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Milwaukee to Receive Tallest Timber Structure - Multi-Housing News

GCS IN THE NEWS - 6 hours 49 min ago

Multi-Housing News

Milwaukee to Receive Tallest Timber Structure
Multi-Housing News
... world-class apartment building with unmatched features, amenities and design aesthetics,” said Tim Gokhman, director of New Land Enterprises, in a prepared statement. “Mass timber is an amazing building tool. Its carbon sequestration and ...

The next step in the sustainability journey: What would nature do? - GreenBiz

GCS IN THE NEWS - 14 hours 6 min ago

GreenBiz

The next step in the sustainability journey: What would nature do?
GreenBiz
Underpinning this audacious concept is what Benyus called “Ecological Performance Standards” which quantify impacts such as water purification and absorption, carbon sequestration, nutrient cycling, biodiversity and others. Surely, a city as a forest ...

How Blockchain Could Help To Protect The World's Forests - CleanTechnica

GCS IN THE NEWS - 14 hours 18 min ago

CleanTechnica

How Blockchain Could Help To Protect The World's Forests
CleanTechnica
Preventing leakage (deforestation simply shifting location), ensuring additionality (only paying for areas that are genuinely at risk from deforestation), and actually measuring carbon fluxes, were all early challenges for policy designers. Then there ...

Climate fund approves $1bn for projects in poor countries - Carbon Brief

GCS IN THE NEWS - 14 hours 43 min ago

Climate fund approves $1bn for projects in poor countries
Carbon Brief
“Future forest plantation projects should be planned with caution, particularly in water‐limited regions where they might have less positive effect on carbon sequestration but lead to significant water yield reduction,” the researchers say. Global ...

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How A Regenerative Revolution Could Reverse Climate Change - Forbes

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 20:00

Forbes

How A Regenerative Revolution Could Reverse Climate Change
Forbes
The Rodale Institute has found that if current farmland practices shifted to regenerative, organic approaches, 100% of annual global CO2 emissions would be sequestered. That's how powerful soil carbon sequestration is – but we're not practicing it at ...

Little sign of global action on climate change - Cyprus Mail

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 15:46

Little sign of global action on climate change
Cyprus Mail
It would also require removing billions of tonnes of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere through methods such as reforestation, soil carbon sequestration or direct air carbon capture and to do this at a fast pace. The report also outlines a plan of how ...

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District 5: Dawn A. Randolph (D) - Atlanta Magazine

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 04:59

Atlanta Magazine

District 5: Dawn A. Randolph (D)
Atlanta Magazine
Yet I know we have fallen behind on efforts to advance carbon sequestration and clean energy resource development. We need to stay on top of emerging technologies and encourage investment. 4. Next year the public service commissioner will adopt ...

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Clayton Tatum: Push for zero-waste and organic compost diversion - Longmont Times-Call

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sun, 10/21/2018 - 04:35

Longmont Times-Call

Clayton Tatum: Push for zero-waste and organic compost diversion
Longmont Times-Call
The February 2018 Colorado State University study "Carbon sequestration pilot project feasibility" cited in the Sept. 27 Longmont Times Call article mentions many beneficial outcomes to using organic compost; however, it also reiterates that the price ...

Native shade trees better for carbon storage - The Hindu

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sat, 10/20/2018 - 12:33

The Hindu

Native shade trees better for carbon storage
The Hindu
The exotic silver oak may be coffee growers' preferred shade tree now, but research shows that it affects carbon sequestration and tree diversity in Kodagu's agroforest systems. Kodagu's coffee farms were created when farmers cleared forest undergrowth ...

Global Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market 2018-2025 Climeworks, Siemens, Chevron - Insurance Day

GCS IN THE NEWS - Sat, 10/20/2018 - 06:53

Global Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market 2018-2025 Climeworks, Siemens, Chevron
Insurance Day
Global Market Study Carbon Capture and Sequestration Market Provide Forecast Report 2018 – 2025 presents an detailed analysis of the Carbon Capture and Sequestration which researched industry situations, market Size, growth and demands, Carbon ...

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MSU researchers win $1.5 million for developing carbon dioxide-converting membrane - ksenam

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 11:26

ksenam

MSU researchers win $1.5 million for developing carbon dioxide-converting membrane
ksenam
Brix and his son, Todd Brix, CEO of the company, approached Spangler last spring because of MSU Energy Research Institute's work on carbon dioxide sequestration. “We recognized an opportunity,” Spangler said. “We realized (OCO) was working on a ...

Global Warning - WHYY

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 08:29

WHYY

Global Warning
WHYY
The promise and pitfalls of carbon sequestration — an emerging approach to fighting global warming. A visit to Japan's “zero-waste” town Kamikatsu, which has made green living a way of life. Audio producer Claire Schoen considers the next step in her ...

Wyoming governor debate turns tense as Mark Gordon faces attacks from Throne, Rammell - Casper Star-Tribune Online

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 02:35

Casper Star-Tribune Online

Wyoming governor debate turns tense as Mark Gordon faces attacks from Throne, Rammell
Casper Star-Tribune Online
Throne and Gordon both agreed on a number of issues: carbon sequestration and finding ways to maintain coal and natural gas as a key industry in the state even as the market shifts; Second Amendment issues, though Gordon was non-specific on his ...

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Bioenergy carbon capture: climate snake oil or the 1.5-degree panacea? - The Conversation AU

GCS IN THE NEWS - Fri, 10/19/2018 - 01:26

The Conversation AU

Bioenergy carbon capture: climate snake oil or the 1.5-degree panacea?
The Conversation AU
With the release of the latest special report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, it's time we talk frankly about Bioenergy Carbon Capture and Sequestration, known as BECCS. It is one of the key technologies many models say we will need ...

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Montana State researchers win $1.5 million for developing carbon dioxide tech - EurekAlert (press release)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 20:04

EurekAlert (press release)

Montana State researchers win $1.5 million for developing carbon dioxide tech
EurekAlert (press release)
Brix and his son, Todd Brix, CEO of the company, approached Spangler last spring because of MSU Energy Research Institute's work on carbon dioxide sequestration. "We recognized an opportunity," Spangler said. "We realized (OCO) was working on a ...

Fri 8:30 | What California Aims To Do With The Healthy Soils Program - Jefferson Public Radio

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 19:42

Jefferson Public Radio

Fri 8:30 | What California Aims To Do With The Healthy Soils Program
Jefferson Public Radio
If you believe our future is about capturing carbon and returning it to the ground, it makes sense to care about what covers that ground. California's Healthy Soils Program is set up to make sure soil can help in the carbon sequestration process, while ...

Five geoengineering solutions proposed to fight climate change - Dezeen

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 11:08

Dezeen

Five geoengineering solutions proposed to fight climate change
Dezeen
Alternative forms of CDR include direct air carbon dioxide capture and storage (DACCS). This was used in a commercial operation by ClimeWorks that opened last year. Soil carbon sequestration (SCS), afforestation and ocean fertilisation, where added ...
We have 12 years to save the world. What do we do now?The Weather Network
Studies Reveal Powerful Links Between Economic Development, Technology and Geopolitical Cooperation to Reduce ...Stony Brook News (press release)
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Can sustainable forest management save us from climate change? - ETEnergyworld.com

GCS IN THE NEWS - Thu, 10/18/2018 - 08:22

Can sustainable forest management save us from climate change?
ETEnergyworld.com
Washington DC: If you think that sustainable forest management can be a major contributor to mitigating climate change, then you better not hold your breath. A new study has found that managing Europe's forests to maximise carbon sequestration has a ...

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Let's Enlist Our Forests to Fight Climate Change - Oregon WildBlog (blog)

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 10/17/2018 - 23:39

Oregon WildBlog (blog)

Let's Enlist Our Forests to Fight Climate Change
Oregon WildBlog (blog)
Carbon is one of the building blocks of life. As forests grow, trees intake carbon from the atmosphere to build living structures and store it in their trunks, bark, branches, and extensive root networks. This natural process, known as “carbon ...

Can sustainable forest management save us from climate change? - Business Standard

GCS IN THE NEWS - Wed, 10/17/2018 - 20:35

Business Standard

Can sustainable forest management save us from climate change?
Business Standard
If you think that sustainable forest management can be a major contributor to mitigating climate change, then you better not hold your breath. A new study has found that managing Europe's forests to maximise carbon sequestration has a negligible effect ...

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