An Innovation Plan
Building a New Carbon Economy: An Innovation Plan brings together researchers from across the country to set an innovation agenda for the new carbon economy. In this report you’ll find a technical review of carbon removal solutions, the identification of research gaps, and recommendations for the New Carbon Economy Consortium's future work.
A Review of Global and U.S. Total Available Markets for Carbontech
This is the first comprehensive market sizing report for carbontech, a new economic industry focused on converting carbon at all stages of the supply chain into valuable products, like building materials, fuels, plastics—even shoes. The report estimates potential revenue for carbontech to be over $1 trillion per year in the U.S. and over $5 trillion worldwide. Download the Supporting Information for insights into our sources and accounting.
Carbon Conversion to Valuable Products
This report is written to inform the research & development community about current interests and challenges in transforming carbon into valuable products. It reflects conversations from “The New Carbon Economy Corporate Roundtable: Carbon Conversion to Valuable Products,” a 2018 workshop hosted by Carbon180 and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory convening business and industry leaders, researchers, entrepreneurs, civil society, and government representatives.
Federal Opportunities for Action
Our 2017 report Carbon Removal Policy: Opportunities for Federal Action details bipartisan policy options, from legislative to regulatory action, that will drive carbon removal innovation.
Philanthropy Beyond Carbon Neutrality
This 2016 report provides an overview of carbon removal-related philanthropy between 2008 and 2014. It explores the opportunity for near-term philanthropic grants to elevate and instigate the research, development, and deployment of carbon removal solutions, moving us closer to long-term climate goals.