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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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Global Carbon Capture & Storage Market 2020 - Professional and in-depth study

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

Chemical

Bury the beast in basalt

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

Climate Change And Palaeoclimatology

"CO2 turned into stone in Iceland in climate change breakthrough"

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Carbon dioxide has been pumped underground and turned rapidly into stone, demonstrating a radical new way to tackle climate change.

The unique project promises a cheaper and more secure way of burying CO2 from fossil fuel burning underground, where it cannot warm the planet.

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MPs call for decarbonisation of electricity and heating

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

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