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Ireland's preoccupation with renewable energy is too narrow and simplistic - Siliconrepublic.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 04:55

Siliconrepublic.com

Ireland's preoccupation with renewable energy is too narrow and simplistic
Siliconrepublic.com
We are very interested in power-to-gas concepts and have developed a microbial fauna that converts CO2 and hydrogen into methane. This will allow for a decentralised electricity storage mechanism, which includes for carbon sequestration.

John King: The art of farming - Stuff.co.nz

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 14:09

Stuff.co.nz

John King: The art of farming
Stuff.co.nz
Adequate soil depth and spatial sampling.• Detailed CO2 flux and 13CO2 static chamber assessments of GHG dynamics within the context of each treatment to determine current carbon sequestration. This must be done within the context of the management ...

Trump officials defend fossil fuels, nuclear power at UN climate conference - The Hill

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 12:37

The Hill

Trump officials defend fossil fuels, nuclear power at UN climate conference
The Hill
“The significant cuts in emissions envisioned by the framework and by the Paris agreement require advanced technologies, including [carbon capture and sequestration],” he said, noting technology designed to cut carbon emissions at power plants. “The ...
Trump administration holds pro-coal event at Bonn climate conferenceThinkProgress
COP23: Corporations and lobbyists welcome in BonnDeutsche Welle

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New Arkansas Industrial Wood Pellet Mill Raises Green Stakes - KUAR

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 11:59

KUAR

New Arkansas Industrial Wood Pellet Mill Raises Green Stakes
KUAR
As for mills like Highland Pellets that mostly purchase commercial pine tree thinnings and lumber logging debris, Abt says it can claim an even better carbon sequestration advantage. “Those trees are very fast growing and managed intensively,” he says.

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A Skeptic Reconsiders Carbon Capture and Sequestration - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 07:26

The New Yorker

A Skeptic Reconsiders Carbon Capture and Sequestration
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
On this West Virginia Morning, several lawmakers from the Ohio Valley region have joined a bipartisan push to fund what's called carbon capture and storage. That technology can strip CO2 from power plant emissions. But it is also extremely expensive.
Can Carbon-Dioxide Removal Save the World?The New Yorker

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Can Carbon-Dioxide Removal Save the World? - The New Yorker

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 03:02

The New Yorker

Can Carbon-Dioxide Removal Save the World?
The New Yorker
Carbon-dioxide removal could be a trillion-dollar enterprise, because it not only slows the rise in CO 2 but reverses it. ..... If a power station were to burn wood, say, or cornstalks, and use C.C.S. to sequester the resulting CO 2, this cycle would ...

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COP23 Special: How land and forests can help meet global goals on climate - Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/13/2017 - 01:04

Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)

COP23 Special: How land and forests can help meet global goals on climate
Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)
Protecting existing forests, while restoring some, will keep a large and growing reservoir of aboveground and belowground carbon, while additionally sequestering atmospheric carbon. Many nations have prioritized forest landscape restoration through the ...

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Could Eliciting Indigenous Peoples' Help Allow Us to Better Manage Climate Change? - Big Think

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 11/12/2017 - 16:32

Big Think

Could Eliciting Indigenous Peoples' Help Allow Us to Better Manage Climate Change?
Big Think
Carbon sequestration on tribal lands is another aspect under consideration. In South and Central America and the Caribbean, settlements are altering their lifestyle to avoid adverse climate-related conditions. In Guyana for instance, indigenous ...

At Thanksgiving, give thanks for trees - Citrus County Chronicle

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 11/12/2017 - 15:55

Citrus County Chronicle

At Thanksgiving, give thanks for trees
Citrus County Chronicle
Carbon sequestration — trees utilize carbon dioxide in their photosynthetic process of making their own food. As a result, trees remove and store carbon dioxide. That same acre of trees can store 2.6 tons of carbon each year. In one year, an acre of ...

Science Can Raise Moral Issues but Not Answer Them - Wall Street Journal

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 11/12/2017 - 10:45

Wall Street Journal

Science Can Raise Moral Issues but Not Answer Them
Wall Street Journal
While I cannot disagree with the statement that “good science should rule U.S. climate policy” (Letters, Nov. 8), that is not necessarily the issue we need to address. You can accept 100% of the “scientific consensus” on global warming and still ...

Iran's CSP aiming to help meet UNDP's Sustainable Development Goals - Tehran Times

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 11/12/2017 - 08:12

Tehran Times

Iran's CSP aiming to help meet UNDP's Sustainable Development Goals
Tehran Times
TEHRAN — The Carbon Sequestration Project (CSP) aiming to sequester atmospheric carbon in arid and semi-arid areas of Iran and improve the socio-economic status of local communities is among the 10 Solutions to Help Meet the Sustainable ...

What could sustainable Australian cities look like in 2040? - Pursuit

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 11/12/2017 - 01:06

Pursuit

What could sustainable Australian cities look like in 2040?
Pursuit
The need for early and radical changes to land-use and management for carbon sequestration to 'buy time' for structural change, points to a critical role city dwellers can play as consumers of forestry, agricultural and food products, as well as ...

COPS23: BHP seeks access to international carbon credits - The Australian Financial Review

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 11/12/2017 - 00:38

The Australian Financial Review

COPS23: BHP seeks access to international carbon credits
The Australian Financial Review
Matthew Warnken, managing director of Corporate Carbon, one of the leading developers of ERF land sector projects such as soil carbon sequestration and savannah burning to prevent wildfires, said Australia's world-leading know-how around such projects ...

Scott Miller: Farmers would embrace unbiased research - Boulder Daily Camera

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sat, 11/11/2017 - 19:40

Scott Miller: Farmers would embrace unbiased research
Boulder Daily Camera
As longtime Boulder County residents, we know that this community values that which will best protect and preserve its treasured open space — which means truly evidence-based policies that empirically enhance things like carbon sequestration, water ...

Extension Spotlight: Merits of dry farming - NRToday.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sat, 11/11/2017 - 15:37

Extension Spotlight: Merits of dry farming
NRToday.com
But what about carbon sequestration and methane reduction? Regenerative agricultural and dry farming practices reduce tillage of the soil. Carbon in existing pasture, crops and trees is undisturbed and therefore acts as a "carbon sink", preventing ...

Plugged In: What Is Carbon Capture and Storage, and Why Do We Need It? - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 13:01

West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Plugged In: What Is Carbon Capture and Storage, and Why Do We Need It?
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
So we're going to be burning gas for a long time,” he said, noting that gas still produces plenty of carbon emissions. “The same principals of carbon sequestration for coal plants can apply and will need to apply to gas plants in order to achieve the ...

Unique Portland system converts wood waste into energy - Daily Journal of Commerce

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 11:44

Unique Portland system converts wood waste into energy
Daily Journal of Commerce
Haden added that he is encouraged by what he sees from both the city of Portland and the state as increasing support of – and interest in – biomass as an alternative, energy-efficient heating method that contributes to carbon sequestration.

COP23: Corporations and lobbyists welcome in Bonn - Deutsche Welle

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 10:15

Deutsche Welle

COP23: Corporations and lobbyists welcome in Bonn
Deutsche Welle
Just ten meters away, some men in suits were extolling the benefits of coal plants that use carbon sequestration. As DW reported earlier this week, now that the world has agreed it needs a global regime to limit emissions, these UN summits have become ...
Women Climate Justice Leaders To Speak Out At Public Event During COP23 Climate TalksCommon Dreams

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For a wider cover - The Hindu

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 10:03

The Hindu

For a wider cover
The Hindu
The NDC lays emphasis not only on carbon sequestration but also adaptation to climate change through a strengthened flow of benefits to local communities that are dependent on forests and agriculture for sustenance. This also reflects the spirit of ...

The Food Industry Can Address Climate Change through Healthy Soil - Civil Eats

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 11/10/2017 - 07:38

The Food Industry Can Address Climate Change through Healthy Soil
Civil Eats
In the United States, we're losing soil 10 times faster than the natural replenishment rate. This loss of soil doesn't just affect water quality, biodiversity, and carbon sequestration; it also influences yields. In the U.S., soil degradation can ...