My Tesla Runs on Banana Peels

Put biochar in the ground, and regardless who the next farmer is, or what the weather decides to do, the biochar carbon will stay in the ground. That is possibly our strongest asset in relation to other options that are only as good as the management that maintains them. Forests can be bulldozed, soils can be ripped up and oxidized, biochar is stable in soil.

— Josiah Hunt

from The Biochar Solution: Carbon Farming and Climate Change
Bronson Griscom: a second shameless plug
Quantitative analysis by McKinsey & Co (2009), as amended

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Albert Bates

Albert Bates

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Emergency Planetary Technician and Climate Science Wonk — using naturopathic remedies to recover the Holocene without geoengineering or ponzinomics.