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Latest Carbon capture and storage Stories

2012-04-19 11:27:15

Government plans to develop carbon capture and storage (CCS) technologies to reduce carbon emissions received a cautious welcome today.

NASA Expert Speaks On Coal-fired Power Plants, Climate Change
2012-04-11 10:14:05

A leading climate change scientist at NASA is urging the United Kingdom to cease building coal-fired power plants, and is calling for a worldwide tax on all carbon emissions, to tackle the climate change fight head-on.

2012-03-27 10:44:23

Far from being a pipe dream years away from reality, practical technology for capturing carbon dioxide — the main greenhouse gas — from smokestacks is aiming for deployment at coal-fired electric power generating stations and other sources, scientists said here today.

CO2 Storage in Deep Saline Aquifers
2012-03-21 10:11:08

A group of researchers at MIT, led by Ruben Juanes, published a study this week that showed deep saline aquifers in the United States are capable of storing a century’s worth of carbon dioxide produced by the nation’s coal or gas fueled power plants.

2012-03-14 20:53:05

The United Nations (UN) global carbon market requires substantial reform because it too often fails to support the projects and people it is meant to help.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.