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IEA predicts 'decade of stagnation' for coal markets - The Daily Times

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 14:10

The Daily Times

IEA predicts 'decade of stagnation' for coal markets
The Daily Times
Amid new concerns coal executives express about further power plant closures, hope remains in the form of new carbon capture and clean coal technologies, which may satisfy the environmental concerns of some in the global community. “Indeed, without ...

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IEA predicts 'decade of stagnation' for coal - The Steubenville Herald-Star

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 13:54

The Steubenville Herald-Star

IEA predicts 'decade of stagnation' for coal
The Steubenville Herald-Star
Amid new concerns coal executives express about further power plant closures, hope remains in the form of new carbon capture and clean coal technologies, which may satisfy the environmental concerns of some in the global community. “Indeed, without ...

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New trend of gifting trees takes root to capture carbon - India Climate Dialogue

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:03

India Climate Dialogue

New trend of gifting trees takes root to capture carbon
India Climate Dialogue
With the advent of the New Year, a season for gifts for all occasions has begun. An Indian company called Grow-Trees has created waves by offering companies and individuals the possibility of gifting a plantation to offset greenhouse gas emissions ...

2018 Ag Biotech Summit explores importance of soil health to plants, animals and people - WRAL Tech Wire

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 11:22

WRAL Tech Wire

2018 Ag Biotech Summit explores importance of soil health to plants, animals and people
WRAL Tech Wire
He conducts research in pathogenesis, soil survey, the use of electromagnetic induction in soils applications, and carbon sequestration. Nicholas (Nick) Goeser, director, Soil Health Partnership and soil health and sustainability, National Corn Growers ...

Coalition Urges Governor to Reform 480 Forest Tax Law - Adirondack Almanack (press release) (blog)

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 21:06

Adirondack Almanack (press release) (blog)

Coalition Urges Governor to Reform 480 Forest Tax Law
Adirondack Almanack (press release) (blog)
“Reforming the law this year would provide an opportunity to modernize the program to ensure landowners receive incentives for the additional public benefits provided by their forests, including wildlife habitat and climate change mitigation through ...

Change is afoot in Trump country - Washington Post

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 20:02

Washington Post

Change is afoot in Trump country
Washington Post
Toensmeier has spent more than a decade sifting through all the data he can find on the carbon balance of different food production systems, which he details in his 2016 manifesto, “The Carbon Farming Solution.” The good news, he said, is that what's ...

Cropped out - Boulder Weekly

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 16:55

Cropped out
Boulder Weekly
For instance, Guttridge hosted about 80 Boulder Valley School District students recently to teach them about carbon sequestration, cover crops and other regenerative farming techniques. But the event exceeded the six events he's allowed to host each ...

Could your house hold carbon? - Alternatives Journal (blog)

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 16:42

Alternatives Journal (blog)

Could your house hold carbon?
Alternatives Journal (blog)
With natural building, we can achieve much higher occupant comfort and satisfaction, while increasing measures such as energy efficiency and waste reduction. With the effects of global climate change on everyone's mind, natural building also has the ...

Food and Agriculture: The Cause of and Solution for Climate Change - Food Tank (blog)

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 14:00

Food Tank (blog)

Food and Agriculture: The Cause of and Solution for Climate Change
Food Tank (blog)
What are your plans for this event? LD: We launched the Climate Collaborative at Expo West 2017 to a packed audience of natural products leaders. We could hardly believe the turnout. We expect an even greater number this year and have expanded to ...

IEA predicts 'decade of stagnation' for coal - Martins Ferry Times Leader

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 05:05

IEA predicts 'decade of stagnation' for coal
Martins Ferry Times Leader
Amid new concerns coal executives express about further power plant closures, hope remains in the form of new carbon capture and and clean coal technologies which may satisfy the environmental concerns of some in the global community. “Indeed, without ...

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Q&A: How Oregon's Cap And Trade System Would Work - KUOW News and Information

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 01:33

KUOW News and Information

Q&A: How Oregon's Cap And Trade System Would Work
KUOW News and Information
It also creates a market for offset projects, so a forest landowner in Oregon could sell the carbon sequestration credits from not cutting down trees. Buying an offset credit may be a cheaper option for companies that need to reduce their emissions or ...

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Q&A: How Oregon's Cap And Trade System Would Work - OPB News

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 01:08

OPB News

Q&A: How Oregon's Cap And Trade System Would Work
OPB News
It also creates a market for offset projects, so a forest landowner in Oregon could sell the carbon sequestration credits from not cutting down trees. Buying an offset credit may be a cheaper option for companies that need to reduce their emissions or ...

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Climate Change Series Part 4: The Unique, Cyclical Relationship between Climate and Tropical Forests - Rainforest Trust (press release) (blog)

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 19:40

Climate Change Series Part 4: The Unique, Cyclical Relationship between Climate and Tropical Forests
Rainforest Trust (press release) (blog)
As previously discussed in our climate change series, there are multiple ways that tropical forests affect our global climate from carbon sequestration and deforestation emissions to cloud and precipitation formation. However, the relationship is not ...

Global Carbon Sequestration Market Sales, Trend, Region, Forecast and Manufacturers in 2017-2022 - satPRnews (press release)

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 16:15

Global Carbon Sequestration Market Sales, Trend, Region, Forecast and Manufacturers in 2017-2022
satPRnews (press release)
The Carbon Sequestration market report includes a comprehensive analysis of the present state of the market. The report starts with the basic industry overview and then goes into each and every detail. The Carbon Sequestration Market research report ...

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Heritage tree policy considered by Piedmont council - East Bay Times

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 15:02

East Bay Times

Heritage tree policy considered by Piedmont council
East Bay Times
The policy would also underscore the environmental benefits from an urban forest: cleaner air, habitat for wildlife, carbon sequestration and improved stormwater control, Kent said. The city also would look to private/public partnerships with the ...

5 takeaways from agency 'modernization' hearing - E&E News

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 14:36

E&E News

5 takeaways from agency 'modernization' hearing
E&E News
about whether he would support separate funding for industrial carbon capture and sequestration projects, Brouillette said, "I would, sir, but that's a decision that's going to be made by OMB and the Congress itself." At another point, Menezes was ...

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Carbon Sequestration and Its Role in the Global Carbon Cycle. Volume 183. Geophysical Monograph Series - satPRnews (press release)

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 14:05

Carbon Sequestration and Its Role in the Global Carbon Cycle. Volume 183. Geophysical Monograph Series
satPRnews (press release)
The new report from Energy & Natural Resources Market Reports has been published today. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of energy & natural resources industries. Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph ...

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Elections may be a catalyst for deforestation, new research suggests - Phys.Org

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 13:26

Phys.Org

Elections may be a catalyst for deforestation, new research suggests
Phys.Org
The study, which was presented last month at the 2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting in New Orleans, suggests politicians often grant their constituents access to forested lands in exchange for electoral support. The results provide evidence ...

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Biochar, a Valuable Soil Carbon Negative Supplement for Soil Environment, to Witness a CAGR of 14.18% during ... - Digital Journal

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 12:58

Biochar, a Valuable Soil Carbon Negative Supplement for Soil Environment, to Witness a CAGR of 14.18% during ...
Digital Journal
The government in the region is framing policies to include biochar in the carbon offset initiatives. The Australian government has taken the lead in providing financial benefits to the farmers that incorporate biochar in their farming practices ...

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Biochar, a Valuable Soil Carbon Negative Supplement for Soil Environment, to Witness a CAGR of 14.18% during ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 12:51

Biochar, a Valuable Soil Carbon Negative Supplement for Soil Environment, to Witness a CAGR of 14.18% during ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)
NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global biochar market is expected to witness a CAGR of 14.18%, and is projected to reach USD 2,607.41 million by 2023. Factors propelling the growth of the biochar market are improved soil fertility and ...

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