03.03.2021

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wbur: Maine Startup Aims To Pull Carbon Out Of The Atmosphere By Growing — And Then Sinking — Kelp Farms

"One Maine startup has an innovative approach that’s drawing attention from scientists and investors: grow massive amounts of seaweed and then bury it at the bottom of the deepest sea, where it will sequester carbon for thousands of years."

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03.03.2021

# Calls & events

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Job: Carbon Removal Advocacy Europe: Founding Executive Director, UK

No Deadline

"As Founding Executive Director, you’ll need to raise the ambition level for CDR in Europe and the UK, emphasising the region’s potential to become a global leader in scaling CDR to billions of tonnes per year. You’ll become the face of CDR in the UK by engaging policy makers, NGOs, industry, and community leaders, and ensure that environmental justice and equity are key pillars in the UK’s CDR strategy."

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03.03.2021

# Political Papers

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C2G (2021): Evidence Brief: Carbion Dioxide Removal and its Governance

C2G (2021): Evidence Brief: Carbion Dioxide Removal and its Governance. March 2021.

"This briefing summarises the latest evidence relating to Carbon Dioxide Removal (CDR) techniques and their governance."

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03.03.2021

# Calls & events

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Call for Applications: Stripe: Carbon Removal Purchase Application

Deadline: 21. March 2021

"This document serves as an official template for your application for Stripe’s Spring 2021 Carbon Removal Purchase cycle."

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03.03.2021

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Job: Post-doctoral research position on assessing solar radiation management (SRM) and carbon dioxide removal (CDR) technologies

Deadline: 05. April 2021

"The successful candidate will contribute to a comprehensive and systematic assessment of CDR and SRM technologies, focusing on their environmental, technical, social, legal, and political feasibility. Our aim is to provide an urgently needed interdisciplinary perspective on their development and potential use alongside conventional mitigation policies to avoid dangerous climate change."

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03.03.2021

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NCAR: CCIS 2020 Webinar Series: Recordings

"Main Goals of the CCIS Webinar Series: Conceptualization of a research framework for assessing proposed climate intervention strategies: Establish shared understanding of ongoing research of climate intervention strategies in different research communities and main challenges. Reach a perspectival integration for completeness of knowledge/understanding. Identify elements of a research program, identify existing and new working groups of such a program."

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02.03.2021

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Myles Allen; et al. (2020): The Oxford Principles for Net Zero Aligned Carbon Offsetting

Myles Allen, Kaya Axelsson, Ben Caldecott, Thomas Hale, Cameron Hepburn, Conor Hickey, Eli Mitchell-Larson, Yadvinder Malhi, Friederike Otto, Nathalie Seddon & Steve Smith (2020): The Oxford Principles for Net Zero Aligned Carbon Offsetting. The University of Oxford. September 2020.

"The Oxford Principles for Net Zero Aligned Carbon Offsetting (the “Oxford Offsetting Principles”) presented here outline how offsetting needs to be approached to ensure it helps achieve a net zero society."

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02.03.2021

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Call for Applications: Carbon Capture Use and Storage Development Fund (Australia)

Deadline: 29. March 2021

"The Carbon Capture, Use and Storage Development Fund provides businesses with grants of up $25 million for pilot projects or pre-commercial projects aimed at reducing emissions."

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02.03.2021

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sifted: How are Europe’s startups capturing carbon?

"In an effort to reach global net-zero by 2050, there’s rising interest in carbon capture technologies, which separate carbon dioxide from air and gas and then store or utilise it."

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02.03.2021

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C2GTalk: What role can nature-based approaches play in addressing the climate crisis?

"Governance is a key element in ensuring that nature-based approaches to addressing the climate crisis support ecological functions, are sustainable, and produce co-benefits, said Manuel Pulgar-Vidal during a C2GTalk interview. Ultimately, he stressed, any intervention—whether nature- or technology-based—can only be considered if it is based on a strong commitment to reduce carbon dioxide emissions."

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