Carbon removals must harness the power of voluntary carbon markets

Engineered carbon removals need to penetrate voluntary carbon markets to scale at the rate necessary to avert climate catastrophe, argues BeZero Carbon’s Ted Christie-Miller We are standing at a climatic tipping point. What we do in the next five years will define our world for the next 50 years. Keeping warming at a manageable rate … Read more

New direct air capture industry body aims to build public support for clean technology

DAC Coalition sets out mission to become ‘dedicated platform for DAC education, engagement, and collaboration’ A new organization has been formed to connect and mobilise companies engaged in the nascent direct air capture (DAC) sector and build public support for technologies that directly remove carbon dioxide from the air. The DAC Coalition, which formally launched … Read more

US presses ahead with plan to invest $3.5bn in four direct air capture hubs

The White House has announced it is to invest $3.5bn in four large-scale direct air capture (DAC) networks, as part of its plans to spur the roll out of the nascent clean technology and put the US on a pathway to reach net zero emissions by mid-century. In a statement late last week, the US … Read more