decarbonize


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decarbonize

[dē′kär·bə‚nīz]
(chemistry)
To remove carbon by chemical means.
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The joint venture is the first phase of an industrial-scale CCUS network planned as part of Abu Dhabi's commitment to decarbonize its economy and create a low-carbon power generation industry.
He said that according to a recent study by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, nuclear energy was a strong option to decarbonize by 2030 and could help limit global temperature rise to below 2 degrees Celsius, as agreed in the Paris climate pact that took effect on Friday.
The senator pointed out that under the Paris Agreement, developed nations are asked to decarbonize economy-wide.