February 2012

02.02.2012

# Calls & events

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Conference: Direct Air Capture Summit

7-8.03.2012, Rozsa Centre, University of Calgary/Canada

"This two-day event aims to connect academics in air capture-related fields, technology developers and innovators, representatives from industries that could benefit from air capture, clean energy project financiers, and government and regulatory decision makers."

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02.02.2012

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World Bank: New Soil Carbon Methodology Approved

"The Verified Carbon Standard approved this first methodology on soil carbon, a new approach for sustainable agricultural land management (SALM) practices.  The methodology was developed by the World Bank for the Smallholder Agriculture Carbon Finance Project run by the non-governmental organization Vi Agroforestry in western Kenya.  The pilot, involving more than 60,000 smallholders who are farming 45,000 hectares of land, is run together with smallholder farmers and supported by the World Bank’s BioCarbon Fund."

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01.02.2012

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Seminar: Join online: "Ocean fertilisation - can seeding new life in the ocean absorb our excess carbon?" in Oxford

01.02.2012 - 08.02.2012

Seminar series “The science, governance and ethics of climate intervention techniques.” open to public.

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Join online and pass with "oxgeoeng"


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