Nature in the Balance - CO2 Sequestration : Geological Sequestration

The human contributions to atmospheric carbon dioxide levels are described.Soil has great potential for trapping carbon dioxide. Details of capture and release into the atmosphere are presented. The process of terrestrial sequestration and its components are explained. The concept of value-added sequestration and its financial gains are explored in this video.

This feature is full of information on anthropogenic CO2: what it is, where it comes from, and what we can do to control it. The documentary also provides information on the U.S. Department of Energy National Energy Technology Laboratory's seven Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnerships and their role in assessing opportunities for carbon sequestration across North America.

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"Nature in the Balance: CO2 Sequestration" was produced by Prairie Public Broadcasting, Fargo, North Dakota, in collaboration with the PCOR Partnership managed by the University of North Dakota's Energy & Environmental Research Center. "Nature in the Balance" premiered to the general public May 12, 2005, on Prairie Public Television. "Nature in the Balance" is the first of five documentaries that will be produced by the PCOR Partnership and Prairie Public Broadcasting.

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