May 23, 2022

Swiss Re, UBS among founding buyers in carbon removal scheme

Insurance firm Swiss Re and banking giant UBS are among five founding buyers of credits from a scheme set up by a Swiss company to drive down the cost of taking carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere.

May 9, 2022

Forest loss and escalating emissions fuel drive for technologies to remove CO2 from air

Travelling any road to limiting warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius will require us to suck carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere, according to the latest IPCC report. Various climate scenarios suggest some 6 billion tons a year may need to be sequestered by mid-century, because some industries will still emit CO2, and residual emissions will need to be mopped up.

Dec 9, 2021

Boston Consulting teams up with carbon capture technology company

Boston Consulting Group has teamed up with carbon capture technology company Climeworks to help to develop its business, which focuses on capturing carbon dioxide directly from the air.