15.04.2021

# Media

0 Comments

Policy Exchange: The US Can’t Go It Alone on Solar Geoengineering

"Smaller democracies should take a role in shaping solar geoengineering research and governance, say David Keith and Peter Irvine. Without them the challenges that solar geoengineering poses will be harder to tackle and the risks of mistrust and misuse will be greater."

LINK


Read more »

15.04.2021

# Media

0 Comments

Gasworld: TECO 2030 and AVL progress with maritime carbon capture study

"TECO 2030 and AVL have said they are progressing on a joint carbon capture and storage (CCS) feasibility study that focuses on vessel capabilities and robustness of technology."

LINK


Read more »

15.04.2021

# Media

0 Comments

Reuters Events: Is this breakthrough moment for carbon capture and storage?

"After decades of stop-start development, the technology looks like it is ready for lift-off as a key enabler for a low-carbon economy."

LINK


Read more »

15.04.2021

# Media

0 Comments

Carbon180: President Biden calls on Congress to fund carbon removal in new budget

"With three core areas of focus, the President has an eye towards CDR."

LINK


Read more »

15.04.2021

# Media

0 Comments

Atlantic Council: Carbon capture in Germany: Long-overdue momentum is building

"It has been close to two years since German Chancellor Angela Merkel put carbon capture, removal, and storage back on the German policy agenda. However, for quite a while there was virtually no movement, even as Norway, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, and Germany’s own industrial giants moved ahead with funding and projects. The lack of progress was jarring, as the support for carbon capture technologies from the scientific community grew rapidly. Fortunately, over the past few months momentum has slowly built."

LINK


Read more »

13.04.2021

# Media

0 Comments

New Scientist: Carbon-negative crops may mean water shortages for 4.5 billion people

"Fabian Stenzel at the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research in Germany and his colleagues project that the water needed to irrigate enough energy crops to stay under the 1.5°C limit would leave 4.58 billion people experiencing high water stress by 2100 – up from 2.28 billion today. That is 300 million more people than a scenario in which BECCS isn’t used at scale and warming spirals to a devastating 3°C."

LINK


Read more »

13.04.2021

# Media

0 Comments

Neues Deutschland: Tipping point for water reservoirs (German)

German article about a recently-published Nature paper by Florian Stenzel et al.

LINK


Read more »

13.04.2021

# Media

0 Comments

Podcast: Radio Ecoshock: The Decade After Tomorrow

"Let’s just green the planet! We will reforest Earth to capture carbon dioxide that threatens the future. Official institutions are counting on that bio-capture and storage. But like so many big human ideas, this climate solution could make things worse. Our guest Fabian Stenzel is a PhD Student in Germany."

LINK


Read more »

13.04.2021

# Media

0 Comments

SilverLining: The U.S. National Academy Of Sciences Report Recommends A Federal Research Program On Climate Intervention Strategies That Reflect Sunlight To Cool Earth: What Does It Mean?

"SilverLining is a longtime advocate for research on near-term climate risks and interventions to protect people and natural systems while society transitions to a sustainable future. For the past several years, we have been a driving force behind efforts to launch a U.S. National Academy of Sciences (NAS) study to develop an agenda and governance for research on climate interventions that increase the reflection of sunlight from the atmosphere to cool climate, or "solar climate intervention" (SCI)."

LINK


Read more »

13.04.2021

# Media

0 Comments

Advanced Science News: Does responsible climate leadership include research into solar geoengineering?

"Very little is known about the effects of solar geoengineering interventions, and many researchers agree that research as well as deployment should be carefully governed."

LINK


Read more »