22.07.2021

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Climate-KIC: Munich Re and ERGO invest in EIT Climate-KIC carbon removal programme

"Major German corporate group sets the ambition to accelerate start-up solutions that remove carbon dioxide from the air via the newly launched EIT Climate-KIC ClimAccelerator carbon removal programme."

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22.07.2021

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energypost.eu: Comparing four Carbon Removal scenarios (IPCC, IEA, McKinsey, NGFS) and policy implications

"Simon Göss at cr.hub reviews four major scenarios from the IPCC, IEA, McKinsey, and the Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS)."

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22.07.2021

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CarbonCure: An Introduction to CarbonCure’s Verified Carbon Dioxide Removal Program

"Today, we’re excited to share more about how we’re enabling companies to pursue their net-zero goals by helping to drive the adoption of low carbon concrete through our newly approved Verified Carbon Standard Methodology for CO₂ utilization in concrete production."

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22.07.2021

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Advanced Science News: Electro swing direct air capture

"An innovative advance dubbed "electro swing" may challenge the energy efficiency, capacity, and scalability of large-scale carbon capture."

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22.07.2021

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C2G: How can the idea of a planetary emergency help the world emerge from crisis?

"Understanding that we face a planetary emergency can help countries and citizens around the world overcome our many interlocking crises, says Sandrine Dixson-Decleve, co-president of the Club of Rome during aC2GTalk interview. Bringing international, national and local leaders into inclusive, people-focused governance processes can help our emergence into a new type of civilization. "

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22.07.2021

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Job: Post-doc position in Earth system modelling of nature-based climate solutions

No Deadline

"The successful applicant will be part of a Microsoft-funded research project investigating the climate implications of temporary land-based carbon storage."

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22.07.2021

# New Publications

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Xu, Xiaoyin; et al. (2021): Direct Air Capture of CO 2 by Microalgae with Buoyant Beads Encapsulating Carbonic Anhydrase

Xu, Xiaoyin; Kentish, Sandra E.; Martin, Gregory J. O. (2021): Direct Air Capture of CO 2 by Microalgae with Buoyant Beads Encapsulating Carbonic Anhydrase. In ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.1c01618.

"Here we investigate a means of retaining CA at the surface of algae ponds to facilitate direct air capture by cross-linking CA with glutaraldehyde (GA) before encapsulation into buoyant calcium alginate beads."

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22.07.2021

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Hulme, Michael; et al. (2021): Balancing a budget or running a deficit? The offset regime of carbon removal and solar geoengineering under a carbon budget

Hulme, Michael; Asayama, Shinichiro; Markusson, Nils (2021): Balancing a budget or running a deficit? The offset regime of carbon removal and solar geoengineering under a carbon budget. DOI: 10.17863/CAM.72634.

"Using this fictive character of budget manager as a heuristic device, the paper analyses the roles of carbon dioxide removal (CDR) and solar radiation management (SRM) under a carbon budget."

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19.07.2021

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SevenFiftyDaily: “Carbon Capture During Fermentation Could Make Wine a Negative-Emission Industry”

"Domaine Dujac’s Diana Seysses explains how producers can become key players in the future of green fuel by working together to trap CO2 during vinification."

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19.07.2021

# New Publications

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Batres, Maya; et al. (2021): Environmental and climate justice and technological carbon removal

Batres, Maya; Wang, Frances M.; Buck, Holly; Kapila, Rudra; Kosar, Ugbaad; Licker, Rachel et al. (2021): Environmental and climate justice and technological carbon removal. In The Electricity Journal 34 (7), p. 107002. DOI: 10.1016/j.tej.2021.107002.

"In this paper we map dimensions of environmental and climate justice that stakeholders and communities will need to consider -- from local to global scales. Mapping issues is a step towards developing frameworks to undertake CDR in an environmentally just way."

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