In Squamish, British Columbia, there’s an organization that desires to cease local weather change by sucking carbon dioxide out of the ambiance.
It is known as Carbon Engineering, and it makes use of a mixture of large followers and complicated chemical processes to take away carbon dioxide from the air in a process referred to as Direct Air Seize.
Direct Air Seize is not new, however Carbon Engineering says its know-how has superior sufficient for it to lastly make monetary sense.
The corporate is backed by Invoice Gates — but additionally by the oil giants Chevron, BHP, and Occidental. These partnerships will convey Carbon Engineering’s tech to market through the use of the captured carbon to make artificial fuels and and assist extract extra oil from the bottom.
Will Carbon Engineering’s know-how lower the quantity of CO2 within the air, or is it going to lengthen our dependence on fossil fuels? Watch the video to be taught extra.