Jan. 24, 2019 – Can We Pull Lots Of Carbon Dioxide From The Air To Combat Climate Change?

Climate change (or global warming, if you prefer) is getting worse, not better. The idea of “leave it in the ground” is being ignored and unless something happens to change the trajectory, we look to have a bleak future on Earth. This, of course, has people thinking, experimenting and tinkering. One thought is to simply grab CO2 directly out of the air and dispose of it so we don’t superheat the environment. There are two different methods being developed and there’s good news and bad news. We’ll look at the news on ‘direct air capture’ of carbon dioxide today, when we go Beyond The Norm!