06.08.2020

# New Publications

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Di Jin; et al. (2020): The value of scientific research on the ocean's biological carbon pump

Di Jin; Hoagland, Porter; Buesseler, Ken O. (2020): The value of scientific research on the ocean's biological carbon pump. In Science of the Total Environment, p. 141357. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.141357.

"Here, an analytical model of the economic effects of global carbon emissions—including scientific uncertainty about BCP sequestration—was developed to estimate the value of marine scientific research concerning sequestration."

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27.07.2020

# Projects

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Project: Ocean-based Negative Emission Technologies - analyzing the feasibility, risks, and co-benefits for stabilizing the climate (OceanNETs)

"OceanNETs will investigate the potentials and risks of proposed ocean-based NETs using a transdisciplinary research approach. The project aims to find out whether ocean-based NETs can play an essential and sustainable role in achieving climate neutrality."

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23.07.2020

# Calls & events

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Job: Postdoctoral Researcher in Environmental Economics (Kiel Institute)

Deadline: 07. August 2020

"The advertised position is supposed to contribute to the research project “Ocean-based technologies to remove carbon dioxide” (OceanNETs)."

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14.07.2020

# Calls & events

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Call for Proposals: ClimateWorks Foundation: Marine Macroalgae Cultivation and Utilization research

Deadline: 31. July 2020

"A 10-month contract up to $150,000 USD will be awarded to build a sensitivity model that estimates net CO2 removal and emission reductions associated with marine macroalgae cultivation and utilization."

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30.06.2020

# Projects

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Ocean Visions: Ocean Carbon Dioxide Removal Interest Survey

 

"The purpose of this brief questionnaire is to identify key players and interested parties in the ocean-based CDR space and to build a database of cross-sectoral professionals looking to advance ocean-based CDR."

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29.06.2020

# Media

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Geomar: Mobilizing the ocean for climate protection

"GEOMAR coordinates research project on ocean-based negative emissions technologies."

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22.06.2020

# Media

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NTNU: Ocean-based negative emissions technology research receives prestigious funding

"From 1 July, scientists from 14 institutions in six countries will be examining the opportunities and risks of ocean-based technologies for negative emissions."

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22.06.2020

# Media

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Klimareporter: Climate protection under water [German]

German news website article on oceanic climate engineering.

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09.06.2020

# Media

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Phys.org: Ocean geoengineering tests violate UN convention: green groups

"Experimental geoengineering schemes to protect areas such as Australia's Great Barrier Reef are "distracting technofixes" that violate an international moratorium on the largely untested tech projects, a coalition of nearly 200 environmental groups said Monday."

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27.05.2020

# Projects

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Project: Ocean-Climate Trust

"The Ocean-Climate Trust is working to define and mobilize a more comprehensive approach to arresting climate disruption, and to unlock new resources for negative emissions and ecosystem life support elements of the portfolio, with particular focus on the ocean contributions to each."

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