FT Rethink Sustainability is a Financial Times video series on the spread of sustainable practises into urban systems, food systems, financial systems and supply chains. The channel alternates between independent reporting from FT journalists and business perspectives from Lombard Odier.
Right now, there are machines that can pull CO2 out of the air. It sounds like a perfect solution to global warming, but as the FT’s Leslie Hook explains, the process is a complex one. It’s also far more expensive than some other methods of sequestering carbon, such as planting trees, although companies are working hard to bring costs down.
A number of new projects and investments have helped to bolster the nascent direct air capture sector, where machines pull carbon dioxide out of the air. Right now, it’s comprised of a handful of small start-ups vying to perfect the technology.
Sustainability Revolution is a Financial Times video series that looks at every aspect of life and business – from healthcare to data management, transport and energy. It invites you to rethink how you see the world and explores the unprecedented investment opportunity.
With insightful reporting from FT journalists and opinion from prominent thinkers, the series also includes investment perspectives from Lombard Odier.
A raft of new technologies is set to fundamentally change the way we live, work and relate to one another. Individually, each piece of tech is a game changer. Collectively, they’re revolutionary. Explore the infographic that illustrates the connections between eight different disruptive technologies, and how when linked together, they’re greater than the sum of their parts.