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$25 million prize for greenhouse gas removal
Posted: 10 February 2007

Come up with a system for removing a billion tonnes of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, and you could win the biggest prize in history, says its sponsor, Richard Branson, head of Virgin Group.

The judges of the prize include former US vice president Al Gore, Jim Hansen, director of the NASA Goddard Institute and James Lovelock, the father of the Gaia theory.

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Sweden leads the race to go green as consumers shun 'dirty' products
Dateline: 8 June 2012
Carbon credits are dead - long live greenbucks! It finally dawned on eco-conscious consumers in the West that their old habit of outsourcing polluting production processes to the East was backfiring on their ideals. At the same time the EU dropped the unworkable carbon tax - carbon credit scheme in favor of direct support for green industries. The shift has caught some manufacturers by ...
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