Concrete: Square one for scaling distributed direct air capture?

Concrete is a massive global industry that is projected to grow significantly in the coming decades to meet the demand of increased urbanization and infrastructure renewal. New technological solutions that...
By OpenAir Team December 21, 2021

Collector of the Month: Megha Raghavan

What missions are you working on right now? I’m currently working on CDRLA and trying to get it introduced in California, as well as hosting This is CDR to help...
By OpenAir Team November 5, 2021

Why Carbon Removal?

Here at OpenAir, we talk a lot about carbon removal technology, exploring all kinds of evolving efforts to get carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere and restore a stabler, more...
By OpenAir Team October 15, 2021

This Is CDR EP05: Intro to DAC with Habib Azarabadi, PhD

This is CDR is an ongoing series of online events to explore the range of carbon dioxide removal solutions that are currently in development. This week, we take a look...
By OpenAir Team August 31, 2021

This is CDR EP4: Ocean CDR Pathways with Catherine Jadot PhD and David Koweek PhD

This is CDR is an ongoing series of online events to explore the range of carbon dioxide removal solutions that are currently being developed. This week, we welcome Dr. Catherine...
By OpenAir Team August 24, 2021

This is CDR Episode 3: Biochar 101

This is CDR is an ongoing series of online events to explore the range of carbon dioxide removal solutions that are currently being developed. This week, we get to learn...
By OpenAir Team August 17, 2021

OpenAir 3rd Anniversary Gathering!

This summer marks the third anniversary of OpenAir’s founding. Our community has grown from our three original founders to hundreds of active members – volunteers, advocates, researchers, and developers who...
By OpenAir Team August 1, 2021

Q&A w/ Chris Neidl about LECCLA New York Passing Both Houses of the NYS Legislature!

OpenAir Co-Founder Chris Neidl on the recent passing of the New York State Low Embodied Carbon Concrete Leadership Act.  Its familiar gray tint is everywhere we look – sidewalks, homes,...
By OpenAir Team June 9, 2021

Chris Neidl at AirMiners’ “Carbon Removal Takes Flight” Conference

OpenAIr co-founders Chris Neidl participated on a panel at AirMiners “Carbon Removal Takes Flight” Conference about carbon removal policy in the US and Europe. Chris did a great job sharing...
By OpenAir Team May 7, 2021

Cyan has been OSHWA certified!!!

Cyan (version 1) has been OSHWA certified – it’s the world’s first open hardware DACC/CO2 mineralization system to do so!!! The Open Source Hardware Association (OSHWA) aims to foster technological...
By OpenAir Team April 12, 2021