Saturday, May 12, 2007

Simpler Way To Counter Global Warming Explained: Lock Up Carbon In Soil

The techniques of ancient American Indians who used charcoal in their soil to keep them fertile (Terra preta) are being married with modern engineering. More here:

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Added: I came across this story on digg and noticed the blog-it tab...

1 comment:

erich said...

Hi All,

April 12th, 2007 :: 12:14 PM

Last months announcement by ConocoPhillips of a $22.5 M contract with Dr. Brown of Iowa State is significicant not only because of the magnitude of the grant, but also because of the company’s statement that it is interested in pursuing pyrolysis as a biomass conversion technology