Carbon removal

Non-fungible trees: Web3’s new carbon market

The streets of Brasilia, Brazil’s capital, erupted in celebration at the inauguration of the nation’s new president on 1 January…

Enhanced rock weathering added to Puro.earth’s carbon removal marketplace

Enhanced rock weathering (ERW), a process that removes CO2 from the atmosphere for more than 10,000 years, is now available…

Can BECCS be saved from the net-zero scrapheap?

Bioenergy with carbon capture and storage, or BECCS, sounds like the perfect net-zero solution: grow some form of plant material,…

The interwoven fortunes of carbon markets and indigenous communities

On 13 October, Cambodia underlined its plan to reach net-zero emissions by 2050 while creating half a million jobs and…

Global CCS capacity grows 44% in a year

The world’s carbon capture and storage (CCS) capacity grew by 44% over the past year, according to new figures released…

India gets ready to launch a national carbon market

A planned national carbon market for India, the world's third-largest emitter, could become one of the biggest mitigation experiments ever…

Puro.earth launches ‘Pre-CORCs’ to validate future CO2 removals

Puro.earth, the Finnish carbon removals marketplace, standard-setter and registry, recently unveiled ‘Pre-CORC’ certificates that let companies prepay for projected CO2…

The mission to mend the voluntary carbon offset market

Voluntary carbon offsets have always been the Wild West of climate solutions. On paper, what they offer feels nothing short…

Carbon capture rate overstated – IEEFA

The efficacy of industrial carbon capture technology is being overstated, according to new research from US think tank the Institute…

North-west Europe primed for CCUS, but where’s the investment?

The Port of Antwerp in Belgium, Europe’s second-busiest container port, has long been identified as a site with great potential…