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Worldwide Carbon Sequestration Market: Key Players, Product, Application Segment Analysis Estimate to Market ... - satPRnews (press release)

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 07:13

Worldwide Carbon Sequestration Market: Key Players, Product, Application Segment Analysis Estimate to Market ...
satPRnews (press release)
Global Carbon Sequestration Market Study Report offers a unique tool for estimating the market, highlighting opportunities, and supporting strategic and tactical decision-making. This report identifies that in this rapidly-evolving and competitive ...

Could Clean Coal Actually Become A Reality? - Forbes

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 06:01

Forbes

Could Clean Coal Actually Become A Reality?
Forbes
Imagine a world where “clean coal” was no longer rhetoric – a world where coal was not just low emission, but no emission. This seemingly far-fetched idea is to many, nothing more than science fiction. However, researchers at the Ohio State University ...

Department of Energy launches two new green initiatives - Power Technology

Thu, 05/31/2018 - 03:27

Power Technology

Department of Energy launches two new green initiatives
Power Technology
Similarly, the CCUS initiative will seek to support and accelerate existing CCUS projects such as those undertaken by the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum, the International Energy Agency (IEA), the IEA's Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme, Mission ...

The lovely curlew is wading into extinction - Spectator.co.uk

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 21:06

Spectator.co.uk

The lovely curlew is wading into extinction
Spectator.co.uk
As Colwell notes, in a carbon-affected climate, this is a double indulgence. Burning peat releases high levels of greenhouse gases, but it also destroys habitat that is better at carbon sequestration than any other landform, including rainforest ...

Fish And Wildlife Department Releases June 2018 Calendar - Oakdale Leader

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 10:14

Oakdale Leader

Fish And Wildlife Department Releases June 2018 Calendar
Oakdale Leader
The three-day workshop for middle school and high school teachers focuses on estuary systems, climate change impacts and blue carbon sequestration. Teachers will receive lessons and activities to use in their classroom, and continuing education credits ...

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New Tech Could Turn Algae Into the Climate's Slimy Savior - IEEE Spectrum

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 09:09

IEEE Spectrum

New Tech Could Turn Algae Into the Climate's Slimy Savior
IEEE Spectrum
That means every algae farm doubles as a carbon sponge. New technologies aim to capture emissions from power plants and pipe them into algae ponds, in a twist on carbon sequestration. One variation of this dream even calls for placing an algae farm ...

Department of Energy launches two clean energy initiatives at Clean Energy Ministerial - Daily Energy Insider

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 07:08

Daily Energy Insider

Department of Energy launches two clean energy initiatives at Clean Energy Ministerial
Daily Energy Insider
CCUS is being led by the United States, Norway, and Saudi Arabia to strengthen the framework for public-private collaboration on carbon capture, utilization and storage efforts currently led by the Carbon Sequestration Leadership Forum, the ...

Mystery of Earth's missing nitrogen is solved: Scientists say ROCKS release huge amounts of the element, and it ... - Daily Mail

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 06:53

Daily Mail

Mystery of Earth's missing nitrogen is solved: Scientists say ROCKS release huge amounts of the element, and it ...
Daily Mail
'When thinking about carbon sequestration, the geology of the planet can help guide our decisions about what we're conserving', he said. The research also solves the mystery of the 'missing nitrogen'. 'We show that the paradox of nitrogen is written in ...

How PEI's salt marshes could join the battle against climate change - CBC.ca

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 04:02

CBC.ca

How PEI's salt marshes could join the battle against climate change
CBC.ca
Salt marshes in the world's coastal areas could be an important resource for pulling carbon out of the atmosphere, but recent research suggests that resource could be limited on P.E.I.. The potential for salt marshes for carbon sequestration, known as ...

'Green' and 'blue' bonds tipped to boom, HSBC head says - The Sydney Morning Herald

Wed, 05/30/2018 - 00:00

The Sydney Morning Herald

'Green' and 'blue' bonds tipped to boom, HSBC head says
The Sydney Morning Herald
"There is research demonstrating the importance of freshwater wetlands, saltmarsh and mangroves to ecosystems and related to this, opportunities for carbon sequestration. So we expect to see more initiatives targeting these types of projects." The ...

Carbon Farming Coming to Santa Barbara - The Bottom Line

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 20:50

The Bottom Line

Carbon Farming Coming to Santa Barbara
The Bottom Line
Carbon ranching is coming to Santa Barbara, but farmers aren't growing carbon — they're putting it back into the ground. With the help of compost and cattle, native grasses can sequester organic carbon, enriching the soil and removing greenhouse gases ...

Help prevent deforestation - Napa Valley Register

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 20:07

Help prevent deforestation
Napa Valley Register
Loss of the carbon sequestration benefits from clear cutting naturally forested watersheds will impact air quality. For example, a mature coastal live oak tree (35-40 years old) removes about 467 pounds of atmospheric carbon. It takes over 25 trees to ...

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The US is losing 36 million urban trees a year - Treehugger

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 14:12

Treehugger

The US is losing 36 million urban trees a year
Treehugger
And aside from the boosts of wellness they so generously proffer, the annual benefits of U.S. urban forests in considering air pollution removal, carbon sequestration, and decreased building energy use and the subsequent altered power plant emissions ...

COAST SUMMIT: Education, Carbon Sequestration, Clean Energy - The News Guard

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 13:12

The News Guard

COAST SUMMIT: Education, Carbon Sequestration, Clean Energy
The News Guard
“Any carbon policy in Oregon must take into consideration the contribution of our rural Oregon natural resources that provide significant carbon capture and storage,” Smith said. “As we move forward, our coastal-rural regions are poised to contribute ...

Making agriculture work for - not against - biodiversity - Reliefweb

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 09:38

Reliefweb

Making agriculture work for - not against - biodiversity
Reliefweb
Healthy ecosystems provide a number of key services upon which humankind relies, such as water quality maintenance, nutrient cycling, soil formation and erosion control, and carbon sequestration. And healthy agricultural ecosystems provide the ...

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Fuel Cells Finally Find a Killer App: Carbon Capture - IEEE Spectrum

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 09:07

IEEE Spectrum

Fuel Cells Finally Find a Killer App: Carbon Capture
IEEE Spectrum
Another attraction of the Barry plant is that it's already hosted a demonstration of carbon capture and sequestration. In partnership with the DOE, Southern used Mitsubishi Heavy Industries' amine process to chemically fix the carbon from coal-fired ...

To increase forest carbon capture, harvest trees less and less often – but still harvest - Concord Monitor

Tue, 05/29/2018 - 06:14

To increase forest carbon capture, harvest trees less and less often – but still harvest
Concord Monitor
From UNH News Service: Over the last 20 years, Maine's forests have become younger and less dense. As a result, forests are not providing the most climate benefits that they could through carbon sequestration and storage. However, more carbon could be ...

[GGP] The Role of Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage in Forming a Low-Carbon Economy - Natural Gas World

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 18:15

[GGP] The Role of Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage in Forming a Low-Carbon Economy
Natural Gas World
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 ...

Objective facts are key to balancing the pipeline debate - The Globe and Mail

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 16:24

The Globe and Mail

Objective facts are key to balancing the pipeline debate
The Globe and Mail
At Horizon oil sands, Canadian Natural has added carbon dioxide (CO2) to tailings to enhance the solids-settling rate, reducing the size of its tailing pond by about half, and sequestering CO 2 in the process. Canadian Natural's experience leveraging ...

Roundup: Ice Streams, Carbon Sequestration and Glacier Recession - GlacierHub

Mon, 05/28/2018 - 10:06

GlacierHub

Roundup: Ice Streams, Carbon Sequestration and Glacier Recession
GlacierHub
Sea-ice losses around West Antarctica's continental shelf generate longer phytoplankton blooms (less sea ice increases phytoplankton blooms, benthic growth, seabed carbon and sequestration) but also make it a hotspot for coastal iceberg disturbance.