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College uncovers carbon stock in its trees - NYOOOZ

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 23:07

College uncovers carbon stock in its trees
NYOOOZ
Summary: In a first-of-its-kind attempt, St Joseph's College (SJC) in Trichy has measured the 'Carbon Sequestration' potential of age-old trees on its campus. He said that during evaluation of trees adapting to the elevated carbon dioxide they found ...

Catalyst mimics the z-scheme of photosynthesis - Science Daily

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 16:16

Catalyst mimics the z-scheme of photosynthesis
Science Daily
From this scientific viewpoint, the research is contributing to advance feature technology for carbon sequestration." This is a task that many scientists have been pursuing for a long time but the challenge is to prove that both components of the ...

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Carbon taxation - Western Producer

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 15:15

Carbon taxation
Western Producer
This included the value of sequestered carbon ($542 million), CO2 reductions related to reduced farm fuel consumption ($37 million) and gains from reduced nitrous oxide emissions ($11 million). The researchers assigned a value of $5 as the social cost ...
Letting Oil Haters Run Big OilInvestor's Business Daily

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Carbon sink compensation among cattle group resolutions - Western Producer

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 14:28

Carbon sink compensation among cattle group resolutions
Western Producer
KAMLOOPS, B.C. — The British Columbia Cattlemen's Association wants producers to be rewarded for sequestering carbon in the soil. Members passed a resolution encouraging the Canadian Cattlemen's Association and the Canadian Round Table for ...

College uncovers carbon stock in its trees - Times of India

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 13:32

College uncovers carbon stock in its trees
Times of India
Trichy: Ever wondered how much carbon the trees on your premises have absorbed and stored in them? In a first-of-its-kind attempt, St Joseph's College (SJC) in Trichy has measured the 'Carbon Sequestration' potential of age-old trees on its campus.

Amid tight margins and commodity volatility, Canadian farmers faced with a new challenge — carbon taxes - Financial Post

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 13:29

Financial Post

Amid tight margins and commodity volatility, Canadian farmers faced with a new challenge — carbon taxes
Financial Post
Across Canada, farmers are implementing practices that reduce emissions, maximize carbon sequestration, and otherwise take environmental sustainability seriously. We work with plants. And we work with the soil. Fiscally, sustainability makes sense to ...

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On Gardening: Healthy Soils Initiative for home gardens - Santa Cruz Sentinel

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 13:14

On Gardening: Healthy Soils Initiative for home gardens
Santa Cruz Sentinel
A recent On Gardening column draw attention to California's Healthy Soils Initiative, which is part of “California's strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by increasing carbon sequestration in and on natural and working lands.” The initiative is ...

Researchers develop catalyst that mimics the Z-scheme of photosynthesis - Phys.Org

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 07:17

Phys.Org

Researchers develop catalyst that mimics the Z-scheme of photosynthesis
Phys.Org
From this scientific viewpoint, the research is contributing to advance feature technology for carbon sequestration." This is a task that many scientists have been pursuing for a long time but the challenge is to prove that both components of the ...

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North Coast Brewing recognized - Ft. Bragg Advocate-News

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 07:13

North Coast Brewing recognized
Ft. Bragg Advocate-News
Just one example of their commitment is the fact that North Coast Brewing uses their spent grain as the basis for a carbon farming/carbon sequestration project with their partners at Fortunate Farms in Caspar. “On its own it's a small step but it's an ...

UK Chemistry Researchers Develop Catalyst that Mimics the Z-Scheme of Photosynthesis - UKNow (press release)

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 03:00

UKNow (press release)

UK Chemistry Researchers Develop Catalyst that Mimics the Z-Scheme of Photosynthesis
UKNow (press release)
From this scientific viewpoint, the research is contributing to advance future technology for carbon sequestration." This is a task that many scientists have been pursuing for a long time but the challenge is to prove that both components of the ...

Aligning agriculture and climate policy - Voxy

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 22:54

Aligning agriculture and climate policy
Voxy
An international team of soil experts says carbon sequestration in soil has the potential to enhance food security and mitigate climate change. Soil scientist Professor Louis Schipper from the University of Waikato is a member of the 10-strong team ...

Sweden Commits To Becoming Carbon Neutral By 2045 - IFLScience

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 14:28

IFLScience

Sweden Commits To Becoming Carbon Neutral By 2045
IFLScience
The overall project will see the country cut all emissions by 85 percent, and then offset the rest by investing in other projects abroad – effectively paying other nations not to pollute – as well as planting more trees to increase the level of carbon ...
North Korea blasts Trump as 'silly,' 'ignorant' over Paris Accord withdrawalNormangee Star

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Robert Thorson: Climate Changer: Turning Carbon Into Rock - Hartford Courant

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 10:00

Hartford Courant

Robert Thorson: Climate Changer: Turning Carbon Into Rock
Hartford Courant
I'm referring to two very encouraging carbon sequestration experiments reported in "Burying the Sky," in this month's Earth magazine. Author Kate S. Zalzal describes the CarbFix project at the Hellisheidi geothermal power plant in Iceland and the ...

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Meet Justin Kripps: One of Canada's greenest athletes - CBC.ca

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 08:20

CBC.ca

Meet Justin Kripps: One of Canada's greenest athletes
CBC.ca
I heard about carbon sequestration in 2006 when my two university track and field teammates and good friends were considering starting a carbon off-setting business with some land inherited from family in the Okanagan. I was just beginning my career as ...

Moniz's next act: Going to bat for a low-carbon economy - E&E News

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 05:36

E&E News

Moniz's next act: Going to bat for a low-carbon economy
E&E News
said he greatly appreciated a visit Moniz arranged by senior DOE officials to brief his constituents on coal carbon sequestration technology projects. "It's in central Appalachia in the coal fields. They have mountains, trees and lots of good people ...

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Moniz's next act: Going to bat for a low-carbon economy - E&E News

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 05:36

E&E News

Moniz's next act: Going to bat for a low-carbon economy
E&E News
said he greatly appreciated a visit Moniz arranged by senior DOE officials to brief his constituents on coal carbon sequestration technology projects. "It's in central Appalachia in the coal fields. They have mountains, trees and lots of good people ...

Amid tight margins and commodity volatility, Canadian farmers faced with a new challenge — carbon taxes - Financial Post

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 19:21

Financial Post

Amid tight margins and commodity volatility, Canadian farmers faced with a new challenge — carbon taxes
Financial Post
Across Canada, farmers are implementing practices that reduce emissions, maximize carbon sequestration, and otherwise take environmental sustainability seriously. We work with plants. And we work with the soil. Fiscally, sustainability makes sense to ...

New report shares details about the global carbon sequestration market - WhaTech

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 04:01

WhaTech

New report shares details about the global carbon sequestration market
WhaTech
The size of the global carbon sequestration market is estimated to be USD XX.XX Billion in 2016, and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 13.9% from 2016 to 2022, to reach USD XX.XX Billion by 2022. Market growth is driven by factors such as the growing ...

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Experts Published A Scathing Rebuttal To The Left's Favorite Green Energy Study - The Daily Caller

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 21:20

Washington Post

Experts Published A Scathing Rebuttal To The Left's Favorite Green Energy Study
The Daily Caller
He even accused Clack of using “intentional misinformation” to back his study and said his critics had a financial incentive to dispute his research. “They're either nuclear advocates or carbon sequestration advocates or fossil-fuels advocates ...
The Clean Energy Debate Is Fueling One of the Most Vitriolic Fights in Science PublishingMotherboard

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In Sharp Rebuttal, Scientists Squash Hopes for 100 Percent Renewables - MIT Technology Review

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 13:01

MIT Technology Review

In Sharp Rebuttal, Scientists Squash Hopes for 100 Percent Renewables
MIT Technology Review
“They're either nuclear advocates or carbon sequestration advocates or fossil-fuels advocates,” Jacobson says. “They don't like the fact that we're getting a lot of attention, so they're trying to diminish our work.” In the original paper, Jacobson and ...