01.07.2020

# Political Papers

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House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis (2020): Solving the Climate Crisis: The Congressional Action Plan for a Clean Energy Economy and a Healthy, Resilient, and Just America

House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis (2020): Solving the Climate Crisis: The Congressional Action Plan for a Clean Energy Economy and a Healthy, Resilient, and Just America. Majority Staff Report. Washington, D.C.

"The report lays out the Climate Crisis Action Plan, full of detailed, ambitious and actionable climate solutions that Congress should enact to benefit American families in communities across the nation."

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29.06.2020

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Pew Research Center: Two-Thirds of Americans Think Government Should Do More on Climate

"Bipartisan backing for carbon capture tax credits, extensive tree-planting efforts."

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30.04.2020

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National Energy Technology Laboratory. 2020: "Safe Geologic Storage of Captured Carbon Dioxide – DOE’s Carbon Storage R&D Program: Two Decades in Review."

National Energy Technology Laboratory. 2020: "Safe Geologic Storage of Captured Carbon Dioxide – DOE’s Carbon Storage R&D Program: Two Decades in Review." Pittsburgh, April 13, 2020.

"A recently released report, “Safe Geologic Storage of Captured Carbon Dioxide: Two Decades of DOE’s Carbon Storage R&D Program in Review” dives into how the department and NETL and other national laboratories, research organizations, and industry stakeholders have worked collaboratively to meet the challenge of addressing the emission of greenhouse gases while ensuring the continued use of fossil fuels that underpin our nation’s economic prosperity."

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30.04.2020

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Clean Air Task Force: The Status of Carbon Capture Projects in the U.S. (And What They Need to Break Ground)

"CATF is tracking newly announced CCUS projects in order to better keep up with this rapidly changing landscape."

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30.04.2020

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Energy.gov: U.S. Department of Energy Announces $131 Million for CCUS Technologies

"Today, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Fossil Energy announced up to $131 million for carbon capture, utilization, and storage (CCUS) research and development (R&D) projects through one new funding opportunity announcement (FOA) and the winners of five project selections from a previous FOA."

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30.04.2020

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Ethanol Producer Magazine: DOE funds CCUS project at ethanol plant, opens new CCUS FOA

"The U.S. Department of Energy on April 24 announced plans to award funding to a carbon capture and storage (CCUS) project under development at an Illinois ethanol plant. The agency is also soliciting applications for a new round of CCUS project funding."

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20.04.2020

# New Publications

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Surprise, Kevin. 2020: “Geopolitical Ecology of Solar Geoengineering: From a ‘logic of Multilateralism’ to Logics of Militarization.”

Surprise, Kevin. 2020: “Geopolitical Ecology of Solar Geoengineering: From a ‘logic of Multilateralism’ to Logics of Militarization.” Journal of Political Ecology 27 (1): 213–35. https://journals.uair.arizona.edu/index.php/JPE/article/view/23583/22372.

"I detail recent involvement in solar geoengineering development on the part of U.S. defense, intelligence, and foreign policy institutions, geoengineering scenarios that adopt militarized logics and expertise, and Realist international relations theories that undergird leading governance scenarios."

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02.04.2020

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IEAGHG: GoMCarb Annual Meeting 2020

"The Gulf of Mexico Partnership for Offshore Carbon Storage (GoMCarb) is a US DOE-funded partnership project to assess offshore storage of CO2 in the Gulf of Mexico region, with a concurrent partnership led by SECARB."

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02.03.2020

# Political Papers

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Mulligan, J.; et al. (2020): CarbonShot: Federal Policy Options for Carbon Removal in the United States

Mulligan, J., A. Rudee, K. Lebling, K. Levin, J. Anderson, and B. Christensen (2020): CarbonShot: Federal Policy Options for Carbon Removal in the United States. Working Paper. Washington, DC: World Resources Institute. Available online at www.wri.org/publication/carbonshot-federal-policyoptions-for-carbon-removal-in-the-united-states.

"The United States needs to make large-scale investments in carbon removal in the coming years if the country is to achieve carbon neutrality by midcentury."

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09.02.2020

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Mulligan, J.; et al. (2020): CarbonShot: Federal Policy Options for Carbon Removal in the United States

Mulligan, J., A. Rudee, K. Lebling, K. Levin, J. Anderson, and B. Christensen (2020): CarbonShot: Federal Policy Options for Carbon Removal in the United States. Working Paper. Washington, DC: World Resources Institute. Available online at www.wri.org/publication/carbonshot-federal-policyoptions-for-carbon-removal-in-the-united-states.

"This working paper identifies a consolidated set of high-priority, near-term, federal policy options for advancing terrestrial carbon removal."

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