On June 29, 2016 the Three Amigos – the leaders of Canada, Mexico and the U.S., issued a “North American Climate, Clean Energy, and Environment Partnership Action Plan… 456 more words
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Study of natural-occurring 100,000 year-old CO2 reservoirs shows no significant corroding of ‘cap rock’, suggesting the greenhouse gas hasn’t leaked back out – one of the main concerns with greenhouse gas reduction proposal of carbon capture and storage. 896 more words
Calgary-based innovators could see a big payday for going green.
Team CleanCarbon Energy is the Calgary-based company gunning for the $20 million Carbon X Prize, a contest challenging teams to develop breakthrough technologies that convert the most CO2 into products with the highest net value, making it a recycling Holy Grail. 251 more words
The Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) Market has gained much prominence in the recent years due to increased concerns about global warming across the world. Carbon capture and storage refers to the capturing of carbon dioxide from different sources of emission, separating it from other gases and transporting to a suitable location for storage. 623 more words
Global warming cannot simply be reversed by turning off the tap of fossil fuel burning. Two centuries’ worth of accumulated anthropogenic carbon dioxide would continue to trap solar energy, even supposing that an immediate shutdown of emissions was feasible; a pure fantasy for any kind of society hooked on coal, oil and gas. 712 more words
A committee of MPs has suggested the government policy of increased use of gas fired power stations will make it hard for the UK to meet carbon reduction targets by 2030. 627 more words