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Environmental Defense Fund, The Aspen Institute, and the Canadian Consulate
Canadian Consulate, 466 Lexington Avenue, 20th Floor, New York, NY 10017
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Carbon Removal Technology: A Must-Have for the Climate

The climate crisis is escalating and a new wave of environmental innovations are fighting to keep pace. A new set of technologies and practices to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere is emerging. The window of opportunity to combat climate change can be propped open by the rapid acceleration of carbon removal.


Please join us for a keynote address from former U.S. Secretary of Energy, Ernest Moniz, followed by a discussion on the opportunities and challenges associated with developing and deploying carbon removal technologies. Our panel will feature leading policy experts, entrepreneurs and researchers on the front lines of this emerging field.


Keynote: Ernest J. Moniz, President and CEO of Energy Futures Initiative and former U.S. Secretary of Energy



Giana Amador, Founder and Director of Special Initiatives, Carbon 180

Etosha Cave, Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer, Opus 12

Julio Friedmann, Senior Research Scholar, Columbia University Center for Global Energy Policy

Steve Oldham, CEO, Carbon Engineering


Moderated by Fred Krupp, President, Environmental Defense Fund


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This event is part of the Energy Transition program of Climate Week NYC.