May 24, 2022

DAC is growing up

In the high school that is climate tech, direct air capture companies are the freshmen: shiny-cheeked, eager and barely able to picture adulthood.Right now, the technology €™s future remains a little hazy: Will it succeed, crash and burn, or something in between? Like any crop of freshmen, these DAC c…

May 4, 2022

So you want to start a carbon dioxide removal program

Silicon Valley gets all the headlines about carbon dioxide removal, but the federal government is quietly out here putting venture capitalists to shame. The Department of Energy is sitting on $3.5 billion in funds for direct air capture hubs that it can hand out between now and 2026 to help scale up…