Haertel, Carlos J.J. et al. (2021): The promise of scalable direct air capture

Carlos J. Jiménez Haertel, Marcia McNutt, Mihrimah Ozkan, Edda S.P. Aradóttir, Kalliat T. Valsaraj, Paul R. Sanberg, Shuchi Talati, Jennifer Wilcox IN: Chem (Voices), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chempr.2021.10.005.

Direct air capture (DAC) is one promising technology to remove CO2 from the atmosphere. To meet the emissions goals of the Paris Agreement, there has been a noticeable rush to scale up DAC among key players in industry. This Voices asks thought leaders in academia and industry: what do you think about the potential, and feasibility, of scalable DAC? Is DAC a sustainable technology?