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Sustainable Communities Webinar Series: Northeast Forum on Climate and Waste Connections
Elevate Your Climate IQ: Learn from Experts

Carbon Capture and Sequestration: Learn About Technology that is Key to Reducing Greenhouse Gases
Klaus Lackner, Director of the Lenfest Center for Sustainable Energy at the Earth Institute at Columbia University
June 1, 2010

While the world is slowly switching to renewable energy sources, few experts dispute that fossil fuels will continue to be utilized for a long time. Carbon capture and sequestration technology offers the ability to take carbon emissions from coal and other sources and store them geologically, in the ocean or in mineral form. In this lecture, Dr. Lackner:

  1. Provides an overview of the technologies
  2. Explain his unique personal research
  3. Discusses technical, financial and regulatory challenges to larger scale development and adoption.

Download the webinar presentation below.

Webinar Presentation [PDF 3 MB, 88 pp]



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