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Plastic Ocean Pollution a Driver of Climate Change? - E/The Environmental Magazine

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 17:29

E/The Environmental Magazine

Plastic Ocean Pollution a Driver of Climate Change?
E/The Environmental Magazine
Carbon sequestration by lanternfish is central to the overall role of marine environments in reducing human-caused CO2 emissions in the atmosphere – by an estimated 20-35 percent. Thus, anything harmful to lanternfish could hinder the ocean's capacity ...

Tropical forests are reducing carbon emissions from tropical deforestation by a third and SLOWING the rate of global ... - Daily Mail

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 17:04

Daily Mail

Tropical forests are reducing carbon emissions from tropical deforestation by a third and SLOWING the rate of global ...
Daily Mail
National parks and nature reserves in South America, Africa and Asia are reducing carbon emissions from tropical deforestation by a third, helping to slow the rate of global warming, a new study shows. The study found that tropical forests are ...

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Big oil invests in technologies to sequester CO2, increase engine efficiency - JWN

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 16:36

JWN

Big oil invests in technologies to sequester CO2, increase engine efficiency
JWN
An organization of 10 international oil companies tasked with reducing greenhouse gas emissions has invested in three low carbon technologies focused on low carbon concrete production, a more efficient internal combustion engine, and carbon capture and ...
Majors' Climate Fund Invests in Low Carbon ProjectsNatural Gas World

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The First "Negative Emissions" Plant Just Opened - Opposing Views

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 15:03

Opposing Views

The First "Negative Emissions" Plant Just Opened
Opposing Views
Artificial carbon sequestration has been around for a bit, but talks of ramping up the scale are curtailed by the realistic costs of developing and implementing the technology. One carbon-capture method that may be introduced in the next ...

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New report shares how California can map out, invest in state's valuable working landscapes - California Economy Reporting

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 13:49

New report shares how California can map out, invest in state's valuable working landscapes
California Economy Reporting
Expand the Market for Carbon Sequestration: Building on California's pioneering cap-and-trade program and the greenhouse gas reduction goals set by SB 32, expand existing investments in carbon sequestration, and fully fund the Healthy Soils Program.

What About the Oceans? - The UCSB Current

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 11:40

The UCSB Current

What About the Oceans?
The UCSB Current
Half of our air comes from oceans. They absorb vast amounts of heat produced by climate change and provide enormous value in the form of natural goods and services essential to life, including carbon sequestration and food. They also cover two-thirds ...

After deadline: Don't have a cow over how I write my stories - Post-Bulletin

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 10:30

Post-Bulletin

After deadline: Don't have a cow over how I write my stories
Post-Bulletin
And in the case of the Luhmans, with me being an admitted city slicker I can understand their concern that I might not know what I'm talking about when it comes to carbon sequestration in the soil, tillage, grazing practices or the cattle market ...

Manitoba thumbs nose at Ottawa, sets own carbon tax scheme - CBC.ca

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 09:43

CBC.ca

Manitoba thumbs nose at Ottawa, sets own carbon tax scheme
CBC.ca
Agricultural operations would also be able to contribute to carbon sequestration and offset trading systems to be established in Manitoba and other provinces. Large industrial emitters would be able to reduce their emissions while having their ...
Province Unveils Carbon Pricing PlanPembinaValleyOnline.com

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Wading waterways in search of carbon - Source

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 09:10

Source

Wading waterways in search of carbon
Source
Wohl continues to identify the potential of carbon sequestration in rivers and river systems and she reflects fondly on the CSU water research community. “I'm really glad I've been here at CSU where there has always had an emphasis on all aspects of ...

Sabic hosts regional sustainability meeting - Gulf Digital News

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 23:38

Gulf Digital News

Sabic hosts regional sustainability meeting
Gulf Digital News
Saudi Arabia's Sabic, a global leader in diversified chemicals, hosted the regional meeting of the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum for the Middle East and South Africa at the Sabic Academy in Riyadh on October 25 and 26. The Forum was attended ...

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Sabic hosts regional sustainability meeting - Gulf Digital News

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 23:38

Gulf Digital News

Sabic hosts regional sustainability meeting
Gulf Digital News
Saudi Arabia's Sabic, a global leader in diversified chemicals, hosted the regional meeting of the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum for the Middle East and South Africa at the Sabic Academy in Riyadh on October 25 and 26. The Forum was attended ...

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Trees That Feed Foundation delivers 2500 books to schools - Jamaica Gleaner

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 22:18

Jamaica Gleaner

Trees That Feed Foundation delivers 2500 books to schools
Jamaica Gleaner
Each 40-page book, titled Plant a Tree and Good Things Happen, has sections focusing on the benefits of having fruit trees, including nutritious food, shade, carbon sequestration, soil retention, and an improved local economy. As the children colour ...

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Looking at Landcare | Conference Time - Forbes Advocate

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 21:07

Forbes Advocate

Looking at Landcare | Conference Time
Forbes Advocate
Guy Webb spoke about the Soil C Quest project and launched their crowdfunding campaign to assist with funds to undertake testing for a soil carbon inoculum capable of rapid and secure soil carbon sequestration into farming and improved pasture soils.

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Sabic hosts regional sustainability meeting - Trade Arabia

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 18:25

Trade Arabia

Sabic hosts regional sustainability meeting
Trade Arabia
Saudi Arabia's Sabic, a global leader in diversified chemicals, hosted the regional meeting of the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum for the Middle East and South Africa at the Sabic Academy in Riyadh on October 25 and 26. The Forum was attended ...

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Hot on the heels of the swearing in of NZ's new Government, Nirmal Nair looks at some international items on ... - Interest.co.nz

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 15:02

Interest.co.nz

Hot on the heels of the swearing in of NZ's new Government, Nirmal Nair looks at some international items on ...
Interest.co.nz
NZ to start-up large scale forestation campaign aligned to “carbon-sink” strategies. In European countries that have largely renewable electricity generation, the focus is around forestation, rather than carbon sequestration which is the target for ...

Agroforestry: An increasingly popular solution for a hot, hungry world - Mongabay.com

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 14:09

Mongabay.com

Agroforestry: An increasingly popular solution for a hot, hungry world
Mongabay.com
Agroforestry mitigates climate change through carbon sequestration and also benefits biodiversity, water cycling, food security, and more. This is the first in a yearlong series about farmers and communities implementing agroforestry worldwide. At ...

Looking at Landcare | Conference Time - Parkes Champion-Post

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 14:06

Parkes Champion-Post

Looking at Landcare | Conference Time
Parkes Champion-Post
Guy Webb spoke about the Soil C Quest project and launched their crowdfunding campaign to assist with funds to undertake testing for a soil carbon inoculum capable of rapid and secure soil carbon sequestration into farming and improved pasture soils.

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CCA Report: A busy September - Canadian Cattlemen

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 11:54

Canadian Cattlemen

CCA Report: A busy September
Canadian Cattlemen
Keeping grasslands that are utilized by cattle intact also provides public goods such as carbon sequestration, wildlife habitat, increased biodiversity and improved water quality. Recognizing that raising cattle and supplying beef to consumers can play ...

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Climate change roundtable at KPL next month - ObserverXtra

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 09:46

ObserverXtra

Climate change roundtable at KPL next month
ObserverXtra
Among the speakers will be Maren Oelbermann of the University of Waterloo School of Environment, Resources and Sustainability, who'll discuss the use of remediation methods such as using soil to sequester carbon. Lloyd Helferty of Biochar Consulting ...

Battelle Completes 15-Year CO2 Storage Project at Mountaineer ... - Digital Journal

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 09:34

Battelle Completes 15-Year CO2 Storage Project at Mountaineer ...
Digital Journal
commercial, coal-fired power plant has concluded, more than 15 years.

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