This plant in Hellisheidi, Iceland, is one of 15 direct air capture plants operating worldwide. It captures more than 9,000 tons of CO2 per year.
Scientists view direct air capture as an important way to limit global warming and the team behind the new Icelandic plant is already building a new larger plant.
According to the International Energy Agency, global CO2 emissions totalled 31.5 billion tons in 2020.
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