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Carbon Capture Market Gaining Momentum

Fossil Fuels Only Part Of The Equation The global carbon capture and storage (CCS) market is expected to exceed US $8.75 billion by 2025, according to a new report. The rising global energy demand along with the growing awareness towards … Continue reading

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Reforestation Restoring Hope In Battle Against Climate Change

Editor’s Note: We’re pleased to see the groundswell for forest conservation and reforestation gaining more traction every day. We have nine projects ready to go in five nations across East Africa. Please visit our East Africa Plan to learn how … Continue reading

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Latin American Countries Will Restore 20 Million Hectares Of Forest

Eight South American Countries Promise To Restore Damaged Lands A coalition of eight Latin American countries justĀ announced plans to replant up to 20 million hectares of forests by 2020, an area five times the size of Switzerland. Unfortunately, Brazil was … Continue reading

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UN Can Help Reforest Africa As Carbon Capture Strategy

Reforestation Can Reduce Emissions From Deforestation, Degradation The UN Development Program (UNDP) will assist African countries in implementing projects on reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD). UNDP Kenya Deputy Country Director Fernando Edjang said on Thursday that African … Continue reading

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UPS Foundation Awards $2.5 Million To Support Global Reforestry

Global Forestry Initiative Celebrates Fourth Year The UPS Foundation, the philanthropic arm of UPSĀ®, awarded nearly $2.5 million to nonprofit organizations with an emphasis on environmental sustainability. The UPS Foundation’s largest environmental grant recipient is The Nature Conservancy, a leading … Continue reading

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Nations Will Reforest Land To Fight Climate Change

Bonn Challenge PromotesĀ Reforestation By Jeremy Hance, Monga Bay In 2011, Germany and the International Union for the Conservation of Nature launched the Bonn Challenge, which pledged to restore 150 million hectares of degraded and deforested lands by 2020. Several countries … Continue reading

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Boy Scouts Complete Reforestation Project

Reforestation Project Spans 25 Years The roots have been planted for a northwestern Nebraska reforestation program. Now, the project has been turned over to Mother Nature. About 1,400 members of the Boy Scouts of the Longs Peak Council and other … Continue reading

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Reforestation In Fiji Funded By Germans

Sustaining Fiji’s Forests Working with rural communities to educate and implement programs related to reforestation and reducing carbon emissions are some of the assistance provided by the German Agency for International Cooperation. Agency program director and senior adviser Dr. Wulf … Continue reading

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Reforestation Of UK A Necessity

Carbon Capture, Biodiversity, Resiliency An industry group that represents 2,000 forest and wood-using businesses in the UK has called for new forestry grant schemes to support the planting of softwoods and hardwoods. It said it was vital that new forestry … Continue reading

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No Silver Bullets In Fight Against Climate Change

Hope Hinges On Forest Conservation, Reforestation According to the experts and non-experts alike, climate change is now and it’s not an isolated event. There are no isolated solutions, which means that everyone must take accountability for their carbon footprint–and take … Continue reading

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