March Collector of the Month: Tank Chen

Tank, you jumped into the OpenAir discord about a year ago? What led you to our carbon removal community? I had been searching for ways to get involved in carbon removal since I first encountered the...
By Christopher Neidl March 3, 2024

Narrative 4: CDR will be done in many…

Carbon removals can be done responsibly, globally, in many different ways and by diverse organisations, in meaningful consultation with the communities most affected by climate change. Narrative Fund...
By Christopher Neidl November 17, 2023

Narrative 2: Never an Excuse.

Carbon removals are never an excuse to keep fossil fuels in play or delay mitigation. They’re an additional measure that enables us to increase climate ambition. Narrative Fundamentals We ca...
By Christopher Neidl

Narrative 1: The science is clear.

We need carbon removals as well as deep emissions reductions and adaptation to tackle global warming. Narrative Fundamentals There is no net zero without both carbon reductions and removals....
By Christopher Neidl

June Collector of the Month: Henry He

Henry, you jumped into the OpenAir discord about a year ago for the first time? What led you to our carbon removal community? For most of my life, climate change was THE imminent issue that I could n...
By Christopher Neidl June 6, 2023

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WASHINGTON STATE PASSES HISTORIC GREENHOUSE…

Olympia, WA - May 23, 2023 – In a pioneering move to clean up climate pollution, Washington State Governor Jay Inslee signed a capital budget that allocates funding for greenhouse gas removal (GGR)....
By Christopher Neidl May 23, 2023

May Collector of the Month: Nacho Vázquez Narváez

Nacho, you have jumped in with both feet into the Spanish CDR group, which formed last summer, participating in research, due diligence and outreach activities. Can you explain what the group is up to...
By Christopher Neidl May 4, 2023

OpenAir’s response to OCED’s RFI concerning federal funding…

In January 2023, the U.S. Office of Clean Energy Demonstrations (OCED) released a request for information on the "Department of Energy's Use of Demand-Side Support for Clean Energy Technologies" (OCED...
By Christopher Neidl March 7, 2023

September Collector of the Month: Christopher Donnelly

You first jumped into OpenAir during our Ireland policy advocacy campaign earlier this year, but quickly discovered our R&D work and began contributing to CYAN. As a UX designer, what drew you to ...
By Christopher Neidl September 6, 2022

August Collector of the Month: Janine Kong

So Janine, you jumped right into OpenAir just a few months ago but immediately hit the ground running.  You've taken on the role as curator and host of Know This! OpenAir's newest member-generated vi...
By Christopher Neidl August 2, 2022