Amrith Ramkumar of The Wall Street Journal writes about developments in direct air capture technology.
- The Department of Energy has awarded funding to Occidental and Batelle to develop two direct air capture hubs in Texas and Louisiana.
- Together the two hubs will be able to remove two million tons of CO2 from the air annually, a figure that is far below the total amount of greenhouse gasses emitted worldwide each year.
- Investing in developing technology today will ensure that innovative solutions will be able to reduce emissions in the future.
Read the full article here.