Latest Carbon sequestration Stories

2010-03-10 12:30:00

Enhanced oil recovery is a key to greater energy security, increased domestic revenues and fewer carbon emissions; "Winner States" include Arkansas, California, Indiana, Illinois, Kansas, Louisiana, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas and Wyoming. HOUSTON and WASHINGTON, March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2010-02-20 14:52:06

Carnegie Mellon University's Edward S. Rubin will discuss U.S. energy strategies needed to mitigate global climate change Feb. 20 at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in San Diego, Calif.

2010-02-19 09:07:03

Dispelling the notion that urban “green” spaces help counteract greenhouse gas emissions, new research has found – in Southern California at least – that total emissions might be lower if lawns did not exist.

2010-02-18 13:26:01

Pumping nutrient-rich water up from the deep ocean to boost algal growth in sunlit surface waters and draw carbon dioxide down from the atmosphere has been touted as a way of ameliorating global warming.

2010-02-16 16:39:50

Two studies provide clearer picture of how carbon cycle was dramatically affected long ago.

2010-02-02 20:53:00

SINGAPORE, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The carbon development market is riding high, having achieved $126 billion worth of transactions in 2008, almost double its value in 2007.

2010-01-22 13:05:22

Unclear land rights, corruption threaten to undermine success of promised REDD funds.

2010-01-14 11:35:21

Scientists are reporting that "biochar" — a material that the Amazonian Indians used to enhance soil fertility centuries ago — has potential in the modern world to help slow global climate change.

2009-12-17 14:28:42

An agreement in Copenhagen to fund reduced emissions from deforestation may generate multiple environmental and economic benefits if investments simultaneously target sites that are both carbon and biodiversity-rich.

2009-12-17 08:15:00

MIAMI, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the Copenhagen Climate Summit's call for innovative environmental solutions, a pioneering program was launched today to allow law firm clients to pay legal fees with carbon credits. Carbon credits are units that can offset a company's carbon footprint.

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