Government climate advisor talks about the pros and cons of direct air capture and BECCS

In the coming months, the Climate Change Committee may recognise that there are “big problems” with BECCS

Government to spend £116m to turn green ideas into reality!

Absorbents that capture CO2 directly from the air and hydrogen-powered boats are among the beneficiaries of the new investment

US awards $24m for direct air carbon capture research

The projects are expected to support breakthroughs in understanding how to overcome the limitations of technologies that are currently available, including inefficient energy usage

Virgin Atlantic eyes direct air capture tech for carbon offsetting

The airline has chosen the DAC technology of a proposed plant in North East Scotland as an offsetting solution

US awards direct air capture projects with $12m

The projects are designed to increase the amount of carbon dioxide captured and cut operational costs of direct air carbon technology

Sizewell C heats up with Direct Air Capture cash

The proposed Sizewell C nuclear power project has secured £250,000 to develop technology that could potentially help it become ‘carbon-negative’

EDF seeks partners for hydrogen and direct capture demos at Sizewell C

It has issued two ‘expression of interest’ proposals and is calling on companies with relevant expertise to come forward to help deliver the projects

Carbon dioxide-sucking machines could cut climate costs… but there’s a catch

Scientists say the use of direct air capture could need as much as a quarter of global energy supplies in 2100