Browse Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC) by Subject "carbon sequestration"

  • Spokas, Kurt (2014-08-08)
    Kurt Spokas - Research Soil Scientist at the USDA-ARS in St. Paul, MN. Recent data collected from both artificially and naturally weathered biochars suggest that a potential significant pathway of biochar disappearance ...

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  • Zheng, Wei; Zhao, Ling (2014)
    During their lives, plants absorb massive amounts of carbon, which is then naturally released as CO2 into the atmosphere as plants decay. When plant matter is pyrolyzed and converted to biochar, some of the carbon is ...

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  • Finley, Rob (2009-10-28)
    The Midwest Geological Sequestration Consortium (MGSC) has completed drilling a 7,230 feet carbon dioxide injection well at Decatur, Illinois as part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnership ...

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  • Finley, Rob (2009-04-15)
    Rob Finley - Director, ISGS Energy and Earth Resources Center. Dr. Finley will discuss the progress on the Midwest Geological Sequestration Consortium (MGSC) and Illinois State Geological Survey (ISGS) Phase 1/1 large-scale ...

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  • Small, Brian; Rajagopalan, Nandakishore; Quagrainie, Kwamena (2015)
    A considerable quantity of saline water is available in Illinois to support the needs of a marine aquaculture industry. The sources vary from isolated, deep rock aquifers to industrial effluents. In the present study, ...

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