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UK Universities COP26 Climate Innovation Showcase event: Decreasing CO2 in the atmosphere: solutions from technology and nature

9th November 2021 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

UK Universities COP26 Climate Innovation Showcase is holding an event on Tuesday 9 November, 15:30 – 17:00 on ‘Decreasing CO2 in the atmosphere: solutions from technology and nature’.

This event will explore the big options available for CO2 decrease, removal and storage by 2050, both as nature-based remedies, and as technology solutions. How can these both contribute and why is longevity of storage the key to balance, and to reliable offsets?

Panel Members:

  • Professor Mercedes Maroto-Valer, Heriot-Watt University -Chair- Champion and Director, UK Industrial Decarbonisation Research and Innovation Centre (IDRIC)
  • Professor Stuart Haszeldine, University of Edinburgh, SCCS Director and Professor of Carbon Capture & Storage
  • Professor Pete Smith, University of Aberdeen, Professor of Soils & Global Change
  • Jeremy Leggett, NbS developer and rewilding two Scottish Estates
  • Kirsty Lynch, Pale Blue Dot Energy Limited, Scotland’s Acorn project

MORE DETAILS & REGISTRATION: https://events.irm.ed.ac.uk/Events/Event/7015J000000HRmf?Guest=true 

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Date:
9th November 2021
Time:
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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