CNN: DOE announces multibillion-dollar project to kickstart a carbon dioxide removal industry in US

by Ella Nilsen, CNN May 19, 2022

The US Department of Energy is announcing a massive investment in direct air carbon removal projects, in hopes of kickstarting an industry. On Thursday the DOE relesead a notice of intent for developers for four direct air capture hubs – each capable of removing over a million tons of CO2 per year — using $3.5 billion from the bipartisan infrastructure law.