Jesse Klein writes about Project Vesta, a nonprofit that is boosting carbon storage in oceans, for GreenBiz.
- Project Vesta is a nonprofit initiative that is accelerating carbon capture in oceans.
- The company places an abundant mineral called olivine along coastlines, which when dissolved in water accelerates the carbonate reaction, effectively leading to greater storage of carbon in the ocean.
- Project Vesta estimates that if this process were deployed on .1 to .25 percent of the Earth’s beaches, it could capture 100 percent of annual carbon emissions.
Read the full article here.