11/13/2009

Sens. John Barrasso, R-Wy., and Jeff Bingaman, D-N.M., have introduced legislation that would offer incentives for the development of technologies that can extract carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. The pair argue that the country is likely to continue burning carbon-intensive fuels such as oil, so these technologies could play an essential role in reducing CO2 concentrations in the atmosphere.

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