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Stanford Carbon Removal Initiative is a cross-campus effort of the Precourt Institute for Energy and the Woods Institute for the Environment.

Stanford Global Carbon Management Workshop #2

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Identifying Research Opportunities in Global Carbon Management with a Focus on Engineered and Hybrid Solutions  

June 8 - 10, 2021 (Event was held via Zoom webinar.)

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This workshop engaged key participants from academia, industry, NGOs and government in a dialogue aimed at identifying gaps and opportunities in research, technologies, and/or creative solutions that could bring about significant reductions in atmospheric CO2. The workshop was hosted by the Strategic Energy Alliance, Stanford Precourt Institute for Energy, Stanford Carbon Removal Initiative, and Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment.

The themes for the three online sessions were:

Day 1: Carbon Removal - Setting the stage

Day 2: Engineered & Hybrid Solutions - What is New and at the Edge?

Day 3: Mechanisms for Overcoming Barriers

Workshop Organizing Committee

Sally Benson, Professor, Energy Resources Engineering, Stanford
Chris Field, Faculty Director, Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment
Rob Jackson, Professor, Earth Systems Science, Stanford
Arun Majumdar, Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Stanford
Sarah Saltzer, Managing Director, Stanford Carbon Removal Initiative

Technical Advisory Committee

Tim Barckholtz, Senior Scientific Advisor, Corporate Strategic Research, ExxonMobil
Richard E. Brown, Senior Vice President, Environmental Program Director, Bank of America
Shaffiq Jaffer, Vice President, Corporate Science and Technology Projects, Total
Ajay Mehta, General Manager, New Energies Research & Technology, Shell
Jennifer Milne, Senior Research Program Officer, Stanford Precourt Institute for Energy
Sarah Saltzer, Managing Director, Stanford Carbon Removal Initiative
Richard Sassoon, Executive Director, Stanford Strategic Energy Alliance