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Talking Dirt on Wild About Utah - Utah Public Radio

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 16:27

Utah Public Radio

Talking Dirt on Wild About Utah
Utah Public Radio
This in turn, means less runoff into waterways and greater profitability for farmers. Perhaps most important of all, managing farms this way actually draws carbon out of the atmosphere. If all cropland in the U.S. was farmed using these regenerative ...

MSU gets grant for power plant emission reduction, algae growth - Biodiesel Magazine

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:42

Biodiesel Magazine

MSU gets grant for power plant emission reduction, algae growth
Biodiesel Magazine
On the heels of a successful development of algae photobioreactor (APB) technology and carbon dioxide (CO2) sequestration study with Michigan State University, PHYCO2—an algae growth and carbon dioxide sequestration company—will collaborate with MSU ...

Man. looks to ALUS as it changes wetlands management rules - Western Producer

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 08:47

Western Producer

Man. looks to ALUS as it changes wetlands management rules
Western Producer
We can provide flood mitigation, carbon sequestration, nutrient capture and habitat protection. These are benefits for all Manitobans,” he said. “I am pleased this act would also include revised drainage regulations that would reduce red tape for minor ...

Soil painting at Cornell highlights importance of resource and inspires global competition - The Ithaca Voice

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 08:30

The Ithaca Voice

Soil painting at Cornell highlights importance of resource and inspires global competition
The Ithaca Voice
Food production and carbon sequestration depend on healthy soils. Kurtz believes people should consider healthy soil as an essential natural resource in the same way they think about clean water and air. “It takes a phenomenal amount of time for ...

CO2 Solutions Announces Partnership with TerraCOH in the NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE Competition - Markets Insider

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 06:45

CO2 Solutions Announces Partnership with TerraCOH in the NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE Competition
Markets Insider
CO2 Solutions is an innovator in the field of enzyme-enabled carbon capture and has been actively working to develop and commercialize the technology for stationary sources of carbon emissions. CO2 Solutions' technology lowers the cost barrier to ...

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Recommendations for a US Message at the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum Ministerial Meeting - Lexology

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 04:42

Recommendations for a US Message at the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum Ministerial Meeting
Lexology
Energy ministers from participating Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum (CSLF) countries will meet to discuss carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) issues in Abu Dhabi December 3-7. Below are some suggestions for a US position heading into the ...

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Growing the Urban Canopy - Earth Island Journal

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 01:07

Earth Island Journal

Growing the Urban Canopy
Earth Island Journal
In addition to offering carbon sequestration, urban trees also provide shade, allowing the citizens to reduce their energy consumption, i.e. , their carbon footprint. At the micro level, Richmond needs more trees. The Bay Area Air Quality Management ...

Growing the Urban Canopy - Earth Island Journal

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 12/01/2017 - 01:07

Growing the Urban Canopy
Earth Island Journal
In addition to offering carbon sequestration, urban trees also provide shade, allowing the citizens to reduce their energy consumption, i.e. , their carbon footprint. At the micro level, Richmond needs more trees. The Bay Area Air Quality Management ...

Get Paid Watching The Grass Grow: Carbon Sequestration, Texas-Style - Forbes

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 22:01

Forbes

Get Paid Watching The Grass Grow: Carbon Sequestration, Texas-Style
Forbes
A planner working on flood control in Houston believes he has come upon a way—that conservatives will love—to remove a billion tons of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Jim Blackburn sees carbon in the soil as a private-property right that ...

The Big Suck: Can Atmospheric Carbon Removal Stop Climate Calamity? - CALIFORNIA

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 18:13

The Big Suck: Can Atmospheric Carbon Removal Stop Climate Calamity?
CALIFORNIA
Those opportunities not only include earning carbon sequestration revenues for such things as planting trees, but marketing products that can be created from captured CO2, says Deich, including wood obtained by thinning forests that are managed for ...

Timing key in keeping organic matter in wet soils - Feedstuffs

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 10:35

Feedstuffs

Timing key in keeping organic matter in wet soils
Feedstuffs
The findings contradict the widely held view that soils with high water content necessarily accumulate organic matter better than dry soils, which could have implications for agricultural and wetlands conservation practices, Hall said. Keeping organic ...

Strengthening the Regulation of Enhanced Oil Recovery to Align It with the Objectives of Geologic Carbon Dioxide ... - Natural Resources Defense Council

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 10:15

Strengthening the Regulation of Enhanced Oil Recovery to Align It with the Objectives of Geologic Carbon Dioxide ...
Natural Resources Defense Council
Capturing carbon dioxide from large point sources—such as power plants and refineries—and permanently disposing of it in deep underground geologic formations through a set of technologies known as carbon capture and geologic sequestration (CCS) can ...

Daily on Energy: EPA makes few changes to biofuel mandate - Washington Examiner

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 09:29

Daily on Energy: EPA makes few changes to biofuel mandate
Washington Examiner
Perry is also expected to speak Wednesday at the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum in Abu Dhabi, Axios reports. FERC ADDS FOURTH MEMBER AHEAD OF CRUCIAL VOTE ON COAL PLANTS: Richard Glick was sworn in Wednesday as the newest Democratic member of ...

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An Untapped Resource in the Fight Against Climate Change: The Ocean - News Deeply

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 01:16

News Deeply

An Untapped Resource in the Fight Against Climate Change: The Ocean
News Deeply
For example, ocean phytoplankton produce more than 50 percent of our oxygen, and the ocean absorbs more than 25 percent of the anthropogenic CO2 and 90 percent of the excess heat emitted annually into the atmosphere. We can and must look beyond our ...

Clean Your Plate to Reduce Greenhouse Gasses - Sonoma County Gazette

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 11/30/2017 - 01:07

Clean Your Plate to Reduce Greenhouse Gasses
Sonoma County Gazette
With carbon farming, a single application of a ½ inch of compost on grazed rangeland will increases soil water capacity to 26,000 liters per hectare and soil carbon sequestration by at least one ton per hectare per year for thirty years. Compost ...

Planning for a sustainable future - Farm and Dairy

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 23:03

Farm and Dairy

Planning for a sustainable future
Farm and Dairy
Some of these influences are already causing regional shifts in dairy farming. It was suggested that cropland management must take into consideration clean water, biodiversity benefits, climate stabilization and long-term soil fertility. In the short ...

Carbon levels in soil have come under the spotlight in new research | Video - The Rural

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 20:42

Carbon levels in soil have come under the spotlight in new research | Video
The Rural
“My research demonstrated that the ability of soil to sequester carbon has no upper limit, however the carbon storage potential is driven by regional climate and soil properties more than farming practice,” Dr Orgill said. “Within a given region ...

Oceans overlooked as source of climate change solutions - eco-business.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 19:07

eco-business.com

Oceans overlooked as source of climate change solutions
eco-business.com
In particular, the ocean has enormous potential to help by producing low-carbon energy and by sequestering atmospheric carbon. Offshore wind is proving itself as the energy source for changing electricity's carbon footprint at scale and in time. Ocean ...

The Europe Biochar Market is predicted to increase its revenue from $193 million to $875 million between the ... - Markets Insider

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 11:16

The Europe Biochar Market is predicted to increase its revenue from $193 million to $875 million between the ...
Markets Insider
The Europe Biochar Market is predicted to increase its revenue from $193 million to $875 million between the forecast years of 2017 to 2025, growing at an estimated CAGR of 17.70%. The key driver contributing to the market growth is the application of ...

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Delta farmers tackle greenhouse gases - The Record (New Westminster)

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:33

The Record (New Westminster)

Delta farmers tackle greenhouse gases
The Record (New Westminster)
Delta MP Carla Qualtrough was at Emma Lee Farms on Westham Island this month to announce a $1.8 million investment with UBC to determine carbon sequestration and GHG emissions and develop management practices for increasing the efficiency of ...

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