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Seven Key Things to Know About 'Negative Emissions' - EcoWatch

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 05:51

EcoWatch

Seven Key Things to Know About 'Negative Emissions'
EcoWatch
In line with the broad definition of "mitigation" by the IPCC, research initially focused mainly on enhancing natural sinks—such as afforestation and reforestation, soil carbon sequestration, as well as ocean fertilization. Explicit discussions about ...

Guest post: Seven key things to know about 'negative emissions' - Carbon Brief

Google Carbon Sequestration - Sun, 06/03/2018 - 05:12

Carbon Brief

Guest post: Seven key things to know about 'negative emissions'
Carbon Brief
In line with the broad definition of “mitigation” by the IPCC, research initially focused mainly on enhancing natural sinks – such as afforestation and reforestation, soil carbon sequestration, as well as ocean fertilisation. Explicit discussions about ...

CORRECTED-Caribbean set to ride "blue economy" wave, say economists - Reuters UK

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 10:15

CORRECTED-Caribbean set to ride "blue economy" wave, say economists
Reuters UK
That estimate was based on activities such as fishing, tourism, transport and carbon sequestration, which refers to the storage of carbon dioxide and other forms of carbon as a strategy to mitigate the effects of climate change. Capitalising on newer ...

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Rocks contribute massive amounts of nitrogen to the atmosphere - Earth.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 09:21

Earth.com

Rocks contribute massive amounts of nitrogen to the atmosphere
Earth.com
The researchers say that geology now needs to be part of the conservation discussion in protecting those areas that could store more carbon and play an important role in controlling emissions. “When thinking about carbon sequestration, the geology of ...

That natural gas power plant with no carbon emissions or air pollution? It works. - Vox

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 07:40

Vox

That natural gas power plant with no carbon emissions or air pollution? It works.
Vox
I have always been skeptical about carbon capture and sequestration at fossil-fueled power plants. It's not so much the technological barriers — they are serious, though not insurmountable — but the cost. Fossil fuel power plants have steadily gotten ...

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Beija Flor Farms: Using Cannabis for Carbon Sequestration - Cannabis Now

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 07:00

Cannabis Now

Beija Flor Farms: Using Cannabis for Carbon Sequestration
Cannabis Now
“We have a twofold process: One is the cultivation of cannabis and the other is sequestering carbon on a large scale,” Wentzel says. “Our model is carbon sequestration through cannabis cultivation. What we're trying to do is cultivate in ways that are ...

The Nature Conservancy Announces Partnership with the US Climate Alliance to Leverage the Power of Nature to ... - The Nature Conservancy

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 06:55

The Nature Conservancy Announces Partnership with the US Climate Alliance to Leverage the Power of Nature to ...
The Nature Conservancy
The N.W.L. Initiative will identify best practices for land conservation, management and restoration to allow states to better understand and harness these natural climate solutions as a means for reducing emissions and increasing carbon sequestration ...

Finland's carbon negative craft brewery: 'Instead of warming the planet, we are cooling it - beer by beer' - BeverageDaily.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 02:15

BeverageDaily.com

Finland's carbon negative craft brewery: 'Instead of warming the planet, we are cooling it - beer by beer'
BeverageDaily.com
... a more aggressive approach than carbon neutrality, which merely nullifies the effect that our brewery has on the environment,” ​said Suikkari. “Typically carbon-negative status can be achieved by a number of means, including greater carbon ...

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A decade-old plan to curb carbon emissions through forest conservation in Africa is yet to pay off - Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (blog)

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 01:14

Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (blog)

A decade-old plan to curb carbon emissions through forest conservation in Africa is yet to pay off
Down To Earth Magazine (press release) (blog)
By ensuring carbon sequestration as well as biodiversity conservation and sustainable forest management, REDD+ was meant to provide a win-win deal. But implementation experiences show there are trade-offs involved. First, the carbon prices are too low.

Caribbean set to ride 'blue economy' wave, say economists - Reuters

Google Carbon Sequestration - Fri, 06/01/2018 - 00:21

News Americas Now - Caribbean And Latin America Daily News

Caribbean set to ride 'blue economy' wave, say economists
Reuters
GRAND ANSE, Grenada (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Caribbean countries should dive into the “blue economy” to exploit marine resources, giving their economies a much needed boost, while protecting coastal eco-systems, economists said. The island ...
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Caribbean set to ride "blue economy" wave, say economists - Reuters

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 23:01

Caribbean set to ride "blue economy" wave, say economists
Reuters
GRAND ANSE, Grenada, June 1 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - C aribbean countries should dive into the “blue economy” to exploit marine resources, giving their economies a much needed boost, while protecting coastal eco-systems, economists said.

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Soil carbon sequestering success - Echonetdaily

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 18:11

Echonetdaily

Soil carbon sequestering success
Echonetdaily
Central West farmers and the NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) climate unit have been working on Australia's first soil carbon sequestration pilot project. The five-year project explored the use of a market-based scheme to sequester carbon in ...

Traces of opioids discovered in mussels in Puget Sound - Inhabitat

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 11:00

Traces of opioids discovered in mussels in Puget Sound
Inhabitat
This translates into carbon sequestration, and his 20 acre farm alone can capture 134 tons of carbon annually. The algae and shellfish also act as biofilters that screen out nitrogen, the main element contributing to infamous “dead zones”. The system ...

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An Alt-Meat Reckoning: Not All Roses and Rainbows - Drovers Magazine

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 09:06

Drovers Magazine

An Alt-Meat Reckoning: Not All Roses and Rainbows
Drovers Magazine
... principally — and other edible crops from which nutrients would presumably be extracted for test-tube meat production not only supports a significant amount of carbon sequestration but contributes to the value of “green space” in an increasingly ...

Florida company relocating to Gadsden, bringing 70 jobs - AL.com

Google Carbon Sequestration - Thu, 05/31/2018 - 08:50

Florida company relocating to Gadsden, bringing 70 jobs
AL.com
"Our products are created in the spirit of carbon footprint reduction, carbon sequestration and sustainability, without sacrificing performance," the company states. "Products made with Calcean all benefit from reduced carbon footprints and replacing ...

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

Google Carbon Sequestration - 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

Google Carbon Sequestration - 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

Google Carbon Sequestration - 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

Google Carbon Sequestration - 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

Google Carbon Sequestration - 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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