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World’s first process for making zero-emissions cement

The cement recycling method could help solve one of the world's biggest climate challenges.

Charged charcoal ‘sponge’ can soak up CO2 directly from the air

Sponge-like materials to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.

NASA to design sustainable jet engine core for future airliners

The agency is developing a small core for a hybrid-electric turbofan jet engine.

Climate change: Impact on skiing regions and snow cover

Snow scarcity may push popular ski hubs to more remote areas and threaten livelihoods of local populations.

UCLA to build world’s largest ocean-based carbon removal plant

It will be able to remove 10 metric tons of CO2 and produce 300 kg of hydrogen daily.

New microwave reactor can cool down industry’s energy usage

The system uses microwaves to reduce industrial heat and carbon emissions.

Global warming could surge the CO2 emissions from soil microbes

Microbial CO2 emissions in the polar regions will increase twice as much as in the rest of the world.

New catalysts could be key for the hydrogen economy

Inexpensive catalyst uses energy from light to turn ammonia into hydrogen fuel.

Breakthrough in estimating fossil fuel CO2 emissions

A major breakthrough - detecting changes in fossil fuel carbon dioxide emissions more quickly and frequently.

Electric Vehicles Provide Lower Carbon Emissions Through Additional Channels

Electric vehicles dominate when indirect supply chain emissions are accounted for.

Carbon beneficial forest management using innovative wood

Innovative wood use can enable carbon-beneficial forest management in California

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