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20 Nov 2023

U.S. Launches First Direct-Air Carbon Capture Facility

[Heirloom Carbon Technologies](https://www.heirloomcarbon.com/)' new facility, set to be fully operational soon, finds means to remove 1,000 tons of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere yearly. This is equivalent to the annual emissions of 62 average Americans. The effort highlights the potential of this emerging industry in combatting climate change. [Source](https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/u-s-hits-carbon-tech-milestone-with-first-direct-air-capture-facility/)