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New investor guide to negative emission technologies and land use

On Oct 27, 2020
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Corporate demand for forest-related carbon removal could generate $800bn in annual revenues by 2050, worth a market capitalisation of $1.2 trillion today, surpassing the current market capitalisation of oil & gas majors - new study commissioned by UN-supported investor body finds

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On Oct 27, 2020
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RT @topnigel: New modelling shows that nature-based solutions could generate $800bn annual revenues by 2050, surpassing oil & gas majors market cap. Another reason for investors to start preparing now for the #InevitablePolicyResponse https://t.co/xCoZazy5n9
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New investor guide to negative emission technologies and land use

New investor guide to negative emission technologies and land use

Corporate demand for forest-related carbon removal could generate $800bn in annual revenues by 2050, worth a market capitalisation of $1.2 trillion today, surpassing the current market ...

An investor guide to negative emission technologies and the importance of land use

An investor guide to negative emission technologies and the importance of land use

As momentum towards net zero rises around the world, this report provides much needed transparency on the importance of land use and the role of Negative Emissions Technologies (NETs) in ...

Climate change policy can be overwhelming. Here’s a guide to the policies that work.

Climate change policy can be overwhelming. Here’s a guide to the policies that work.

A new book from veteran energy analyst Hal Harvey simplifies decarbonization.

Negative emissions: Scientists meet in Sweden for first international conference

Negative emissions: Scientists meet in Sweden for first international conference

This week, Gothenburg in Sweden played host to what was billed as the first international conference on negative emissions.

Investigation: The Problem with Big Oil’s ‘Forest Fever’

Investigation: The Problem with Big Oil’s ‘Forest Fever’

Elon Musk, Greta Thunberg, Rishi Sunak, Donald Trump — trees suddenly have an eclectic mix of fans, all drawn to the apparent simplicity of their carbon-locking power. Now Big Oil has ...

How to Get Rid of Carbon Emissions: Pay Farmers to Bury Them

How to Get Rid of Carbon Emissions: Pay Farmers to Bury Them

What if there was a way to combat climate change that didn’t require technological breakthroughs, carbon taxes or eliminating all fossil fuels? Look to Iowa for the answer.

How Effective Is Land At Removing Carbon Pollution? The IPCC Weighs In

How Effective Is Land At Removing Carbon Pollution? The IPCC Weighs In

A new IPCC report found there could be significant benefits to land-based carbon removal, such as through afforestation and restoration. But if deployed incorrectly, these strategies could ...

SC forests are protected for trapping carbon, with a little help from California

SC forests are protected for trapping carbon, with a little help from California

South Carolina and California have little in common politically, but the Golden State's 2013 cap and trade program is helping to conserve forests on the East Coast, including some around

How shrubs can help solve climate change

How shrubs can help solve climate change

In South Africa, there used to be a thicket the size of Cyprus that sucked up the equivalent of three times the US’s annual carbon emissions. These people are trying to grow it back.

Climate justice and the IPCC special report on land

Climate justice and the IPCC special report on land

The IPCC’s new report detailing how climate change is impacting land is a significant warning for climate justice, writes IIED director Andrew Norton

Pachama launches to support global reforestation through carbon markets

Pachama launches to support global reforestation through carbon markets

The world’s forests are ablaze, under threat from illegal logging and disappearing due to the less dramatic environmental degradation wrought by drought and other signs of climate change. ...

Sustainable Businesses the World Needs Now: The Carbon Storage Startup Idea Bank

Sustainable Businesses the World Needs Now: The Carbon Storage Startup Idea Bank

While there are no shortage of daunting challenges facing humanity, there are a shortage of ambitious startups working creatively to solve them. Earth today nee

Carbon Neutral Isn’t Enough

Carbon Neutral Isn’t Enough

Reducing emissions of global warming gasses is critical. We also need to build a world economy that’s carbon negative. And there are many ways to suck up CO2. An article produced in tandem ...

Can this company build a better carbon offset?

Can this company build a better carbon offset?

A new company hopes to provide a different business model for removing carbon from the atmosphere.