Could planting trees help ease carbon budgets?

Will Nichols

'No regrets' negative emission technologies could allow 11 per cent more emissions by 2050, says new study, but bulk of fossil fuel reserves would still have to stay in ground

Planting forests, adding lime to oceans, and improved soil management techniques are among the so-called Negative Emissions Technologies (NETs) that could help buy the world extra time to tackle climate...

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