Landon Stevens of ClearPath writes on how geothermal can power direct air capture.
- Recently Houston-based Fervo Energy announced that it would power a direct air capture (DAC) plant with geothermal energy.
- Iceland-based Orca is already using geothermal to power DAC operations with great success.
- Direct air capture is an energy-intensive process, which has led to some pushback against the technology.
- Geothermal power can reliably generate carbon-free energy to power these operations and truly make direct air capture a carbon-negative solution.
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