23.04.2012

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Geoengineering Politics Blog: Direct Air Capture and Enhanced Oil Recovery

Blog article comparing Direct Air Capture (DAC) and Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR).

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20.04.2012

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International Biochar Congress 2012 China

16.-20.09.2012, China Agricultural University

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20.04.2012

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Burns, William C. G. (2012): Geoengineering the Climate: An Overview of Solar Radiation Management Options

Burns, William C. G. (2012): Geoengineering the Climate: An Overview of Solar Radiation Management Options. In: Tulsa Law Review 46 (2), pp. 283–304.

"This article provides an overview of solar radiation management options in the context of climate geoengineering. It also includes a discussion of some of the ethical and legal issues associated with SRM research and/or deployment."

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20.04.2012

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Scientific American: Researcher: Ban Patents on Geoengineering Technology

"Physicist David Keith, who has been working on technologies to block sunlight to slow global warming, argues that such efforts need to remain in the public domain."

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18.04.2012

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Club Troppo Blog: An update on geo-engineering and solar power prices

Comparing CE with solar power.

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17.04.2012

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Soil Biology & Biochemistry: Virtual Special Issue on Biochar

"The 29 papers presented in this Virtual Special Issue are a selection of those exploring this biochar theme and which have been published in Soil Biology & Biochemistry since 2009."

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17.04.2012

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Panel Discussion: Can we fix the climate? (Norwegian language)

17.04.2012, Universitetsplassen i Oslo

Debate in the CICERO center for climate science in Norwegian language.

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17.04.2012

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Scarlet & Black: Fleming On History of Fixing Weather, Changing Climates

Interview with James Fleming on geoengineering and his book "Fixing the Sky".

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16.04.2012

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McLaren, Duncan (2012): Governance and equity in the development and deployment of negative emissions technologies (conference paper)

"This paper draws on a recent global assessment of carbon dioxide removal (or negative emissions) technologies (NETs) undertaken by the author for Friends of the Earth in the UK. Alongside criteria such as cost and technical readiness,  the review applied criteria regarding controllability, accountability and side effects (including distributional impacts) to around 30 prospective NETs found in the literature."

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16.04.2012

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Talk/Lecture: Andrew Parker: Geoengineering the Climate

23.04.2012, 19:30, University of Worcester. Room EE G087

Summary lecture of the Royal Society Report.

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