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How to efficiently capture carbon dioxide out of thin air - physicsworld.com

Today in CCS - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 08:33

physicsworld.com

How to efficiently capture carbon dioxide out of thin air
physicsworld.com
Referring to recent environmental reports, Lackner emphasized the need for prolonged periods of carbon capture and storage – also known as "negative carbon emission". Trees and other biological matter are natural sinks of carbon dioxide but they do not ...

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Gov't repeats support for Boundary Dam despite US move - Regina Leader-Post

Today in CCS - Thu, 04/16/2015 - 06:49

Regina Leader-Post

Gov't repeats support for Boundary Dam despite US move
Regina Leader-Post
Its death may actually be a good thing for carbon capture in Saskatchewan, he said, because it “frees up DOE for more focused research and more focused work on carbon capture and storage,” which will help “figure out what the next stages are.”.
CCS must remain an optionEstevan Lifestyles

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Europe's Carbon Capture Disaster - OZY

Today in CCS - Wed, 04/15/2015 - 21:24

OZY

Europe's Carbon Capture Disaster
OZY
We'd tell you to say hello to Ciuden, a government foundation with a major carbon capture and storage (CCS) program, but there's no longer much to greet. And the future of one of the few economically attractive incentives for combating global warming ...

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Carbon capture essential for action on climate change: Wall - Globalnews.ca

Today in CCS - Tue, 04/14/2015 - 12:39

Globalnews.ca

Carbon capture essential for action on climate change: Wall
Globalnews.ca
QUEBEC CITY – Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says carbon capture and storage is essential for any meaningful action on climate change. Wall made the statement Tuesday morning at a provincial summit in Quebec City on climate change.
Saskatchewan premier promotes carbon capture at climate change summitNews Talk 980 CJME
What CO2 solutions will the premiers come up with?The Battlefords News-Optimist
Premiers Vie for Climate Change620 CKRM.com

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Ordinary Clay Effective Carbon Capture, Say Experts - Tech Times

Today in CCS - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 20:50

Tech Times

Ordinary Clay Effective Carbon Capture, Say Experts
Tech Times
Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is expected to play a major role in the reduction and management of greenhouse gas discharges from large point sources. Ionic liquids, metal-organic framework (MOF) materials and even sea urchin-inspired materials are ...
Common Clay Efficient for Carbon Incarceration according to SpecialistsEmpire State Tribune

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Mountain Town News: Colorado, Canada towns share common interest in ... - Summit Daily News

RM CCS by Google - Sat, 04/11/2015 - 18:08

Summit Daily News

Mountain Town News: Colorado, Canada towns share common interest in ...
Summit Daily News
A study by two researchers from British Columbia published in the journal Nature Geoscience finds that glaciers in the Rocky Mountains of Canada will be all but wiped out during the 21st century. The researchers, Garry Clarke and Brian Menounos, spent ...

Research and Markets: Analyzing the Global Carbon Capture and Storage ... - Business Wire (press release)

Today in CCS - Fri, 04/10/2015 - 05:38

Research and Markets: Analyzing the Global Carbon Capture and Storage ...
Business Wire (press release)
The report analyzes some example CCS projects around the world including in Australia, Canada, Germany, Netherlands, Norway, the United Kingdom and CCS projects in the United States. Moving on, the report looks at the transportation of carbon dioxide, ...

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Europe's carbon capture dream beset by delays, fears and doubt - The Guardian

Today in CCS - Thu, 04/09/2015 - 08:12

The Guardian

Europe's carbon capture dream beset by delays, fears and doubt
The Guardian
Environmentalists are mobilising to protest against plans to fit a cement factory with carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology to remove most of its emissions and bury them underground. But some in the green movement are on the other side of the ...

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Carbon dioxide made by burning fossil fuels could be used to make fizzy drinks - Daily Mail

Today in CCS - Wed, 04/08/2015 - 08:43

Daily Mail

Carbon dioxide made by burning fossil fuels could be used to make fizzy drinks
Daily Mail
An Australian government report suggests that carbon dioxide produced by burning fossil fuels could be captured and used to produce the fizz in Cola. Many nations are looking into Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) technologies as a way to cut their ...
Coca-Cola To Save World From Global Warming: Carbon Dioxide Could Be ...The Inquisitr
Intergenerational Theft – For Every $1 For Coal Today Future Generations Will ...CounterCurrents.org

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Solar Energy: Grid vs. Battery Storage - EcoWatch

RM CCS by Google - Tue, 04/07/2015 - 06:41

EcoWatch

Solar Energy: Grid vs. Battery Storage
EcoWatch
But is there a possibility that both solar panel owners and utility companies could benefit from the increased deployment of solar? The Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI), an organization dedicated to finding practical clean energy solutions, thinks so ...

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Global Vegetation and Carbon Capture Increased Unexpectedly - IndRead (press release) (blog)

Today in CCS - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 18:18

IndRead (press release) (blog)

Global Vegetation and Carbon Capture Increased Unexpectedly
IndRead (press release) (blog)
Australian international team of scientists with their 20 years of satellite data analysis on the total amount of vegetation in the world has come with surprising results of increased growth in the carbon capture. 20 years of satellite data analysis of ...

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Can fossil fuels ever be 'guilt-free'? - CNBC

Today in CCS - Thu, 04/02/2015 - 01:21

CNBC

Can fossil fuels ever be 'guilt-free'?
CNBC
With our hunger for fossil fuels showing no real signs of abating, one potential solution to reducing CO2 emissions is carbon capture and storage, a term used to describe technology and processes that enable what the International Energy Agency (IEA) ...

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Cat's Paw Nebula Gives Researchers the Chance to Study the Influence of ... - Morning Ledger

RM CCS by Google - Tue, 03/31/2015 - 11:35

Morning Ledger

Cat's Paw Nebula Gives Researchers the Chance to Study the Influence of ...
Morning Ledger
This is the first time work has been presented capturing the force of magnetic fields in the same area over such varied sizes, and it could help scientists add new chapters to our own galaxy's creation story. Li's work comes alongside a series of other ...

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North-east should be proud of carbon capture plans, says expert - Aberdeen Press and Journal

Today in CCS - Tue, 03/31/2015 - 05:06

Aberdeen Press and Journal

North-east should be proud of carbon capture plans, says expert
Aberdeen Press and Journal
If it's successful, and I believe it should be because I've seen some of the best projects around the world, then it should be a model for locating future projects in the north-east and to enable the UK to build a better carbon capture and storage ...

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UK commits £4.2m for carbon capture research - Climate Action Programme

Today in CCS - Mon, 03/30/2015 - 09:43

Climate Action Programme

UK commits £4.2m for carbon capture research
Climate Action Programme
The UK government has committed to providing £4.2 million for research for a carbon capture and storage power plant located in Grangemouth, Scotland. Carbon capture and storage involves securing greenhouse gas emissions at power plants and burying ...
UK and Scottish governments commit £4.2m for carbon capture researchBlue & Green Tomorrow
Grangemouth CCS project gets state fundingtce today
Major Grangemouth CCS project secures £4.2mEnergy Live News - Energy Made Easy
H&V News -gasworld
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UK and Scottish governments commit £4.2m for carbon capture research - Blue & Green Tomorrow

Today in CCS - Mon, 03/30/2015 - 03:17

Blue & Green Tomorrow

UK and Scottish governments commit £4.2m for carbon capture research
Blue & Green Tomorrow
The UK and Scottish governments have jointly committed to providing £4.2 million for industrial and feasibility research for a carbon capture storage coal-gasification power plant located in Grangemouth, Scotland. Carbon capture and storage involves ...
UK commits £4.2m for carbon capture researchClimate Action Programme
Over £4m pledged to CCS researchgasworld
Grangemouth CCS project gets state fundingtce today
H&V News
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Peterhead carbon capture application submitted - BBC News

Today in CCS - Mon, 03/30/2015 - 02:17

BBC News

Peterhead carbon capture application submitted
BBC News
A planning application for a carbon capture and storage plant at Peterhead power station has been officially lodged with Aberdeenshire Council. Shell and energy firm SSE are in the running for UK government funding to develop a commercial scheme at the ...
Plans for revolutionary Peterhead energy project revealedAberdeen Press and Journal

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A better way to capture carbon - Cosmos

Today in CCS - Mon, 03/30/2015 - 00:04

A better way to capture carbon
Cosmos
Power plants burning fossil fuels emit more than 13 billion tonnes of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere each year – stoking global warming. Last year, the world's first industrial-scale carbon capture and storage power plant opened in Canada. At ...

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Wind power boosters blowing smoke - Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Today in CCS - Sat, 03/28/2015 - 01:35

Wind power boosters blowing smoke
Saskatoon StarPhoenix
Another day, another report from an alternative energy-public policy group slamming the $1.47-billion carbon capture and storage (CCS) project at SaskPower's Boundary Dam power station at Estevan. This time, the study comes from Saskatchewan ...

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Johnstone: Wind power proponents blowing smoke - Regina Leader-Post

Today in CCS - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 19:48

Regina Leader-Post

Johnstone: Wind power proponents blowing smoke
Regina Leader-Post
REGINA — Another day, another report from an alternative energy-public policy group slamming the $1.47-billion carbon capture and storage (CCS) project at SaskPower's Boundary Dam power station at Estevan. This time, the study comes from ...

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