What’s the deal with 'carbon-negative' biomethane?

GreenBiz

Companies such as Chevron are making big investments into biodigesters, but is this really where the money should be spent

Renewable Natural Gas: Today’s Carbon-Negative Fuel

GreenBiz

Renewable Natural Gas: Today’s Carbon-Negative Fuel. Renewable natural gas sits at the intersection of two critical challenges: addressing increased emissions from organic waste and laying the foundation for zero carbon transportation across all sectors.?

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Microsoft’s quest to go ‘carbon negative’ inspires $1B fund

GreenBiz

Bold new commitment will see the tech giant charge an internal carbon fee not just on emissions from its direct operations, but on those of its supply chain. Carbon Policy Carbon Removal Digitalization Innovation Technology

Microsoft will be carbon negative by 2030

CleanTech Alliance

The world confronts an urgent carbon problem. The carbon in our atmosphere has created a blanket of gas that traps heat and is changing the world’s climate. Source: Brad Smith, Microsoft, Jan 16, 2020 he scientific consensus is clear. Already, the planet’s temperature has risen by 1 degree centigrade. If we don’t curb emissions, and […]. Industry News Public Policy

Drax’s ‘Carbon Negative’ Bioenergy Claims ‘Wildly Exaggerated’, Study Argues

DeSmogBlog

Analysis by US environmental advocacy group, the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC), studied the emissions from wood pellets transported from pine plantations in the southeastern United States to be used in a bioenergy, carbon capture and storage (BECCS) operation by Drax in Yorkshire.

Carbon-negative snack company AKUA offers kelp jerky and pasta

Inhabitat - Innovation

Seaweeds are becoming quite the catch for health- and eco-conscious brands and consumers

Modern passive house is carbon-negative and energy-positive

Inhabitat - Innovation

A minimalist passive house in East Devon generates more energy than it needs through solar panels

Microsoft’s Carbon-Negative Gambit

GreenTechMedia

The technology company promised to remove all of the carbon that it’s ever put in the atmosphere -- going back to when it was founded in an Albuquerque garage in 1975. That includes $1 billion in carbon removal technologies and methods. Resources: MIT Technology Review : Microsoft will invest $1 B in carbon reduction and removal tech. Microsoft is setting a new standard for corporate climate targets.

Interface CEO Jay Gould on optimism, talking to boards and truly carbon-negative products

GreenBiz

Plus, why he thinks carbon offsets are ‘cheating.’. Buildings Carbon Removal Carbon Removal Corporate Strategy

Ÿnsect raises $372 million for carbon negative, vertical insect farming

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, October 7 – Ÿnsect represents a trifecta of agrifood tech trends: alternative proteins, carbon offsets and novel farming systems. The post Ÿnsect raises $372 million for carbon negative, vertical insect farming appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

Grant supports ‘carbon negative’ firm and brings circular economy jobs to the Borders

Envirotec Magazine

A company making ‘carbon negative’ insulation is the latest one to receive a share of £8m funding for circular economy businesses administered by Zero Waste Scotland. The Borders firm claims that its products can reduce the average new Scottish home’s carbon footprint by 4.4

Magic carpet? Interface debuts world's 'first' carbon negative carpet tile

Business Green

A US flooring company is celebrating the launch of a range of carpet tiles that it claims suck more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere than they create throughout their entire lifecycle.

Can Carbon-Negative Materials Clean Up Construction? Made of Air Makes the 2020 50 to Watch List

CleanTech Group

While taking a backseat to the health crisis over the last few months, climate change increasingly shapes our daily experience. Wildfires, droughts, hurricanes. 50 to Watch Materials & Chemicals Resources & Environment Smart Buildings

Office furniture giant Steelcase sets 2030 'carbon negative' goal

Business Green

In addition, Steelcase said it also planned to engage with suppliers to help them set up their own Science-Based Targets by 2025, before driving its business towards becoming carbon negative by 2030.

GreenBiz analyst Jim Giles on the carbon offset markets, carbon-negative oil and regenerative agriculture

GreenBiz

On the closing sidebar interview at VERGE 19, GreenBiz Group’s senior analyst Jim Giles discusses his excitement about the expected growth of the carbon offset markets. Carbon Pricing Regenerative Agriculture Sidebar VERGE VERGE VERGE 19

Carbon negative: Brewdog makes it a double (offset)

Business Green

Pioneering beer company confirms it has secured 'carbon negative' status as it steps up efforts to slash emissions and plant new Brewdog forest. So happy that @BrewDog is now carbon negative. This means we take twice the carbon out of the air each year that we emit.

BrewDog moves to make all its employees carbon negative

Business Green

Scottish brewer is to calculate the carbon footprint of its entire workforce and then doubly offset the emissions total. The firm will achieve its first-of-a-kind goal via a mobile app named Pawprint, which enables people to calculate their personal carbon footprint.

What’s the deal with ‘carbon-negative’ biomethane?

AGreenLiving

Here is the original: What’s the deal with ‘carbon-negative’ biomethane? Companies such as Chevron are making big investments into biodigesters, but is this really where the money should be spent? Business Green are-cleverly are-making clean-technologies equipment-rental link-between money save-money upfront

Carbon-negative snack company AKUA offers kelp jerky and pasta

AGreenLiving

Kelp is also able to naturally remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, mitigating rising temperatures and climate change. ” Minimizing its carbon footprint is another crucial mission for AKUA. Last year alone, the company’s Kelp Jerky product utilized “40,000 pounds of regeneratively ocean-farmed kelp … and pull[ed] 2,000 pounds — 1 ton — of carbon from the sea,” according to Myers. “As

E8 Launches Good Carbon Gifts,a carbon-negative catalog for the 2020 holidays

E8 Cleantech Angels

Today cleantech investment leaders E8 and partners launched the Good Carbon Gifts guide, an online listing of products that capture and store carbon that also make great gifts. Whether capturing carbon back from the air, or carbon rich and sequestering gifts for your garden, this is not science fiction. Carbon removal baskets from Nori , direct-air-capture subscriptions from Climeworks , and more; even diamonds from Aether. “We

E8 Launches Good Carbon Gifts,a carbon-negative catalog for the 2020 holidays

E8 Cleantech Angels

Today cleantech investment leaders E8 and partners launched the Good Carbon Gifts guide, an online listing of products that capture and store carbon that also make great gifts. Whether capturing carbon back from the air, or carbon rich and sequestering gifts for your garden, this is not science fiction. Carbon removal baskets from Nori , direct-air-capture subscriptions from Climeworks , and more; even diamonds from Aether. “We

Renewable Natural Gas: Today’s Carbon-Negative Fuel

AGreenLiving

Renewable Natural Gas: Today’s Carbon-Negative Fuel Renewable natural gas sits at the intersection of two critical challenges: addressing increased emissions from organic waste and laying the foundation for zero carbon transportation across all sectors.?

Microsoft’s quest to go ‘carbon negative’ inspires $1B fund

AGreenLiving

Bold new commitment will see the tech giant charge an internal carbon fee not just on emissions from its direct operations, but on those of its supply chain. Read more: Microsoft’s quest to go ‘carbon negative’ inspires $1B fund.

As Microsoft pledges to go 'carbon negative' by 2030, forest conservation is required

Eco-Business

To achieve its goal, the tech giant has teamed with a Silicon Valley startup, that seeks to accurately track forest carbon stocks in projects in the Brazilian and Peruvian Amazon and the US, using advanced remote-sensing technology, artificial intelligence and satellite imaging

Renewable Natural Gas: Today’s Carbon-Negative Fuel

AGreenLiving

Renewable Natural Gas: Today’s Carbon-Negative Fuel Renewable natural gas sits at the intersection of two critical challenges: addressing increased emissions from organic waste and laying the foundation for zero carbon transportation across all sectors.? By turning waste into fuel, renewable natural gas delivers negative-carbon fuel to fleets today with a production process where resources are continuously used and reused – fueling a sustainable, circular economy.

Carbon negative fruit? Kent grower Bardsley England partners with ENGIE to cut emissions

Business Green

A leading UK fruit producer's goal to grow carbon negative apples, pears, cherries, and more is one step closer to reality, after the firm announced a partnership with energy services giant ENGIE to aid its transition to more sustainable methods of production.

'A bold bet to solve a big problem': Microsoft promises to be 'carbon negative' by 2030

Business Green

BREAKING: Tech giant promises that by 2050 it will remove as much carbon dioxide from the atmosphere as it has emitted since its founding in 1975

Microsoft's quest to go 'carbon negative' inspires $1B fund

Business Green

Heather Clancy takes a microscope to Microsoft's landmark climate pledges

Interface CEO Jay Gould on optimism, talking to boards and truly carbon-negative products

AGreenLiving

Plus, why he thinks carbon offsets are ‘cheating.’. More here: Interface CEO Jay Gould on optimism, talking to boards and truly carbon-negative products. Business Green buildings carbon removal corporate strategy offsets-are thinks-carbon

GreenBiz analyst Jim Giles on the carbon offset markets, carbon-negative oil and regenerative agriculture

AGreenLiving

On the closing sidebar interview at VERGE 19, GreenBiz Group’s senior analyst Jim Giles discusses his excitement about the expected growth of the carbon offset markets. More here: GreenBiz analyst Jim Giles on the carbon offset markets, carbon-negative oil and regenerative agriculture. Business Green carbon-pricing excitement regenerative agriculture sidebar the-carbon the-expected verge

Drax announces 'world first' target to be carbon negative by 2030

Business Green

Power firm plans to use bioenergy with carbon capture and storage to remove more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere than it generates

5 seriously cool climate innovators in fashion

GreenBiz

From carbon-negative polyester to dissolvable thread, here's a handful of surprising startups making waves in the apparel industry. Circular Economy Fashion In the Loop Innovation

Green-roofed Czech cabin is built with recyclable hempcrete

AGreenLiving

Related: “Cannabis walls” add warmth to this eco-friendly home in Israel In addition to ease of construction, hempcrete also has carbon-sequestering and insulation benefits; it can be recycled and is resistant to pests, fire and mold. After living as a modern nomad for years, Ond?ej ej Koní?ek

Anatomy of a 'moonshot': Microsoft's Lucas Joppa on CO2 removal, supply chains and building a carbon negative future

Business Green

The wildlife-borne pandemic was testament to the need to protect the delicate balance between humans and planet, Microsoft said, and it was time to bolster its headline-grabbing carbon reduction programme with other climate priorities.

AirMiners

GreenBiz

AirMiners is the place for entrepreneurs, engineers, and scientists, and designers working to extract carbon from the air. It exists to support the global carbon negative community with networking, education, inspiration and access to funding. AirMiners. cecily martine….

Commentary: When Will Companies Finally Step Up to Fight Climate Change?

CleanTech Alliance

That’s what Microsoft promised it would aim for when it pledged this week to go carbon negative by 2030. It added that it would attempt by 2050 to “remove from the environment all the carbon the company has emitted either directly or by electrical consumption […]. Source: Kara Swisher, New York Times, Jan 23, 2020 Is a “decarbonized” future possible?

Beyond Sustainability: The Regenerative Business

Forbes Green Tech

By co-building a carbon-negative regenerative economy, US manufacturers can unlock $26 trillion in financial value and produce over 65 million new green jobs globally by 2030.

World can avoid catastrophic global warming with climate solutions in hand today—study

Eco-Business

With the tools available today, the world can go carbon-negative by mid-century while nourishing human populations and restoring healthy ecosystems, a new groundbreaking analysis of climate solutions has found.

Ricoh Eco Action Day 2020 Panel: The race to net zero

Eco-Business

Net-zero and carbon-negative are two buzzwords in corporate sustainability this year, with various industry giants announcing such ambitious decarbonisation targets

Adding fuel to the fire? Report further establishes destructive influence of biomass method

Envirotec Magazine

A report from NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) seems to strengthen the case against Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage (BECCS), currently a key ingredient of the UK government’s climate plan.

Microsoft’s $1B Climate Innovation Fund

GreenTechMedia

In January 2020, Brad Smith, the President of Microsoft, announced that the company had set a target of becoming carbon negative by 2030. What does going carbon negative actually entail?

5 circular economy startups we've got our eyes on

GreenBiz

Textiles and the fashion industry account for about 20 percent of global wastewater pollution, 10 percent of global carbon emissions and 17 million tons of municipal solid waste. 5 circular economy startups we've got our eyes on. Sherrie Totoki. Thu, 06/03/2021 - 01:15.

This wallet can tell you about its carbon impact

GreenBiz

This wallet can tell you about its carbon impact. It’s using blockchain software from IBM to track and disclose carbon impact data related to the production of its products, marketed as carbon-negative. Hence, Covalent’s ability to make a carbon-negative claim. .