Episode 158. How Can Carbon Capture and Sequestration Counteract the Climate Crisis?
Carbon Capture and Sequestration is our best hope for solving the climate crisis. Richard Matthews, author of The Green Market Oracle, gives us a fundamental lesson in this existing, viable and cost effective technology.
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Acronym: NCS-Natural Climate Solutions– using nature to sequester carbon: can be planting trees. regenerative soils, biochar, green walls among others
Acronym: CDR- Carbon Dioxide Removal
Definition: Geologic carbon sequestration is a method of securing carbon dioxide (CO2) in deep geologic formations to prevent its release to the atmosphere and contribution to global warming as a greenhouse gas. … This process reduces or eliminates the emission of CO2 into the atmosphere.
Definition: Carbon Capture and Utilization- pulling Carbon out of the atmosphere and using as a building block for goods we need and already use.
Good News: President Joe Biden has surrounded himself with a team of knowledgeable people, guided by science
Action Step: Beyond all the science, find the courage to care about your neighbor.
Sanity Tip: Sit with your children and be fully present with them, listen to their laughter, see the world through a child’s eyes and know what is truly important.