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Carbon Capture Technologies that Could Help Fight Climate Change – January 29, 2013

Evolving technology could make cleaning the air more profitable than fouling it, says Columbia University economist

In the wake of the hottest and driest summer in memory throughout much of North America, and Super-storm Sandy that flooded cities and ravaged large swaths of the Mid-Atlantic coast, many now recognize that the climate change isn’t just real, but that it is already at our doorstep.

smokestaack Photo by Kim Seng There are technologies now being developed which could cut the rate of increase of greenhouse
gases, even potentially return Earth’s atmosphere to preindustrial levels.

As this realization continues to sink in, the political will may ripen to take more aggressive action to put a brake CO2 emissions. Already, President Obama,… more

by: Richard Schiffman

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