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Optimum shade for cocoa - Science Daily

Wed, 05/23/2018 - 00:56

Science Daily

Optimum shade for cocoa
Science Daily
Amongst others, ecosystem services include the maintenance of biodiversity of flora and fauna and the sequestration of carbon from the air into soils and biomass, which should help to mitigate climate change. Agroforestry systems hold the promise for ...

Why the UNFCCC Must Rush to Kill Conflicts of Interest in Carbon Markets - The Wire

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 20:00

The Wire

Why the UNFCCC Must Rush to Kill Conflicts of Interest in Carbon Markets
The Wire
To achieve these commitments, these countries are further exhorted to implement policies and measures, such as enhancement of energy efficiency, greenhouse-gas sinks, carbon dioxide sequestration, afforestation and reforestation. In addition to ...

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3 urgent areas for Zinke to focus beyond departmental reorganization - Environmental Defense Fund (blog)

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 12:59

Environmental Defense Fund (blog)

3 urgent areas for Zinke to focus beyond departmental reorganization
Environmental Defense Fund (blog)
These ecosystems also offer a multitude of ecosystem services including recreation, carbon sequestration, water filtration, pollination and more. Mitigating impacts to these landscapes is the best way to allow for continued economic development while ...

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Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) Market Report 2018-2028 – Visiongain Report - EnerCom Inc. (press release) (blog)

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 11:28

Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) Market Report 2018-2028 – Visiongain Report
EnerCom Inc. (press release) (blog)
LONDON, May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --. Capacity (MMtpa), CAPEX ($m) & OPEX ($m) Forecasts for CO2 Capture (Pre-Combustion, Post-Combustion, Oxy-Fuel Combustion), CO2 Transportation & Transmission (Pipelines, Ships / Chemical Tankers ...

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US Cities Are Losing Millions Of Trees Each Year - CleanTechnica

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 10:21

CleanTechnica

US Cities Are Losing Millions Of Trees Each Year
CleanTechnica
“These benefits include air pollution removal — and its effects on human health — carbon sequestration and energy conservation, that is, the reduced amount of energy being used because of trees,” Nowak said. The loss of trees is costing cities tens ...

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Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) Market Report 2018-2028 ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 07:35

Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) Market Report 2018-2028 ...
PR Newswire (press release)
LONDON, May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) Market Report 2018-2028 - Visiongain Report.
Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) Market Report 2018-2028 – Visiongain ReportEnerCom Inc. (press release) (blog)

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Vote set on Barrasso-Whitehouse bill - E&E News

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 05:01

E&E News

Vote set on Barrasso-Whitehouse bill
E&E News
The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee plans to mark up bipartisan legislation today that aimst to boost carbon capture and sequestration projects by amending the Clean Air Act and other federal laws.

Don't wait for a unicorn: Investing in low-carbon energy technologies today will save money - pvbuzz media

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 04:44

pvbuzz media

Don't wait for a unicorn: Investing in low-carbon energy technologies today will save money
pvbuzz media
The team modeled the expansion of Britain's electrical grid under these scenarios, including government investment in technologies such as carbon sequestration and nuclear power now, to the appearance of a breakthrough unicorn technology and its ...

Kenya to reform laws to enhance biodiversity conservation - Xinhua

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 04:36

Kenya to reform laws to enhance biodiversity conservation
Xinhua
... plays a major role in climate change adaption through the provision of a variety of genetic materials that can be used to develop crops that can cope with extreme climatic conditions and mitigation through carbon sequestration by the different ...

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Blue carbon is the billion-dollar resource you've never heard of - CBC.ca

Tue, 05/22/2018 - 03:01

CBC.ca

Blue carbon is the billion-dollar resource you've never heard of
CBC.ca
Environment and Climate Change Canada is studying how much "blue carbon" is stored along the Bay of Fundy coastline. It has hired a team to measure the bay's potential for carbon sequestration. "Blue carbon" is a term coined by scientists to describe ...

The Public Pulse: Tax carbon, pay farmers - Omaha World-Herald

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 23:07

Omaha World-Herald

The Public Pulse: Tax carbon, pay farmers
Omaha World-Herald
Paying farmers for healthy-soils startup costs is a win-win proposition, since, after a period of three to five years, soil improvements pay for themselves in decreased expenses in diesel fuel, fertilizer, herbicides and pesticides. They also take ...

Don't wait for a unicorn: Investing in low-carbon tech now will save ... - Science Daily

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 20:25

Don't wait for a unicorn: Investing in low-carbon tech now will save ...
Science Daily
Waiting for a 'unicorn technology' that provides green energy at low cost could be more expensive than adopting low-carbon energy technologies now.

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Two huge wins for Colorado's conservation future - The Denver Post

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 13:08

Two huge wins for Colorado's conservation future
The Denver Post
This step aligns with the current work of the field that is looking at conservation's return on investment – not just in real estate value, but more broadly to include the value of ecosystem services (such as carbon sequestration, climate regulation ...

The Role of Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage in Forming a Low-Carbon Economy - Energy.gov (press release)

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 12:34

Energy.gov (press release)

The Role of Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage in Forming a Low-Carbon Economy
Energy.gov (press release)
It will also bolster and complement existing CCUS efforts led by the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum, the International Energy Agency (IEA), the IEA's Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme, Mission Innovation, and the Global CCS Institute. As a critical ...

Don't wait for a unicorn: investing in low-carbon tech now will save ... - Imperial College London

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 09:23

Imperial College London

Don't wait for a unicorn: investing in low-carbon tech now will save ...
Imperial College London
GREEN UNICORN - Waiting for a 'unicorn technology' that provides green energy at low cost could be more expensive than adopting low-carbon energy ...

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Don't wait for a unicorn: Investing in low-carbon tech now will save ... - EurekAlert (press release)

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 09:03

Don't wait for a unicorn: Investing in low-carbon tech now will save ...
EurekAlert (press release)
Waiting for a 'unicorn technology' that provides green energy at low cost could be more expensive than adopting low-carbon energy technologies now.

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Don't wait for a unicorn: Investing in low-carbon tech now will save money - EurekAlert (press release)

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 09:03

Don't wait for a unicorn: Investing in low-carbon tech now will save money
EurekAlert (press release)
The team modelled the expansion of Britain's electrical grid under these scenarios, including government investment in technologies such as carbon sequestration and nuclear power now, to the appearance of a breakthrough unicorn technology and its ...

Council member McGee is right to object to curbside composting - Athens NEWS

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 20:34

Council member McGee is right to object to curbside composting
Athens NEWS
Residents might consider that gardens and lawns are not only carbon sequestration mechanisms, but better retain water when organic material is turned back into them. This reduces irrigation demand and lessens the burden on both rate and taxpayers, ...

Cocoa crops could get shady but still supply lots of chocolate - Futurity: Research News

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 16:45

Futurity: Research News

Cocoa crops could get shady but still supply lots of chocolate
Futurity: Research News
Ecosystem services include the maintenance of biodiversity of flora and fauna and the sequestration of carbon from the air into soils and biomass, which should help to mitigate climate change. Agroforestry systems hold the promise for sustainable cocoa ...

'Groundswell' addresses Gove's Green Brexit - The Scottish Farmer

Sun, 05/20/2018 - 09:06

The Scottish Farmer

'Groundswell' addresses Gove's Green Brexit
The Scottish Farmer
... direct drill demonstrations, and is aimed at anyone in the farming or environmental sectors interested in the role that the soil plays in improving the environment, be it carbon sequestration, water catchment, ecosystems or human nutrition and food ...