Projects Theme: Decarbonizing the Planet

Decarbonization of energy, manufacturing, transportation, agriculture and land use, the development of energy storage, negative emissions, energy savings.

By Project Name By Startdate By Enddate By Location
Advanced Peak Demand Forecast and Battery Dispatch Algorithms to Integrate Storage-Based Demand Response with Building Automation Systems 6/15/15 8/31/17 North America
A Proposal to Demonstrate Air Capture Technology 2/1/15 1/31/17 Global
Air Capture of CO2: Technological and economic feasibility study of various end-to-end process alternatives 1/1/13 5/31/14 Global
Analyzing Sustainability Plans for PepsiCo International Operations 9/1/07 12/31/13 Global
Breakthrough Electrolytes for Energy Storage (BEES) 3/1/19 2/28/22 Global
Carbon Catalogue - product carbon footprints Global
Carbon mineralization in peridotite for CO2 removal from air and solid storage: chemo-mechanical feedbacks and kinetics 1/1/20 12/3/22 Global
Carbon Pricing as a Policy Instrument to Decarbonize Economies: How to Assess Cap-and-trade vs. Carbon Tax 10/27/18 4/27/19 Global
Characterization of Large and Unusual Noctiluca Blooms in the Northern Arabian Sea and Their Role in Carbon Cycling During the Winter Monsoon 1/28/11 4/27/14 Indian Ocean
Chemical and Biological Catalytic Enhancement of Weathering of Silicate Minerals as Novel Carbon Capture and Storage Technology 7/15/10 7/14/14 Global
CO2 Mineral Sequestration With Integrated Tailored Synthesis of Carbon-neutral Filler Materials 10/1/09 9/30/14 Global
Compact inexpensive micro-reformers for distributed GTL 8/1/14 3/6/17 North America
Deep Decarbonization Pathways Project 1/1/15 12/31/15 Europe
Deep Decarbonization Pathways Project (DDPP)-IDDRI Subgrant 5/1/15 8/31/15 Global
Development of Novel Charge Quantification Method and Charge Density Map in Gas-Solid Fluidized Beds 10/1/10 9/30/15 Global
Development of Novel Liquid-like NanoparticleOrganic Hybrid Materials (NOHMs) with EncapsulatedDesign for Innovative Direct Air Capture 2/1/18 1/31/22 Global
Geo-Chemo-Mechanical Studies for Permanent CO2 Storage in Geologic Reservoirs 12/1/09 9/30/13 Global
GHG of electric vehicles Global
Integrated Pre-Feasibility Study for CO2 Geological Storage in the Cascadia Basin: Offshore Washington State and British Columbia 2/1/17 10/31/18 North America
Intra and Inter Building control algorithms and smartgrid communication links to facilitate electricity storage in buildings 1/1/12 12/29/13 Global
Master's of Science in Carbon Management program (MCM) 5/1/11 6/30/20 Global
Microbial and Chemical Enhancement of In-Situ Carbon Mineralization in Geologic Formations 1/1/10 12/31/13 Global
Mid-Atlantic Offshore Carbon Storage Resource Assessment Project 10/30/15 12/31/18 North America
Nanoscale Ionic Materials for CO2 Capture and Sequestration 6/1/08 5/31/13 Global
Question of Carbon Curriculum (QOC) and Online Teacher Education Course R&D and Implementation 11/1/09 5/1/14 North America
RCN-SEES: Multidisciplinary Approaches to Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage 9/1/12 8/31/16 Global
Smart building demand response with battery storage and curtailment 4/1/15 10/31/19 North America
Sustainability Plans for PepsiCo International 1/1/08 12/31/13 Global
Sustainable Development Solutions Network 7/1/15 10/31/15 Europe
Sustainable Energy Conversion of Solid Wastes with Integrated In-Situ Carbon Sequestration 10/1/09 9/30/14 Global
Tagging CO2 to Enable Quantitative Inventories of Geological Carbon Storage 10/1/09 6/30/14 Global
The Role of Water in Moisture Swing Absorption of CO2 9/1/12 5/31/15 Global
Three Cairns Climate Fellowship 2018 1/1/18 4/30/18 North America
Three Cairns Climate Fellowship 2019 9/4/18 5/6/19 North America
Capturing Investment: Policy Design to Finance CCUS Projects in the U.S. Power Sector 4/28/20 Global
Low-Carbon Heat Solutions for Heavy Industry: Sources, Options, and Costs Today 10/7/19 Global
An Assessment of the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act 11/6/19 North America
Bio-Optical Monitoring and Evaluation System (BIOMES) for Improving Satellite Estimates of Ocean Net Primary Production for Carbon Cycling and Climate Change Studies 12/1/19 11/30/22 Global
Solid Carbon: A Climate Mitigation Partnership Advancing Stable Negative Emissions 10/1/19 10/1/23 North America
Carbon Dioxide Removal Law Database 8/1/19 7/31/20 Global
Building a New Grid without New Legislation 12/14/20 North America
Supporting Irrigated/Non-irrigated Land Field Survey Prioritization through Use of Satellite Imagery in Selected Areas of Ethiopia 9/1/20 1/31/21 Africa
The Role of Corporate Renewable Power Purchase Agreements in Supporting US Wind and Solar Deployment 3/24/21 North America
Towards publicly available, trusted product carbon footprints (PCFs) 1/1/21 12/31/23
Investing in the US Natural Gas Pipeline System to Support Net-Zero Targets 4/22/21 North America
Opportunities and Limits of CO2 Recycling in a Circular Carbon Economy: Techno-economics, Critical Infrastructure Needs, and Policy Priorities 5/4/21 Global
Carbon Accounting Project 4/21/21 Global
Reducing the Carbon Footprint of Consumer Products (under development) 1/1/20 Global
Energy Reform in Paraguay 6/1/20 8/26/21 South America
Collaborative Research: Global Agricultural Impacts of Stratospheric Aerosol Climate Intervention 4/1/21 9/30/22 Global
Evaluating Net-Zero Industrial Hubs in the United States: A Case Study of Houston 6/30/21 North America
Will COVID Drive an Early Peak in Transportation Activity and Oil Demand? 6/1/21 Global
UNS: Collaborative Research: Global Agricultural Impacts of Stratospheric Aerosol Climate Intervention 4/1/21 9/30/22 Global
Scaling Technologies for Carbon Removal Using High-Resolution Imaging to Optimize Enhanced Weathering 1/1/21 12/31/22 Global
Evaluation of Injection Strategies to Optimize Long-Term CO2 Mineralization in Basalt Reservoirs 9/1/21 8/31/23
Getting to 30-60: How China’s Biggest Coal Power, Cement, and Steel Corporations Are Responding to National Decarbonization Pledges 8/25/21 Asia
Green Giants? China’s National Oil Companies Prepare for the Energy Transition 9/29/21 Asia