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Grasslands among the best landscapes to curb climate change - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 00:35

Grasslands among the best landscapes to curb climate change
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Using this information, they calculated the overall cost and carbon sequestration achievable through grassland conservation and restoration throughout the U.S.. “At a time when we increasingly see and feel the negative effects of climate change and the ...

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Not just a drop in the ocean - BirdLife International

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 16:07

BirdLife International

Not just a drop in the ocean
BirdLife International
Their health is essential to us as a source of food, income and employment, but also in providing ecosystem services such as coastal protection and carbon sequestration. Currently, members of the European Parliament and national Fisheries Ministers are ...

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Not just a drop in the ocean - BirdLife International

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 16:01

Not just a drop in the ocean
BirdLife International
Their health is essential to us as a source of food, income and employment, but also in providing ecosystem services such as coastal protection and carbon sequestration. Currently, members of the European Parliament and national Fisheries Ministers are ...

Unearthing evidence: Researchers examine processes that support soil health - Phys.Org

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 15:15

Phys.Org

Unearthing evidence: Researchers examine processes that support soil health
Phys.Org
Scientists who want to keep carbon in the soil previously thought that some types of carbon were more stable than others, but recent work has suggested that all carbon is degradable. Hettiarachchi and her research team have applied a new technique to ...

Farms and forests could be key to curbing greenhouse gas emissions - PostBulletin.com

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 15:13

Farms and forests could be key to curbing greenhouse gas emissions
PostBulletin.com
The authors, 36 researchers from 22 conservation and academic institutions, then estimated the amount of carbon that would be sequestered by 21 different land management practices without reducing the production of food and fiber. The practices ...

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Selling the forest to save it - Alternatives Journal (blog)

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 15:11

Alternatives Journal (blog)

Selling the forest to save it
Alternatives Journal (blog)
While not all forests act as a carbon sink, the carbon sequestration potential of most forest trees can be measured, quantified and sold off as carbon credits that allow polluting companies to purchase and offset their carbon emissions. And, while they ...

Connecticut's Marshes: Past, Present, and Uncertain Future - UConn Today

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 13:42

UConn Today

Connecticut's Marshes: Past, Present, and Uncertain Future
UConn Today
“Globally, wetlands and marshes are one of the largest natural sinks for carbon,” Helton says. “We want to quantify what wetlands are doing in terms of how they impact various ecosystem functions.” To better understand carbon sequestration, think of ...

Sequestering Carbon Dioxide Using a Novel Lithium Battery - DesignNews

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 11:53

Sequestering Carbon Dioxide Using a Novel Lithium Battery
DesignNews
This would allow a steady stream of carbon dioxide under pressure, mixed with the amine solution, to deliver steady power while capturing a power plant's emissions—converting them into usable products. “It's one way to sequester it as a useful product ...

Global Carbon Capture & Sequestration Market Professional Research Report 2018 with Competitive Landscape, Key ... - thebankingsector.com

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 10:54

Global Carbon Capture & Sequestration Market Professional Research Report 2018 with Competitive Landscape, Key ...
thebankingsector.com
Carbon Capture & Sequestration Market is an upcoming market in Services sector at present years. Carbon Capture & Sequestration Market also consists of capacity, cost/profit, supply/demand, import/export, Market Forecast, Analysis of Industry Chain ...

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Location, location, location: How to manage valuable landscapes for carbon sequestration - GreenBiz

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 09:09

GreenBiz

Location, location, location: How to manage valuable landscapes for carbon sequestration
GreenBiz
U.S. landscapes sequester hundreds of millions of tons of CO2 every year, storing carbon in trees and soils and offsetting fossil fuels. This carbon sequestration is critical as the United States is the third-largest country in the world, covers 6 ...

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Future of sustainable road transport debated at IRU World Congress 2018 - Fleet Transport

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Future of sustainable road transport debated at IRU World Congress 2018  Fleet Transport

As a leader in alternative powertrains for commercial vehicles, Iveco participated in the recent International Road Transport Unions (IRU) global event for road ...

Sequestering Carbon Dioxide Using a Novel Lithium Battery - DesignNews

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Sequestering Carbon Dioxide Using a Novel Lithium Battery  DesignNews

The carbonate reaction product of a new kind of battery can be used to store carbon dioxide from fossil fuel power plant emissions.

Unearthing evidence: Researchers examine processes that support soil health - Phys.Org

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Unearthing evidence: Researchers examine processes that support soil health  Phys.Org

Healthy soil contains carbon—and a mystery. Some carbon remains in the soil for millennia, but some decomposes quickly and escapes into the atmosphere.

Selling the forest to save it | A\J – Canada's Environmental Voice - Alternatives Journal

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Selling the forest to save it | A\J – Canada's Environmental Voice  Alternatives Journal

The best way to protect a forest is to make it worth something. A key question facing forest conservationists, therefore, is how do we make a forest worth more in ...

Connecticut’s Marshes: Past, Present, and Uncertain Future - UConn Today

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Connecticut’s Marshes: Past, Present, and Uncertain Future  UConn Today

A troubling report issued recently by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change states that Earth is just two decades away from disastrously high levels of ...

Grasslands among the best landscapes to curb climate change - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 08:00
Grasslands among the best landscapes to curb climate change  University of Wisconsin-Madison

By Bekah McBride, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies. A study published Wednesday, November 14 in Science Advances by The Nature Conservancy ...

Carbon Sequestration Market 2018-2023:Pinpoint growth sectors and Booming CAGR Forecast with New Project ... - thebankingsector.com

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 04:53

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Carbon Sequestration Market 2018-2023:Pinpoint growth sectors and Booming CAGR Forecast with New Project ...
thebankingsector.com
The Global Carbon Sequestration Market Research Report Forecast 2018-2023 is a valuable source of knowledgeable data for business strategists and methodologies The study provides the overall industry overview along with the growth trends, past and ...

Farms and forests could be key to curbing greenhouse gas ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 03:11

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Farms and forests could be key to curbing greenhouse gas ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Managing the nation's landscapes with carbon in mind — from prairies to farms to urban and northern forests — could cut greenhouse gas emissions as much ...
Minnesota, U.S. land holds keys to staving off climate change ...Winona Daily News

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