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CO2 removal is essential to achieving net zero

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Cleaning up waste may not sound like the most exciting, cutting-edge area of innovation. But, in the context of climate action, it is an entirely accurate description.…

Tiny crustaceans could play a crucial role in climate regulation

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The FINANCIAL -- Understanding the feeding habits of zooplankton has the potential to dramatically improve the ability of scientists to predict changes in ocean carbon storage and our future climate, a new study has found.The atmospheric concentration of carbon dioxide (CO2) continues to increase, year on year, playing a major role in warming the oceans…

Zurich commits to avoid 5 mln metric tons of CO2 emissions annually

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The FINANCIAL — Zurich Insurance Group, the leading insurer on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), is to become the first large institutional investor to prioritize the ‘impact’ rather than monetary amount of its impact investment portfolio. Zurich will focus on its targets of avoiding 5 million metric tons of CO2 equivalent emissions annually –…

Which form of transport has the smallest carbon footprint?

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Transport accounts for around one-fifth of global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions [24% if we only consider CO2 emissions from energy].1 In some countries – often richer countries with populations that travel often – transport can be one of the largest segments of an individual’s carbon footprint.…