Turning CO2 into rock: the Icelandic plant sucks carbon dioxide from the air


Located at the foot of a volcano in the Icelandic countryside, the Orca plant – the largest of its kind in the world – can suck around 4,000 tonnes of CO2 from the atmosphere per year, turning it into rock buried underground. But technology still has a long way to go before it can have a significant impact in the fight against climate change.


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