14.03.2012

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International Summer School “bio:char crossroads”

Summer School 09. - 16.09.2012

"The multi-talented biochar is one of the world's fastest growing research topics. The 1st International Biochar Summer School “bio:char crossroads” offers excellent young scientists from around the world a valuable means of information exchange and professional development. It will be a highly productive event with good opportunities for networking with senior scientists and peers in the field of biochar. The main topics of the Summer School are: biochar production, feedstock availability, system integration, biochar characterization, and soil effects of biochar."

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10.03.2012

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Talk/Lecture: ‘Green’ Economy or Greed Economy?

24.03.2012, 11:00-17:00, London Feminist Library

Rio+20 Teach-in. "The ‘green economy’ consists of (i) giving nature and ‘ecosystem services’ a financial value which can be used to facilitate trading, as has already taken place for carbon emissions, and (ii) using new ‘green’ technologies such synthetic biology/biomass and ‘geo-engineering’ to combat environmental problems."

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09.03.2012

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Geoengineering Summit - Climate Ethics and Science

spring 2012 (April 23-25)

Geoengineering Summit - Climate Ethics and Science

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09.03.2012

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Conference session: WorldFuture 2012: Climate Engineering Technologies

27.-29.07.2012, Toronto/Canada.

Session "Climate Engineering Technologies: Current and Future Issues" on the conference World Future 2012 in Toronto.

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07.03.2012

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Call for papers: Negative Emission Technologies

Submission deadline 15.03.2012

"Process Safety and Environmental Protection, published by the Institution of Chemical Engineers and the European Federation of Chemical Engineering, in collaboration with Elsevier, publishes regular special topic issues. The August 2012 issue will be dedicated to Negative Emission Technologies – proposed techniques for removing carbon dioxide from ambient air."

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04.03.2012

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Conference summary: Experimenting with our climate (Oxford)

"Communications officer, Julia Banfield, outlines her ‘take-aways’ from the panel discussion, The hopes and hazards of climate intervention technologies."

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03.03.2012

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Call for papers (second call): US Biochar Conference 2012 + Registration Now Open

Deadline for abstracts (second call) 10.03.2012

Abstract with 200-300 words on use of biochar or related research. Link

Registration is now open. Link


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02.03.2012

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Conference summary: Pilot Workshop on Governing Geoengineering in the 21th Century

Conference summary of "Pilot Workshop on Governing Geoengineering in the 21th Century. Asian Perspectives", 18-19 July 2011, Center for Non-Traditional Security Studies, Singapore.

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28.02.2012

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Summer School on Climate Engineering 2012 in Oxford

20.8. - 25.08.2012

Third annual Summer School on Climate Engineering will be held in Oxford. Further news are coming soon.

 


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27.02.2012

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Talk/Lecture: Andreas Oschlies: Emergency Operation against Climate Change (German Language)

Lecture from Andreas Oschlies on maritime CDR in German language. "Erderwärmung, Klimawandel, Wetterkapriolen - Wir sind mitten drin. Können wir den Klimawandel technisch stoppen?"

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