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Carbon Capture and Storage Likely To Cause Earthquakes, Trigger Leaks

Capturing carbon dioxide from coal-fired power plants and pumping it deep underground for permanent storage has been billed as a way to curtail global warming, but some scientists are raising new concerns that storing carbon dioxide that way could cause … Continue reading

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Salt Marshes Are Important Carbon Storage Systems – Study

Wetlands around the world are in danger of being drained for activities such as agriculture. Because little is known about their net emissions of greenhouse gases, it’s difficult to predict the effect of this drainage on climate. A recent Canadian … Continue reading

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