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A Pipeline To Capture Carbon Dioxide And Store It Underground - Discover Magazine (blog)

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 23:25

Discover Magazine (blog)

A Pipeline To Capture Carbon Dioxide And Store It Underground
Discover Magazine (blog)
Capturing carbon emissions and locking them away deep underground could be a viable means of beginning to combat climate change. But, the industry needs a little help, researchers find. While taking carbon directly from the air and sequestering it in ...

TOWN HALLS: Gomberg releases results of public meetings - The News Guard

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 18:36

The News Guard

TOWN HALLS: Gomberg releases results of public meetings
The News Guard
Questions were asked about housing and homelessness, off-shore drilling, education, job creation, elections and the Electoral College, carbon sequestration, delinquent tax collections, highway and transportation improvements, earthquake preparation ...

Tiny microbes playing a big (and even bigger in the future) role in the carbon cycle of China Seas - EurekAlert (press release)

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 13:48

Tiny microbes playing a big (and even bigger in the future) role in the carbon cycle of China Seas
EurekAlert (press release)
These tiny unicellular organisms, probably smaller than 1 micrometer (1/150 of a single hair tip), are playing a disproportionately big role in a process so-call 'carbon sequestration'. In this process, they take up labile organic carbon produced by ...

Research Reveals High Carbon Capture Potential in Green Stormwater Systems - Living Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 12:00

Living Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)

Research Reveals High Carbon Capture Potential in Green Stormwater Systems
Living Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)
“There are already many papers that talk about the benefits of stormwater basins that are vegetated, but in these systems there are also carbon sequestration potentials, and the studies have not examined these benefits and these potentials together.”.

Seven reasons to embrace nature-based disaster risk reduction - UN Environment (press release)

Tue, 09/04/2018 - 06:14

UN Environment (press release)

Seven reasons to embrace nature-based disaster risk reduction
UN Environment (press release)
They enhance resilience to disasters while contributing to national gross domestic product, poverty reduction, food security, biodiversity and carbon sequestration. 7. Ecosystem-based disaster risk reduction is becoming mainstream: Countries are ...

Trees, EVs and new ways of farming key to a low carbon economy, says Productivity Commission - sharechat

Mon, 09/03/2018 - 21:29

Newshub

Trees, EVs and new ways of farming key to a low carbon economy, says Productivity Commission
sharechat
as well as its 'billion trees' programme, the government should make it "easier and less risky for small foresters to participate in the ETS and (provide) recognition for carbon sequestration in harvested wood products";. • regulate to limit the ...
Trees, EVs and new farming methods crucialScoop.co.nz

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Why splitting the energy and climate portfolios makes sense - Phys.Org

Mon, 09/03/2018 - 11:42

Why splitting the energy and climate portfolios makes sense
Phys.Org
Early on in the roll-out of a climate sharing scheme, farmers could be offered the opportunity to sell carbon-sequestration permits into the scheme. Once they see the value of climate shares, however, I would not be surprised if many farmers start ...

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Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market Global Share 2018 with Growing CAGR of 14.20% by 2023 - commercialaviation24.com

Mon, 09/03/2018 - 09:13

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Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market Global Share 2018 with Growing CAGR of 14.20% by 2023
commercialaviation24.com
Global Carbon Capture and Sequestration market registered USD 4.78 Billion in 2017 and projected to hit USD 10.61 Billion by 2023, with a CAGR of 14.20% throughout 2018-2023. This Carbon Capture and Sequestration report covers the statistics for ...

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California Is Drilling For Negative-Carbon Oil - Forbes

Mon, 09/03/2018 - 04:01

Forbes

California Is Drilling For Negative-Carbon Oil
Forbes
"Staff is planning to develop a QM [quantification methodology] that would properly account for the CO2 emissions sequestered by CCS, and a permanence protocol that would establish the requirements for permanence for CO2 sequestration," the document ...

New farming ways could slow pace of climate change - Gulf Times

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 21:31

New farming ways could slow pace of climate change
Gulf Times
The objective “is only achievable if you couple sequestration with aggressive emissions reduction,” according to Silver. If carbon concentrations increase in the atmosphere, then sequestration becomes less effective at reducing temperature. The IPCC ...

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Oregon could lead on cap-and-invest for carbon emissions - Street Roots News

Sun, 09/02/2018 - 18:00

Street Roots News

Oregon could lead on cap-and-invest for carbon emissions
Street Roots News
But coastal communities also have unique opportunities to harness the carbon sequestration and energy producing capabilities of their forest lands and coastal waters, and just how they can play a role in Oregon's climate future is an ongoing debate.

Making War on the Planet - Monthly Review

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 20:11

Monthly Review

Making War on the Planet
Monthly Review
Budyko's pioneering proposal to use sulfur particles to block a part of the sun's rays, now known as “stratospheric aerosol injection,” and Marchetti's early notion of capturing and sequestering carbon in the ocean, stand for the two main general ...

From the Extension: Bidding adieu and thoughts for the future - Daily Commercial

Sat, 09/01/2018 - 14:30

Daily Commercial

From the Extension: Bidding adieu and thoughts for the future
Daily Commercial
Trees will be valued more highly, even revered and protected for their cooling shade and carbon sequestration. Automatic irrigation systems will only be used for food production. Ornamental landscapes will be designed as self-sustaining ecosystems.

New approach to extracting fossil fuels has benefits - Albuquerque Journal

Fri, 08/31/2018 - 06:15

Albuquerque Journal

New approach to extracting fossil fuels has benefits
Albuquerque Journal
This carbon sequestration technique involves catching CO2 waste emitted by sources like fossil fuel plants, using it in another industrial process like energy extraction, then storing it underground. The Los Alamos research studied applying this ...

Peat Expansion in the Arctic Tundra Could Play a Role in Cooling a Warming Planet - Lehigh University News

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 19:41

Peat Expansion in the Arctic Tundra Could Play a Role in Cooling a Warming Planet
Lehigh University News
Their research will focus on two key elements of the Arctic peat-forming ecosystems: peat patches, and the role of Sphagnum in the formation, persistence and rapid rates of carbon sequestration of these potentially incipient peatlands. It is likely ...

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Improving soil quality may slow global warming - New Food

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 16:08

New Food

Improving soil quality may slow global warming
New Food
“As someone who has been working on carbon sequestration for a long time, I have always had this question in the back of my mind, 'Will sequestration in soils make a difference with climate change at a global scale?'” said study senior author Professor ...
Study Shows Global Warming Can be Decelerated by Improving Soil QualityAZoCleantech

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Study Shows Global Warming Can be Decelerated by Improving Soil Quality - AZoCleantech

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 15:15

AZoCleantech

Study Shows Global Warming Can be Decelerated by Improving Soil Quality
AZoCleantech
As someone who has been working on carbon sequestration for a long time, I have always had this question in the back of my mind, 'Will sequestration in soils make a difference with climate change at a global scale? We found that there are a wide range ...

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Community Foundation offers free trees to Highland homeowners through canopy project - nwitimes.com

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 13:34

nwitimes.com

Community Foundation offers free trees to Highland homeowners through canopy project
nwitimes.com
... the United States. The trees will provide a multitude of community benefits including air pollutant absorption, stormwater filtration, carbon sequestration and energy conservation along with helping homeowners lower energy bills through strategic ...

Nonprofit Wants To Help Colorado Farmers Reduce Amount Of Carbon They Create - CBS Denver

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 13:25

CBS Denver

Nonprofit Wants To Help Colorado Farmers Reduce Amount Of Carbon They Create
CBS Denver
“Helping farmers and ranchers transition from conventional practices to regenerative practices,” said Brandon Welch, program director of the Colorado Carbon Fund. “It's a no-brainer way to get involved with food, community, water, carbon sequestration ...

Nonprofit Wants Colorado Farmers To Reduce Amount Of Carbon They Create - CBS Denver

Thu, 08/30/2018 - 13:25

CBS Denver

Nonprofit Wants Colorado Farmers To Reduce Amount Of Carbon They Create
CBS Denver
“Helping farmers and ranchers transition from conventional practices to regenerative practices,” said Brandon Welch, program director of the Colorado Carbon Fund. “It's a no-brainer way to get involved with food, community, water, carbon sequestration ...

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