Fellow NETers - FYI.Greg

AGU Town Hall 
Negative emissions technologies: New developments and scientific challenges

Join us for a rigorous discussion about the technical, social, and ethical 
issues related to NETS and future research priorities

Monday December 12, 12:30-13:30. 
Moscone West  Room 2011

Negative emissions technologies (NETs) encompass a wide range of approaches 
that either transfer atmospheric CO2 into a storage compartment separate from 
the atmosphere or reduce leakiness of existing natural carbon storage. A 
variety of NETs have been proposed. Enhancing the potential magnitude, 
sustainability, and affordability of these approaches poses significant 
scientific and policy challenges. Come to this town hall to learn about new 
initiatives on NETs, to share what you are doing, and discuss priorities and 
opportunities for future action.

12:30: Panel

Welcome, Introduction and goals of Town Hall — Margaret Torn/Chris Field
Technical aspects, readiness of the range of technologies -- Greg Rau.  
Social acceptance -- Katharine Mach 
Governance -- Claire Jahns
Tradeoffs: food, security, biodiversity, water.  -- Rob Jackson 
Research support - current government programs - Noah Deich
Ethics, risks -- Chris Field

12:45: Q&A w/moderator

Research needs, priorities
Initiatives and large projects underway
Input from program managers
Thoughts about next steps 

13:20-25: Wrap up and next steps  


You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups 
"geoengineering" group.
To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email 
to geoengineering+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com.
To post to this group, send email to geoengineering@googlegroups.com.
Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/geoengineering.
For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.

Reply via email to