News Carbon Storage

Study Shows Planet Keeping Pace With CO2 Emissions

  • Published: Aug 4th, 2012

Study shows that though the planet can't continue to absorb half of our CO2 emissions, we haven't hit a tipping point.

Africa’s Great Green Wall Against Climate Change Begins

  • Published: Jul 21st, 2012

Africa's proposed 4,000-mile wall of trees will stretch from Senegal to Djibouti to try to stop encroaching desertification.

The Earth-Shaking Consequences of Burying Carbon

  • Published: Jul 5th, 2012

Pumping carbon dioxide underground to keep it out of the atmosphere might not work on a large scale, says a new study

Moving to a Green Economy Could Mean Millions of Jobs

  • Published: Jun 2nd, 2012

United Nations Environment Program says global move to low-carbon economy means millions could be lifted from poverty.

Ancient Warming Has Disturbing Implications for Our Future

  • Published: Jun 9th, 2011

A dramatic episode of prehistoric global warming involved carbon buildup only a tenth as fast as what's going on now, a new study finds.

Sucking Carbon Out of the Air: Not Ready for Prime Time

  • Published: May 11th, 2011

The idea of drawing down atmospheric carbon with high-tech scrubbers has gotten a lot of attention lately, but a new report says that for now, it's relatively costly and inefficient.