Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Capture News

  • Aerion Supersonic and Carbon Engineering join forces to deliver carbon neutral supersonic travel

    Supersonic aircraft company, Aerion, the leader in supersonic technology and global mobility, and Carbon Engineering Ltd. (CE), a leading Direct Air Capture (DAC) company, today announced they are working together to develop solutions for carbon neutral supersonic air travel.  The companies have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to explore ways ...


    By Carbon Engineering Ltd

  • Carbon, Climate & Coffee - From Cool Farms to Environmental Service Premiums

    Industrial agricultural is a primary contributor to total greenhouse gas emissions worldwide. With CO2 linked to soil erosion and loss of cover crops, nitrous oxide emissions linked to chemical fertilizers, and methane linked to unmanaged manures, these are central culprits in agriculture’s expanding climate footprint. But while industrial farming is a big part of the ...


    By Cool Farm Tool (CFT)

  • DOE Invests $17 Million to Advance Carbon Utilization Projects

    The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy (FE) has selected 11 projects to receive approximately $17 million in federal funding for cost-shared research and development projects for carbon utilization. The projects will develop and test technologies that can utilize carbon dioxide (CO2) from power systems or other industrial sources as the primary feedstock. The research goal of ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • CE Named a 2020 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer

    The World Economic Forum has announced its selection of the most promising Technology Pioneers of 2020, who are shaping industries from agriculture to clean energy while also working on sustainability issues and much more. Carbon Engineering Ltd. (CE), a Canadian company working to deploy Direct Air Capture (DAC) technology to remove carbon dioxide (CO2) directly from the atmosphere, was ...


    By Carbon Engineering Ltd

  • Nature Climate Change: Groundbreaking Research on GHG Emissions Offset of SOIL’s Sanitation Solution

    Around the globe, 4.5 billion people lack access to safely managed sanitation with 1 billion of those living in densely populated urban settlements. Many urban residents rely on pit latrines where human waste is not safely managed and carries the potential to contaminate water sources and critically endanger public health. To address the urgent need for safely managed sanitation in the ...


    By SOIL Haiti

  • CE Breaks Ground at Direct Air Capture Innovation Centre

    Today, Carbon Engineering Ltd. (CE), a Canadian clean energy company pioneering technologies to remove or reuse carbon dioxide (CO2) from the atmosphere, has broken ground on its new Innovation Centre in Squamish, B.C., due to be completed by August, 2021. The Carbon Engineering Innovation Centre will be CE’s permanent business and advanced development headquarters where the company will ...


    By Carbon Engineering Ltd

  • New carbon pipeline heralded as part of Alberta`s low-carbon future

    A newly-opened 240-km pipeline is moving CO2 from Redwater, north of Edmonton, to a storage reservoir near the village of Clive, northeast of Red Deer. There, Enhance Energy Inc. will inject the stored carbon into the Clive reservoir, producing what the pipeline’s operators bill as “ultra-low carbon energy”, because more carbon will be stored than will be generated for each ...

  • Impacts of COVID-19 on ESG and Clean Technologies

    by Michael Zimmer,  Washington Counsel, Microgrid Institute Recent surveys of various market responses indicate the current global focus on environment, social and governance (ESG) issues will continue and likely increase with additional market-based tools in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and economic collapse . Activist ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Bioenergy Carbon Capture and Storage: A key enabler of carbon neutrality by 2050

    The EU bioenergy sector is at the edge of technological innovations providing unique and sizeable solutions at a time of climate emergency. Drastic reduction of emissions is required, but it is not enough – there is an increasing need to capture carbon back from the atmosphere. Bioenergy Carbon Capture and Storage (BECCS) can achieve negative emissions by storing the CO2 ...


    By Bioenergy Europe

  • DNV GL Approves Carbon Capture Technology

    DNV GL has approved as qualified, technology for a full-scale demonstration project in Norway to remove carbon emissions at a cement plant. Gassnova, the Norwegian state's agency for implementation of carbon capture and storage projects, initiated the project which will apply carbon capture technology developed by Aker Solutions at Norcem's cement plant in Brevik, Norway. Globally, the cement ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • U.S. Department of Energy Announces $131 Million for CCUS Technologies

    Recently (4/24), the U.S. Department of Energy'sOffice of Fossil Energy announced up to $131 million for carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) research and development projects through one new funding opportunity announcement (FOA) and the winners of five project selections from a previous FOA. Under the new FOA, Engineering-Scale Testing from Coal- and Natural-Gas-Based Flue Gas and ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Starwood Energy, OGCI Climate Investments and Elysian Ventures Launch New Carbon Capture Project

    Starwood Energy Group Global, Inc. recently announced that it has finalized agreements with OGCI Climate Investments to invest in the development of a large-scale carbon capture facility to be integrated with a natural gas power plant. Starwood and OGCI CI will co-invest in the initial development of the project, which will use commercially available CO2 capture technology and is expected to ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Growing Climate Solutions Act set to be introduced in U.S. Senate

    Today, U.S. Senators Mike Braun (R-IN), Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) will introduce the Growing Climate Solutions Act, which will break down barriers for farmers and foresters interested in participating in carbon markets so they can be rewarded for climate-smart practices. The bill has the support of the American Farm ...

  • U.S. Department of Energy to Provide $22 Million for Research on Capturing Carbon Dioxide from Air

    Recently (3/30), the U.S. Department of Energy announced plans to provide up to $22 million for research aimed at achieving breakthroughs in the effort to capture carbon dioxide directly from ambient air. The initiative encompasses two concurrent funding announcements one by DOE's Office of Science (SC) and another by DOE's Office of Fossil Energy (FE) and will span the spectrum from fundamental ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Are sinking soils in the Everglades related to climate change?

    Characterized by alligators, airboats, and catfish, the Everglades is a region of swampy wetlands in southern Florida. In addition to the area’s role in Florida’s tourism industry, the Everglades play a significant part in protecting our environment – through carbon sequestration. Over a quarter of the Everglades are encompassed in the Everglades Agricultural Area. The ...

  • Consumers Energy Commits to Net Zero Carbon Emissions

    Consumers Energy recently (2/24) announced a goal to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2040, the next step in an industry-leading Clean Energy Plan that protects the planet for future generations. "Consumers Energy is proud to take a stand for Michigan and for the planet. We are committed to take actions that eliminate our carbon footprint and do our part to combat climate change," said Patti ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • AEIC Identifies Path for Congress on Energy Innovation and Technology-Focused Climate Change Agenda

    The scalable energy technology needed to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 does not currently exist. To rapidly create, develop, and deploy technologies capable of addressing climate change, Congress must expand federal support to the entire energy innovation lifecycle, says a ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • The Alliance for Water Stewardship and Restore the Earth Foundation partner to align a robust standard with relevant metrics to track progress towards sustainability goals

    Corporations seeking to achieve AWS Standard certification and quantify the results of their water stewardship performance will now have the option to integrate EcoMetrics as a third-party verified, assured and transparent way to quantify and report on the environmental, social and economic impacts to the watershed, landscape, local communities and economies. The overall goal for both parties is ...


    By The Water Council

  • Key takeaways from the Oxford Farming Conference 2020

    The 11th annual Oxford Farming Conference 2020 set its sights on managing global food systems in innovative and environmentally sustainable ways. In line with the world’s sustainable development goals as outlined by the UN, the conference explored the current challenges ...


    By Farming First

  • 2020 Will See Record Federal Funding for Algae R&D

    Algae is closing out the year stronger than ever. New budget legislation widely expected to be signed by President Trump this week includes a record amount of federal funding for algae research, development and commercialization projects in 2020. This strong Congressional support signals that algae technologies will continue to make remarkable headway. A breakdown of the 2020 funding ...

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