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Old coal mines could serve as excellent carbon sinks, shows study - Research Matters

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 03:30

Research Matters

Old coal mines could serve as excellent carbon sinks, shows study
Research Matters
Carbon Sequestration is the process of storing carbon for long periods. Wetlands, forests, peat bogs are all excellent sources for carbon sequestration, storing millions of tons of carbon. For their new study, the scientists wanted to study the carbon ...

India regrows forests to trap carbon emissions - India Climate Dialogue

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:27

India Climate Dialogue

India regrows forests to trap carbon emissions
India Climate Dialogue
But India's low-cost model may be the most easily replicable for poorer countries. While India's afforestation efforts have led to the least carbon sequestration among the three, it is also the most economical way – by a large margin – of removing ...

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Study: Better soil could trap more carbon from the atmosphere - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 18:09

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Study: Better soil could trap more carbon from the atmosphere
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Soil naturally absorbs carbon from the atmosphere through a process known as sequestration that not only reduces harmful greenhouse gases but also creates more fertile soil. Better soil management could boost carbon stored in the top layer of the soil ...

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Nurturing the payment plan for forest carbon - www.businessgreen.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 17:06

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Nurturing the payment plan for forest carbon
www.businessgreen.com
Widespread carbon sequestration outside the energy system is likely to be necessary to address this gap given the reality of current emissions trends in power, transport, buildings and industry. A recent study offers some hope on the solutions available.

Trillion Trees: three conservation giants join forces to end deforestation - BirdLife International

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 08:17

Trillion Trees: three conservation giants join forces to end deforestation
BirdLife International
The planet is losing 10 billion trees per year, leading to widespread impacts on biodiversity, carbon sequestration, local economies and human health. The response of the Trillion Trees Partnership is twofold: catalyze large-scale investments to ...

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UPDATE 1-Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as ... - Reuters

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 04:42

UPDATE 1-Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as ...
Reuters
(Updates names of journal paragraph 3)By Thin Lei WinROME, Nov 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Improving soilhealth in farmlands could cap.

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UPDATE 1-Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces - study - Reuters

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 04:39

UPDATE 1-Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces - study
Reuters
Soil naturally absorbs carbon from the atmosphere through a process known as sequestration which not only reduce harmful greenhouse gases but also creates more fertile soil. Better soil management could boost carbon stored in the top layer of the soil ...

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Don't convert Africa's savanna to agricultural land - Deutsche Welle

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 04:36

Deutsche Welle

Don't convert Africa's savanna to agricultural land
Deutsche Welle
Thirdly, research shows that with correct grazing management, livestock and other ruminant animals inhabiting grasslands similar to African savanna can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase soil carbon sequestration, improve soil fertility and ...

New 3D Printing Material News Galore at formnext 2017 - ENGINEERING.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 03:28

New 3D Printing Material News Galore at formnext 2017
ENGINEERING.com
The lanternfish, in particular, is estimated to sequester 20 to 35 percent of CO2 emissions, more carbon than all of the world's forests combined. Now that the oceans are filled with plastic, these fish are eating discarded plastic instead of plankton ...

Danone reaffirms climate commitment with recognition from the Science-Based Targets Initiative - FoodIngredientsFirst

Google Carbon Sequestration - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 02:37

FoodIngredientsFirst

Danone reaffirms climate commitment with recognition from the Science-Based Targets Initiative
FoodIngredientsFirst
In addition to sequestering carbon, healthy soils boost productivity and reinforce climate resiliency. Danone is working directly with farmers in its supply chain to co-create action plans that will help them lower their carbon footprint and strengthen ...

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Climate change focuses Fiji strategy - Radio New Zealand

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 19:55

Radio New Zealand

Climate change focuses Fiji strategy
Radio New Zealand
Mereseini Vuniwaqa has told a side meeting at the COP23 conference that bamboo could be used for cyclone proof construction, soil conservation and coastal protection, business development, bioenergy, and carbon sequestration. She said bamboo could ...

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Study: Better Soil Could Trap as Much Planet-warming Carbon as Transport Produces - Voice of America

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 17:26

Voice of America

Study: Better Soil Could Trap as Much Planet-warming Carbon as Transport Produces
Voice of America
Soil naturally absorbs carbon from the atmosphere through a process known as sequestration, which not only reduces harmful greenhouse gases but also creates more fertile soil. Better soil management could boost carbon stored in the top layer of the ...

Beloved barber 'Paco' pens his thanks; reader asks for drought-tolerant gardening tips - Los Angeles Times

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 16:30

Los Angeles Times

Beloved barber 'Paco' pens his thanks; reader asks for drought-tolerant gardening tips
Los Angeles Times
She also identified environmental challenges, such as carbon sequestration and heat-island reduction, that we should also address when planning our landscapes. Like many, I've made major changes to my landscape to reduce my water consumption.

How mass timber could transform our cities (really) - The Architect's Newspaper

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 15:20

The Architect's Newspaper

How mass timber could transform our cities (really)
The Architect's Newspaper
As outlined in this issue, timber has a litany of benefits including carbon sequestration, lower embodied energy than steel and concrete, psychological benefits for inhabitants, less construction noise in tight urban sites, easier on-site construction ...

Carbon Sequestration Market: Business Opportunities, Current Trends, Market Forecast & Global Industry Analysis by ... - MilTech

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 14:28

DailyCommerceNews

Carbon Sequestration Market: Business Opportunities, Current Trends, Market Forecast & Global Industry Analysis by ...
MilTech
The “ Carbon Sequestration Market” Report offers an inclusive and decision-making overview, including definitions, classifications and its applications. The Carbon Sequestration market is anticipated to reflect a positive growth trend in forthcoming years.
2017 Global Carbon Sequestration Market: Hitachi, Alstom and FluorDailyCommerceNews

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Carbon Sequestration Market: Business Opportunities, Current Trends, Market Forecast & Global Industry Analysis by ... - satPRnews (press release)

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 14:28

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Carbon Sequestration Market: Business Opportunities, Current Trends, Market Forecast & Global Industry Analysis by ...
satPRnews (press release)
The “ Carbon Sequestration Market” Report offers an inclusive and decision-making overview, including definitions, classifications and its applications. The Carbon Sequestration market is anticipated to reflect a positive growth trend in forthcoming years.
2017 Global Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market: Halliburton, Climeworks and Linde GroupDailyCommerceNews

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Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces: study - Reuters

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 10:28

Better soil could trap as much planet-warming carbon as transport produces: study
Reuters
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 ...

Trumpists Attend Climate Conference to Push Coal - Mother Jones

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 09:40

Mother Jones

Trumpists Attend Climate Conference to Push Coal
Mother Jones
It would be great if Trump announced a massive new push to develop carbon sequestration technology that could be exported to poor countries still reliant on coal. But he hasn't done that. He just blathers about “clean coal” as if that's the natural ...
Trump officials defend fossil fuels, nuclear power at UN climate conferenceThe Hill
COP23: Corporations and lobbyists welcome in BonnDeutsche Welle
State Leaders Diss Trump Coal Revival as US Pushes 'Cleaner' Fossil Fuels at Climate TalksDeSmog (blog)
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New Arkansas Industrial Wood Pellet Mill Raises Green Stakes - KASU

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 08:36

KASU

New Arkansas Industrial Wood Pellet Mill Raises Green Stakes
KASU
As for Highland Pellets, which purchases pine tree farm thinnings and lumber logging debris, Abt says it could claim a carbon sequestration advantage. “Those trees are very fast growing and managed intensively,” he says. “Plus land owners plant pine ...

Climate change puts millions of people in vicious cycle of food insecurity, malnutrition and poverty - ReliefWeb

Google Carbon Sequestration - Tue, 11/14/2017 - 07:01

Climate change puts millions of people in vicious cycle of food insecurity, malnutrition and poverty
ReliefWeb
"Reducing deforestation; restoring degraded lands and forests; eliminating food loss and waste; enhancing soil carbon sequestration; low-carbon livestock - these are only a few known solutions to address hunger, poverty and sustainability at the same ...

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