It may sound a bit like alchemy to create building blocks out of thin air, but plants and algae have been doing essentially the same thing for hundreds of millions of years.
Sponsored: Buildings are the next frontier for carbon emissions reduction and businesses should leverage a holistic approach.
From feedstock to fuel to flooring, these businesses are turning excess carbon dioxide into value and profit.
Plus, why he thinks carbon offsets are ‘cheating.’
Featured this week: Alexa Dembek, the chief technology and sustainability officer for DuPont, and Ned Harvey, managing director at Rocky Mountain Institute.
Nearly a quarter of all the greenhouse gases emitted by man come from the way we manage our forests, farms and fields.
Products made from embedded CO2, from soap to fuels to vodka, are great examples of the circular economy in action.
The Terraton Initiative sets its sights on the "most actionable, immediate, and affordable thing we can do to impact climate change."
Poor land use is increasing erosion, nutrient depletion and other threats. But sustainable practices and technologies can reverse this trend.
Could the funding and engineering resources of a major fossil fuels company help direct air capture technology for carbon removal scale more quickly?