Phone chat: Tracy Hester on NETs and regional climate engineering

Michael Thompson of the Forum for Climate Engineering Assessment speaks with Tracy Hester, University of Houston Law Center, about Negative Emissions Technologies, the idea of regional climate engineering and the reasons why the legal community needs to be paying attention to climate engineering sooner rather than later.

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Ensuring That We Hear the Voices of the Vulnerable: Toward a Human Rights-Based Approach to Bioenergy and Carbon Capture and Storage – Wil Burns

How could individuals and groups that might be adversely impacted by BECCS deployment seek to protect their interests, and encourage strategies that can ameliorate associated risks? One approach would be to invoke human rights interests.

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