Feed aggregator

Researchers develop potentially low-cost, low-emissions technology that can convert methane without forming CO2 - Phys.Org

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:27

Phys.Org

Researchers develop potentially low-cost, low-emissions technology that can convert methane without forming CO2
Phys.Org
The cost of operating the SMR process, and the potential additional costs of carbon taxes and carbon sequestration, puts hydrogen production by SMR at risk for significant cost increases—especially in smaller scale operations that might provide the ...

and more »

Bridging the gap: Potentially low-cost, low-emissions technology that ... - Science Daily

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:13

Bridging the gap: Potentially low-cost, low-emissions technology that ...
Science Daily
A potentially low-cost, low-emissions technology has been designed that can convert methane without forming carbon dioxide.

and more »

Keeping up with the coniferous - Quad

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 10:59

Quad

Keeping up with the coniferous
Quad
Using this information, the U.S. Forest Service's i-Tree software calculated the benefits provided by the trees, such as stormwater capture, air pollutant uptake, carbon sequestration and energy savings for buildings. Since its creation, the tree ...

After the Boom: Enhanced oil recovery combines CO2, pressure to boost production - Petoskey News-Review

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 10:39

Petoskey News-Review

After the Boom: Enhanced oil recovery combines CO2, pressure to boost production
Petoskey News-Review
When developers extract gas from the Antrim shale formation that runs from western Michigan in an upwardly curved swath across the tip of the mitt over toward the Alpena area — up to a third of the gas produced from the wells is CO2, Goodman said.

and more »

Lawrence Livermore Lab Researchers Earn Prestigious Awards - Patch.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 08:23

Patch.com

Lawrence Livermore Lab Researchers Earn Prestigious Awards
Patch.com
Known as the NRAP Toolset, the package of 10 science-based computational tools supports industry and regulatory agencies as they design and implement safe and effective geologic carbon storage projects to sequester large volumes of human-made ...

Google News

Study: Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces - Bizcommunity.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 03:44

Study: Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces
Bizcommunity.com
The study found the United States has the highest total annual potential to store carbon in the soil, followed by India, China, Russia and Australia, if soil management is improved. Carbon sequestration could be increased intensively in parts of ...

and more »

Study: Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces - Bizcommunity.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 03:44

Study: Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces
Bizcommunity.com
The study found the United States has the highest total annual potential to store carbon in the soil, followed by India, China, Russia and Australia, if soil management is improved. Carbon sequestration could be increased intensively in parts of ...

and more »

Richmond snares more than $7.2 million in greening grants - East Bay Times

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 14:57

Richmond snares more than $7.2 million in greening grants
East Bay Times
Funded under the state's Cap-and-Trade Program, the grants support projects that reduce the production of greenhouse gases through carbon sequestration and discourage motor vehicle travel and other energy consumption, according to an announcement ...

Google News

Bridging the Gap - The UCSB Current

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 14:48

The UCSB Current

Bridging the Gap
The UCSB Current
The cost of operating the SMR process, and the potential additional costs of carbon taxes and carbon sequestration, puts hydrogen production by SMR at risk for significant cost increases — especially in smaller scale operations that might provide the ...

Hydrological implications of rapid global warming - Science Daily

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 11:22

Hydrological implications of rapid global warming
Science Daily
... Pancost, Andy Ridgwell, Laia Alegret, Rob Duller, and Stephen T. Grimes. Orbital forcing of terrestrial hydrology, weathering and carbon sequestration during the Palaeocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum. Climate of the Past, 2017 DOI: 10.5194/cp-2017-131 ...

and more »

Researcher says 'radical farming ideas' could trap more carbon dioxide in soil - The Columbian

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 10:52

The Columbian

Researcher says 'radical farming ideas' could trap more carbon dioxide in soil
The Columbian
The pool indicates Earth has a way of getting carbon out of the atmosphere and stashing it away. That method is known as carbon sequestration. If humans can harness that technique, they may be able to make a dent in rapid global climate change, he said.

and more »

Is mass timber really sustainable? - The Architect's Newspaper

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 09:35

The Architect's Newspaper

Is mass timber really sustainable?
The Architect's Newspaper
Third, and perhaps counter-intuitively, many environmentalists believe that harvesting trees allows forests to become more efficient at carbon sequestration. The logic is simple: When a tree is harvested, it stores carbon, then when another tree is ...

Guyra Paraguay celebrates 20 years of science and conservation - BirdLife International

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 08:08

Guyra Paraguay celebrates 20 years of science and conservation
BirdLife International
The San Rafael – Tekoha Guasu Reserve is preventing the emission of more than 4 million metric tons of CO2 to the atmosphere that would have contributed to climate change, and we have planted more than 50,000 native trees using local resources to ...

Avoid senseless logging - The Register-Guard

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 07:57

Avoid senseless logging
The Register-Guard
I am an Oregonian, and one thing I love about this state is how many beautiful forests we have. Our acres of forestland are what make our state unique, but the House of Representatives passed a bill Nov. 1 that will put our forests in danger. House ...

and more »

Researcher says 'radical farming ideas' could trap more carbon dioxide in soil - The Columbian

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 07:12

The Columbian

Researcher says 'radical farming ideas' could trap more carbon dioxide in soil
The Columbian
The pool indicates Earth has a way of getting carbon out of the atmosphere and stashing it away. That method is known as carbon sequestration. If humans can harness that technique, they may be able to make a dent in rapid global climate change, he said.

Soil Management: Key to Fighting Climate Change? - EcoWatch

Google Carbon Sequestration - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 06:58

EcoWatch

Soil Management: Key to Fighting Climate Change?
EcoWatch
However they tend to ignore the importance of land use management and what it can do to mitigate climate change. "The beauty of carbon sequestration is if you improve your resource bases—your soil health, your soil fertility—it almost automatically ...

Ditch subsidies to rich farmers after Brexit, urges Bright Blue think tank - The Times

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 17:05

Ditch subsidies to rich farmers after Brexit, urges Bright Blue think tank
The Times
Mr Caldecott said: “Commissioning ecosystem services effectively using market-based approaches will bring significant benefits, including a more sustainable farming industry, enhanced natural beauty, greater biodiversity, increased carbon sequestration ...

Ditch subsidies to rich farmers after Brexit, urges Bright Blue think tank - The Times

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 17:05

The Times

Ditch subsidies to rich farmers after Brexit, urges Bright Blue think tank
The Times
Mr Caldecott said: “Commissioning ecosystem services effectively using market-based approaches will bring significant benefits, including a more sustainable farming industry, enhanced natural beauty, greater biodiversity, increased carbon sequestration ...

Chris Matera: ANR's Camel's Hump logging plan a wake-up call - vtdigger.org

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 17:05

Chris Matera: ANR's Camel's Hump logging plan a wake-up call
vtdigger.org
This would increase the carbon sequestration by Vermont's forests to help offset its own (understated) emissions. Here is a report from the University of Vermont showing how much better “no management” is compared to logging when it comes to carbon ...

and more »

County has questions about Clean Coal partner - Gillette News Record

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 06:02

County has questions about Clean Coal partner
Gillette News Record
A Wyofile investigation published in 2014 detailed how his company spent more than $7 million of a $10 million U.S. Department of Energy stimulus grant for a carbon sequestration study that never happened and more than $9 million in state money ...