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General Methodology for Quantifying the Greenhouse Gas Emission Reductions from the Production and Incorporation of Soil of Biochar in Agricultural and Forest Management Systems

Developer
Carbon Gold

Sectoral Scope
14. Agriculture, Forestry, Land Use

Status
Under Development (Inactive)

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This methodology applies to projects that increase the carbon stocks in soils by treating crop residues or other biomass produced as part of agricultural activities or forest management through controlled pyrolysis. The resulting carbon rich residue is applied to soils. Due to the project activity, net GHG emissions from cropland, grassland or managed forest land will be reduced by increasing carbon stocks in soils.

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Energy
Industrial processing
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Waste
Mining
Agriculture
Forestry
Grasslands
Wetlands
Livestock & manure
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