Nemet et al. (2023): Near-term deployment of novel carbon removal to facilitate longer-term deployment

Gregory F. Nemet, Matthew J. Gidden, Jenna Greene, Cameron Roberts, William F. Lamb, Jan C. Minx, Stephen M. Smith, Oliver Geden, Keywan Riahi IN: Joule 2023,

This commentary shows that the deployment of novel CO2 removal (CDR) over the next decade, its formative phase, is likely to be consequential in determining whether CDR will be available at scale and in time to reach net-zero CO2 emissions consistent with the Paris Agreement’s temperature goal.