Tag: climate change

Feasibility of afforestation and BECCS for GGR: Webinar video

In our penultimate webinar of this series, Dr Nem Vaughan presented research from the FAB GGR project which is looking at the feasibility of afforestation and biomass energy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS) for greenhouse gas removal. This highly interdisciplinary project has brought together expertise in economics, social and political science, engineering, life cycle…Continue Reading Feasibility of afforestation and BECCS for GGR: Webinar video

GGR in the iron and steel and industry: webinar video

Greenhouse gas removal in the Iron and steel industry was the subject of our fourth lunchtime webinar which was presented by Dr Phil Renforth from Heriot-Watt University who discussed the potential carbonation of outlying materials from the sector as a means to remove CO2 from the atmosphere. The global potential for CO2 removal through enhanced…Continue Reading GGR in the iron and steel and industry: webinar video

Assessing the limits of GGR effectiveness: webinar video

In the first webinar of the GGR programme’s lunchtime webinar series, Professor Simon Tett from the University of Edinburgh presented insights from the MERLiN (Metrics for Emissions Removal Limits) research project which has been assessing the limits of Greenhouse Gas Removal (GGR) effectiveness. GGR would be essential in a scenario in which we ‘overshoot’ a…Continue Reading Assessing the limits of GGR effectiveness: webinar video