Report: Pull CO2 from Air? Possible, but don’t rely on it.

This article discusses the European science academies position on relying on carbon capture technologies. They state that policymakers are being ‘seriously over-optimistic’ about carbon capture technologies, as they are not scalable to the point where they can be effective. Here’s a quote from the article:

“These technologies offer only limited realistic potential to remove carbon from the atmosphere, and not at the scale envisaged in some climate scenarios,” wrote the¬†report’s¬†authors, a group of experts representing the national science academies of the European Union member states, Norway and Switzerland.”

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