Content to: Carbon capture

Could Dumping Corn Waste into the Deep Sea Solve our Carbon Woes?

We're already used to seeing bales of corn waste in our fields, but could they soon become a familiar sight on the ocean floor?

New Carbon Capture Technique Turns Carbon Solid in Seconds. Can This Help Clean Up Heavy Industry?

Heavy industries like cement and steel are dirty business. But can new carbon capture technologies help them to become more circular?

Will Small Personal Carbon Scrubbers Prove to be the Holy Grail of Carbon Capture Technology?

As carbon dioxide levels hit record highs, scientists and entrepreneurs around the world are devising new ways to “scrub” the atmosphere of CO2. For its part, California-based startup Holy Grail is developing cost-effective, simple carbon capture devices that can be deployed by small businesses, and maybe – one day – even individual consumers.

A New Form of Carbon Capture: Turning CO2 Back Into Coal at Room Temperature

Returning to a pre-industrial era before we started burning coal to try and avert climate change might sound like the stuff of dreams for some environmentalists. Now researchers in Australia have come up with a method of "undoing" emissions by turning them back into coal.

Making Fuel From Thin Air: Carbon Engineering Claims Huge Step Forward in Carbon Capture Technology

A Canadian Direct Air Capture company claims it can drastically reduce the costs of removing carbon from the air - and turn it into fuel.

How Power Plants Can Cut Back on CO2 by Using More of It

A new process enables power plant turbines to be run on CO2, making them more efficient and reducing emissions.