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Methane Action is a non-profit organization with a unique mission: To pursue the science and policy advances needed, under careful global governance, to rapidly restore atmospheric concentrations of methane, a potent greenhouse gas, to pre-industrial levels (near 700 parts per billion) for the benefit of present and future generations.

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Declaration on Reduction of Atmospheric Methane

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As Governments take steps to reduce methane, a new Declaration offers a policy Framework for pursuing atmospheric methane removal together with aggressive emissions cuts, and leading climate scientists and advocates call on governments to adopt it.

Scientists and civil society organizations are encouraged to sign a letter in support of the declaration.

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Catalog of Research Funding Needs to Advance Methane Removal

In complement to anthropogenic methane emissions reductions, atmospheric methane removal has been proposed in order to: address methane sources difficult ...
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Global Methane Agreement Needed to Keep 1.5 C In Reach

Global Methane Agreement Needed to Keep 1.5 C In Reach

Source: Methane Action www.methaneaction.org NEWS RELEASE Contacts: In Sharm el-Shiekh: Daphne Wysham, daphne@methaneaction.org, +1 503 310 7042 In Paris: Durwood ...
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First-Ever Environmental Impact Study for a Methane Removal Approach Published in the Journal Sustainability

First-Ever Environmental Impact Study for a Methane Removal Approach Published in the Journal Sustainability

Methane Action announced publication of a first-ever environmental impact modeling study of the potential methane removal technique known as Enhanced ...
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