Direct Air Capture, or DAC, has gained enormous recognition in recent years as an important technology that can provide negative emissions. Global Thermostat is a Colorado based DAC company and is regarded as the most developed DAC company in the United States. In this talk, we will introduce Global Thermostat and provide an insider's perspective into the status of DAC. We will describe Global Thermostat's DAC technology platform, discuss example application areas and deployment scenarios, and describe current areas of R&D that can reduce the costs of DAC.
Dr. Miles Sakwa-Novak is the Director of Research and Development at Global Thermostat, Inc. He received his BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Georgia Tech. He joined Global Thermostat in 2015 as a Lead Scientist, and became the Director of R&D in 2022.
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