Tag: net-zero

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

Methane removal strategies: webinar video

In our third lunchtime webinar, Professor Euan Nisbet from Royal Holloway, University of London presented on the project ‘New methodologies to remove methane from the atmosphere’. Methane is a potent global warmer, and is the second-most important anthropogenic greenhouse gas. It has been rising rapidly since 2007. There are many different sources of methane, both…Continue Reading Methane removal strategies: webinar video

UK net-zero by 2050 – or before? Advice to government now in prep

Next March, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) will deliver its advice to the government on the UK’s long-term reduction targets for greenhouse gas emissions. In particular, whether national strategy should match – or exceed – the EU target for a carbon-neutral economy by 2050.  Such increase in UK ambition would be fully consistent with…Continue Reading UK net-zero by 2050 – or before? Advice to government now in prep