Cautiously optimistic removers
Unpacking my thoughts after the Carbon Unbound conference
Is the high price of emission allowances in the EU good or bad news?
Guest post: The price of EU's CO2 emission allowances has increased dramatically in recent years. In this guest post, Daniel Spiro discusses whether…
Are temporary and permanent carbon stores interchangeable?
Are three trees worth one rock? Permanent storage is always best, but given realistic assumptions on discounting of future damages, as well as long-term…
Why is it so difficult to fund projects that reduce emissions?
More carbon will need to be removed than what would be optimal in theory
You can't wait with buying carbon removal
Why are so few companies purchasing removals at scale, and how can that be changed?
The faster emissions are reduced, the more carbon will be removed
How much carbon will we need to remove from the atmosphere? The answer is often determined by looking at how much emissions are expected to remain. For…
Dec 16, 2022
Who should pay for carbon removal?
Carbon removal is necessary to stabilize temperatures along with massive emission reductions. Governments will need to pick up most of the bill. Still…
Nov 23, 2022
Carbon can be temporarily stored for a long time
And other surprising conclusions from thinking about permanence The most common way to talk about the longevity of carbon removed is to talk about…
Sep 24, 2022
Is insurance the key to scaling carbon removal?
Derisking prepurchases to build capacity. How do CDR suppliers get access to the money they need to remove carbon?Funds are needed today to build…
Sep 8, 2022
Buying carbon removal — Learnings from Klarna and Milkywire
Buying carbon removal — Learnings from Klarna and Milkywire Co-written with Janek Kose at Klarna. Supporting carbon removal is a new endeavour that few…
Jul 13, 2022
Nature restoration and carbon removal are not the same. Here’s why it matters
Published 16 June 2022 on: https://www.climatechangenews.com/2022/06/13/nature-restoration-and-carbon-removal-are-not-the-same-heres-why-it-matters…
Jun 23, 2022
The Carbon removal market doesn’t exist
The market for durable carbon removal does not exist. Yet. What we have is a heterogenous space consisting of hundreds of companies with ideas on how to…
Jun 13, 2022
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