Nov 16, 2021
How could grinding up rocks and sprinkling the dust over vast areas help to combat climate change? In this episode, we deal with "enhanced weathering" as a potential source of negative emissions.
Nov 1, 2021
Mention carbon capture, and the refrain you'll often hear is "why invent a machine that captures CO2? We already have one - it's called a tree." But is large-scale afforestation as a negative emissions solution so simple? We dig into its potential in this episode of our series on negative emissions.
Oct 18, 2021
N/B: Owing to a ridiculously hectic schedule until the end of
the year, episodes will continue to be released on a fortnightly
basis until further notice - thanks for understanding.
We hear an awful lot about carbon capture, utilisation, and storage as a technology that could help to mitigate climate change. In...
Oct 4, 2021
In this episode, we get into some of the specific technologies that might be called upon to deliver negative emissions at scale. Specifically, we're looking at the advantages, disadvantages, and concerns surrounding BECCS (Bioenergy with Carbon Capture and Storage.)
Sep 21, 2021
In this episode, we discuss whether the promises that some new technology - like negative emissions - will come along and "solve climate change" for us are genuine, or if they have instead shaped climate policy into prevarication and procrastination.