08.10.2020

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Financial Review: Carbon capture grabs policymakers' attention

"This year might be remembered as the year that carbon capture and storage (CCS) took a step backwards to go several steps forwards."

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02.10.2020

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The University of Manchester: The case for carbon dioxide removal

"Dr Rob Bellamy, Presidential Fellow in Environment in the Department of Geography, highlights the opportunity to spur a green recovery in the wake of COVID-19."

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25.08.2020

# Political Papers

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Ricardo Energy and Environment (2020): The potential of bioenergy with carbon capture

Ricardo Energy and Environment (2020): The potential of bioenergy with carbon capture. Summary for policymakers. For the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). 

"The purpose of this study is to evaluate the costs and benefits of BECCS and analyse what the UK needs to consider in the coming decade to speed the deployment of BECCS."

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04.08.2020

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Institute for Carbon Removal Law & Policy: The Democratic Party’s Draft Policy Platform and the Potential Role of Carbon Dioxide Removal/Negative Emissions Technologies to Combat Climate Change

"The platform will be considered by the delegates to the upcoming Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee convention next month, where the delegates will make final decisions on the text of the non-binding policy document."

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06.07.2020

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Gizmodo: Democrats’ Big Climate Plan Includes Studying the Risky Idea of Blocking Out the Sun

"It’s a sign that an idea that was once taboo is becoming more mainstream as the world continues on a dangerous course of polluting the atmosphere."

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09.06.2020

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Möller, Ina. 2020: “Political Perspectives on Geoengineering: Navigating Problem Definition and Institutional Fit.”

Möller, Ina. 2020: “Political Perspectives on Geoengineering: Navigating Problem Definition and Institutional Fit.” Global Environmental Politics (20/2). 

‌"This study provides an in-depth, theoretically informed analysis of the obstacles that policymakers face when addressing geoengineering governance."

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08.06.2020

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Chris, Robert (2015): Systems thinking for geoengineering policy

Chris, Robert (2015): Systems thinking for geoengineering policy. Balsingstoke: Routledge.

"Systems Thinking for Geoengineering Policy available for seven days of free access between now and the 14th of June."

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07.06.2020

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Phys.org: Making sense of climate scenarios: Toolkit for decision-makers launched

"To make climate scenarios work for decision-makers, an international team of researchers developed a comprehensive interactive online platform. It is the first of its kind to provide the tools to use those scenarios—from climate impacts to mitigation and energy options—to a broader public beyond science. The scenarios help policy makers and businesses, finance actors and civil society alike to assess the threat of global warming and ways to limit it."

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01.06.2020

# Political Papers

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European Commission. 2020: "Farm to Fork Strategy – for a fair, healthy and environmentally-friendly food system."

European Commission. 2020: "Farm to Fork Strategy – for a fair, healthy and environmentally-friendly food system." European Union.

"The Farm to Fork Strategy is at the heart of the European Green Deal aiming to make food systems fair, healthy and environmentally-friendly."

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28.04.2020

# New Publications

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Talati, Shuchi; et al. 2020: “Once a Fringe Idea, Geoengineering Moves to Center Stage in Policy Arena.”

Talati, Shuchi, Robert James, and Wil Burns. 2020: “Once a Fringe Idea, Geoengineering Moves to Center Stage in Policy Arena.” Environmental Law Institute, Washington, D.C. Reprinted by permission from The Environmental Forum. 

"ELI convened a webinar bringing together three experts who collectively believe that it is time to consider at least two forms of geoengineering, solar radiation management and carbon dioxide removal."

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