Month: September 2022

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Editorial: The Port of Houston’s progress on climate is encouraging. Don’t stop now.

By The Editorial Board The Houston Chronicle , September 14, 2022   Ports are often compared to human arteries — vital, internal processing routes that carry essential stuff from one place to another. Most people don’t know much about either one. Houstonians are as likely to ponder how the couches we sit on get from […]

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Focus on Transition to Carbon Neutrality Increases

Markets Media , September 14 , 2022 The eighth Annual Sustainability Survey published by the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the global industry group for exchanges and central clearing counterparties, has revealed a significant advance in the depth and scope of environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) – with an increased focus on the transition […]

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https://carbonneutralcoalition.com/when-will-carbon-capture-hit-the-mainstream/

By Reuters   NBC News , September 14, 2022   A Los Angeles-based company kicked off on Thursday what it said will be the first large-scale direct air capture (DAC) project to capture and store 5 million tons of carbon dioxide per year by 2030, benefiting from new U.S. government incentives. CarbonCapture, founded by technology […]

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When Will Carbon Capture Hit The Mainstream?

By Brian Walsh Crunchbase News , September 14, 2022   Addressing climate change is one of the most urgent challenges of our lifetime. One way to curb global temperature rise is through CCUS, or carbon capture, utilization and sequestration. The technology, which removes carbon dioxide before it enters the atmosphere and either stores or repurposes […]

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Four Ways To Help Small Companies Achieve Carbon Neutrality

By Sean Barker   Forbes , September 14, 2022   As we continue to see devastating examples of climate change worldwide, it’s time for companies to fully commit to attaining carbon neutrality. The climate crisis can no longer be ignored, and the companies that actively work to help offset their carbon emissions—particularly startups and small […]

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Direct Air Capture Project to Secure 5 Million Tons of Carbon Annually by 2030

By David Worford   Environment+Energy Leader , September 14, 2022   A carbon capture and storage project in Wyoming aims to permanently remove 5 million tons of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere a year by 2030. The planned system is part of a partnership by CarbonCapture and Frontier Carbon Solutions, and the companies say it […]

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Experts sound alarm as record heat strains Texas power grid

By Reena Diamante and Eden Harris   Spectrum News NY1 , September 14, 2022   Record heat in Texas this summer strained but didn’t break the beleaguered power grid, but experts still question its reliability. One way to improve its performance is by reducing demand. That’s the message the Biden administration has been pushing and […]

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Texas lawmakers raise concerns about rising power costs to ERCOT, state agencies

Yahoo News , September 14, 2022 Tuesday’s hearing was a progress report from power generators, PUC and ERCOT about the status of the mandatory weatherization for equipment. Another concern from lawmakers was the cost of improvements being passed on to the customer. Originally Posted on Yahoo News

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How Carbon Capture Works

  Honeywell , September 14, 2022   As the stakes and impacts of climate change intensify, we need technologies that can help industries limit greenhouse gas emissions today and achieve carbon neutrality in the near future. Carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) can provide a stopgap, significantly reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) released into the atmosphere while the […]

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2022—The Year the Hydrogen Economy Launched? The Inflation Reduction Act and the war in Ukraine pump billions into clean hydrogen R&D

  By Glenn Zorpette IEEE Spectrum , September 14, 2022   Among the technological visions that seem perpetually futuristic (think commercial nuclear fusion and maglev trains), the hydrogen economy has always been tantalizing. Hydrogen produced from renewable energy or nuclear power, with minimal greenhouse-gas emissions, could be piped or transported pretty much anywhere, using mostly existing infrastructure. […]

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The Hydrogen Economy

Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage: Incentives