13.04.2021

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Verbied Fossiele Reclame: Students file complaint against Shell’s misleading adverts

"The oil company promises its customers carbon neutral driving by compensating their emissions. “Shell is promoting a product that can never live up to this claim, and that is misleading”, explains student Xander de Vries."

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12.04.2021

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Policy Options: Tap into carbon capture’s potential by building public confidence

"Canada is in a prime technological position but could lose out if the risks to public confidence are not managed. A national vision is vital."

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05.04.2021

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National Post: Sweden rejects pioneering solar geoengineering test

"Under pressure from indigenous people and environmental groups, Sweden’s space agency on Wednesday called off a landmark first test of technology that aims to slow global warming by dimming sunlight reaching Earth."

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05.04.2021

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Legal Planet: Solar Geoengineering and Public Engagement Trolling

"A first test of a long-planned outdoor solar geoengineering experiment has been delayed–again. Why?"

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30.03.2021

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C2GTalk: An interview with Saleemul Huq: How can the most vulnerable have a say in governing climate-altering approaches?

"His greatest concern is that decisions that have repercussions for the most vulnerable will be taken without them having a chance to take part in the discussion, so it is extremely important that climate vulnerable nations have a say when decisions are taken regarding climate-altering approaches, including carbon dioxide removal and solar radiation modification."

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29.03.2021

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The Atlantic: The Weekly Planet: Why Celebrities Are Agog Over This Tiny Climate Think Tank

"The think tank Carbon180 is, as far as I know, the only American nonprofit dedicated to studying the removal of carbon-dioxide pollution from the atmosphere. It is not a very large organization."

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14.12.2020

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Grist: What if net-zero isn’t enough? Inside the push to ‘restore’ the climate

'“Hitting net-zero is not enough,” they wrote in a letter published in the Guardian last month. Instead, the group behind the letter, a youth-led organization called Worldward, urges the world to rally around a different goal, one they call “climate restoration.”'

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24.08.2020

# Political Papers

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Höglund, Robert (2020): Removing Carbon Now: How can companies and individuals fund negative emissions technologies in a safe and effective way to help solve the climate crisis?

Höglund, Robert (2020): Removing Carbon Now: How can companies and individuals fund negative emissions technologies in a safe and effective way to help solve the climate crisis? Oxfam. http://hdl.handle.net/10546/621034.

"This paper sets out to answer which negative emissions techniques are available on the market today and how they potentially could be used by companies or individuals who wish to help solve the climate crisis by removing carbon in an effective way without creating risks for people or the environment."

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12.08.2020

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Legal Planet: UCLA Law Faculty Weigh In on Solar Geoengineering Experiment at Harvard

"How to engage the public when everyone on Earth is a stakeholder?"

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05.08.2020

# Calls & events

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Call for Comments: SCoPEx Advisory Committee’s Proposed Societal Engagement Process

No Deadline

"We hope to develop a broad and open public engagement process we hope will become a model for solar geoengineering activities. This process is specifically designed to be inclusive of all voices, including those who actively object to efforts for solar radiation management."

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