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Saskatchewan backs CCS and Nuclear power in its Climate Change Plan

The White Paper on Climate Change released by Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall on October 18  makes 13 recommendations in the hopes of redirecting the national conversation away from a national carbon pricing policy, as… 197 more words

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What is Climate Change(2)?

Who or what governs the climate change?

  • United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change(UNFCCC)
    • an international treaty negotiated during the Earth Summit, Rio(1992).
    • Objective: stabilize Green House Gases(GHGs) in the atmosphere–>this would help limit anthropogenic interference with the climate system.
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Farcicological Dig

“All this nonsense is a substitute for a simple proposition: stop digging. There is only one form of carbon capture and storage that is scientifically proven, and which can be deployed immediately: leaving fossil fuels in the ground.” ( 36 more words

Graham Thomson: Alberta NDP not celebrating carbon capture milestone

Just a few days ago, Alberta marked a milestone in the battle against climate change.

Not that you would have heard much about it, especially not from the Alberta government. 654 more words

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Carbon Dioxide Can Be Stored Underground For Ten Times The Length Needed To Avoid Climatic Impact

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

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Calgary company enters carbon capture contest worth $20 million

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

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