant reductions in carbon pollution and removal of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, including sequestration in forests ...
California approves goal for 100 percent renewable energy by 2045Virginian-Pilot
The Latest: California governor urges 'carbon neutrality'Arizona Daily Star
The Latest: California governor takes heat over oil drillingTampa Bay Times

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California approves goal for 100% renewable energy by 2045 - Sacramento Bee

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 17:35

Sacramento Bee

California approves goal for 100% renewable energy by 2045
Sacramento Bee
... to achieve carbon neutrality, meaning it would remove as much carbon dioxide from the atmosphere as it emits, also by 2045. Brown said the state would reach this goal by continuing to reduce its emissions and by increasing carbon sequestration in ...
The Latest: California governor urges 'carbon neutrality'Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Green America's Center For Sustainability Solutions To Host Event On Investing In Agricultural Climate Solutions - Markets Insider

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 14:46

Green America's Center For Sustainability Solutions To Host Event On Investing In Agricultural Climate Solutions
Markets Insider
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- NEWS ADVISORY (September 11, 2018) – Carbon Sequestration in Soil: Scaling Investment, a full-day event for investors and project developers, produced by Green America's Center for Sustainability ...

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Landslides Send Carbon-Rich Soils into Long-Term Storage - Eos

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 12:22

Eos

Landslides Send Carbon-Rich Soils into Long-Term Storage
Eos
Now researchers have shown that earthquake-triggered landslides can play a role in the carbon cycle by sequestering carbon, albeit in relatively small quantities. Landslides can transport carbon-rich soils down steep slopes toward rivers and lakes ...

A case for optimism - Idaho State Journal

Mon, 09/10/2018 - 04:17

Idaho State Journal

A case for optimism
Idaho State Journal
To limit temperature rise, some degree of technological solutions will be required to reduce carbon dioxide levels and possibly limit solar energy reaching the earth's surface. Much research is being conducted in these areas. Carbon sequestration in ...

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Carbon Sequestration Market: Industry Demands, Top Key Players, Industry Analysis and Forecast by 2023 - The FentonPost

Sun, 09/09/2018 - 03:09

Carbon Sequestration Market: Industry Demands, Top Key Players, Industry Analysis and Forecast by 2023
The FentonPost
SUMMARY: Global Carbon Sequestration Market report provides overview of Automotive market, including classification, application, manufacturing technology, industry chain analysis and latest market dynamics. Carbon Sequestration market report also ...
Coal-fired power plants require 13 times more land to be carbon neutral than the manufacturing of solar panelspvbuzz media

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Offsetting Coal Plants With Carbon Capture Would Mean Covering 89% of the US in Forests - R & D Magazine

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 19:45

R & D Magazine

Offsetting Coal Plants With Carbon Capture Would Mean Covering 89% of the US in Forests
R & D Magazine
Often suggested solutions to cancel out the effects of the carbon dumped into our atmosphere through carbon capture and storage or bio-sequestration. This zero-emission energy uses technical means as well as plants to take in carbon emissions and store it.

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Cover the US In 89 percent trees, or go solar - Science Daily

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 18:48

R & D Magazine

Cover the US In 89 percent trees, or go solar
Science Daily
Solutions to cancel the effects of carbon dumped into our atmosphere include carbon capture and storage or bio-sequestration. This zero-emission energy uses technical means as well as plants to take in and store carbon emissions. Another route is to ...
Offsetting Coal Plants With Carbon Capture Would Mean Covering 89% of the US in ForestsR & D Magazine

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Coal plant offsets with carbon capture means covering 89 percent of the US in forests - ScienceBlog.com (blog)

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 13:17

ScienceBlog.com (blog)

Coal plant offsets with carbon capture means covering 89 percent of the US in forests
ScienceBlog.com (blog)
Often suggested solutions to cancel out the effects of the carbon dumped into our atmosphere through carbon capture and storage or bio-sequestration. This zero-emission energy uses technical means as well as plants to take in carbon emissions and store it.

Cover the US in 89 Percent Trees—Or Go Solar - Michigan Tech News (press release)

Fri, 09/07/2018 - 09:03

Cover the US in 89 Percent Trees—Or Go Solar
Michigan Tech News (press release)
Solutions to cancel the effects of carbon dumped into our atmosphere include carbon capture and storage or bio-sequestration. This zero-emission energy uses technical means as well as plants to take in and store carbon emissions. Another route is to ...

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