Essays about: "carbon-dioxide-removal"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the word carbon-dioxide-removal.

  1. 1. Carbon Dioxide Removal - A tool in a toolbox for reaching net-zero emissions

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Kajsa-Stina Ströby; Madeleine Hjalber; [2022]
    Keywords : carbon-dioxide-removal; corporate carbon strategy; carbon norms; climate change strategies;

    Abstract : Corporations play a vital part to limit global warming within the lines of the Paris Agreement and are increasingly making net-zero pledges for committing to decarbonising their operations. The ability to reach these ambitious targets will rely on the development of negative emission techniques referred to as carbon dioxide removal (CDR). READ MORE

  2. 2. Mitigating climate change, one hamburger at a time : a discourse analysis of how MAX Burgers AB communicates their carbon offsetting — and how customers perceive it

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Alice Andrews; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; climate change mitigation; carbon dioxide removal; green governmentality; ecological modernisation; civic environmentalism; conduct of conduct; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Carbon offsetting through forest sequestration in the Global South has become an increasingly common way for companies to mitigate their greenhouse gas emissions and thereby sell products and services with net zero emissions. In Sweden, fast food company MAX Burgers AB goes even further. READ MORE

  3. 3. Carbon Negative Heat and Power with Biochar Production : An Economic Analysis of a Combined Pyrolysis and CHP plant

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : William Bydén; David Fridlund; [2020]
    Keywords : Pyrolysis; Combined Heat and Power; CHP; Biochar; Biomass; CDR; Carbon Sequestration; Pyrolys; Kraftvärmeverk; KVV; Biokol; Biomassa; Kolinlagring; Negativa utsläpp;

    Abstract : On the fourth of November 2016, The Paris Agreement entered into force, stating that nations worldwide should pursue efforts to limit the global temperature increase to 1,5 °C. Since then, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has specified that carbon dioxide removal, such as biochar sequestration, is necessary to achieve this goal. READ MORE

  4. 4. Governing the emerging sociotechnical imaginary of a climate-positive Sweden : an exploration of the political discussion on negative emissions technologies as a climate change solution

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Kirstine Lund Christiansen; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainability science; bioenergy with carbon capture and storage; climate governance; carbon dioxide removal; climate recovery; elite interviews; polluter pays principle; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In recent years, negative emissions technologies (NETs) have gained attention as a strategy to tackle climate change. While the academic debate on NETs has been heated, international and national governance frameworks for regulating and incentivising the technologies largely remain unseen. READ MORE

  5. 5. Prioritising biochar application to arable land in Sweden : A spatial multi-criteria analysis

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Fabian Osslund; [2020]
    Keywords : Biochar; Spatial multi-criteria analysis; GIS; Agriculture; Soil enhancement; Biochar volume potential;

    Abstract : Biochar, the solid product of thermal conversion of biomass with little or no available air, is acknowledged as a carbon dioxide removal technique and soil enhancer among other applications. Its potential soil enhancing properties consists of increased water and nutrient holding capacities, liming effects and sorption of pollutants. READ MORE