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Climeworks hosted an online webinar on the role of the insurance industry in scaling carbon removal


Scaling carbon removal: the critical role of the insurance industry

Our online webinar with Swiss Re provided a first-hand insight into how insurers can leverage their expertise to enter the nascent carbon removal market.

H&M Group signs multi-year CDR agreement with Climeworks


Climeworks selected as the first provider of technological CDR by H&M Group

Climeworks signed a multi-year carbon dioxide removal (CDR) agreement with H&M Group, covering the removal of 10,000 tons of CO₂. The CDR agreement with Climeworks is H&M Group’s first step of a long-term commitment to high-quality CDR.

Christoph Beuttler, Douglas Chan and Jan Huckfeldt have joined Climeworks' Executive Team


Climeworks appoints three new Executive Team members

Finding the right talents to inspire climate action and realize the potential of carbon dioxide removal (CDR) in the fight against global warming is a crucial component of Climeworks’ journey and the entire industry’s development.

Climworks at COP27


Climeworks is preparing for COP27 in Sharm el-Sheikh

COP27 will take place from 6-18 November in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt. Learn more about Climeworks' activities there!



Climeworks closes a chapter in early carbon removal tech

The company is pivoting from selling CO2 to make fizzy beverages to storing the greenhouse gas permanently underground.

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Climeworks direct air capture plant in Hinwil


Climeworks completes the commercial operations of its 1st gen technology in Hinwil, Switzerland, the world's first commercial DAC facility

Today, Climeworks completes the commercial operations of its direct air capture (DAC) facility in Hinwil, Switzerland, which allows us to double down on our direct air capture and storage (DAC+S) journey to gigaton capacity by 2050



3 big direct carbon capture deals to know

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Climeworks developed a certification methodology for CDR via DAC+S with Carbfix and DNV


DAC+S certification methodology validated by DNV - developed and implemented by Climeworks and Carbfix as partners for permanent carbon removal

Climeworks and Carbfix are proud to have developed and implemented the first full-chain certification methodology for CDR via DAC+S, in close consultation with DNV

Climeworks' co-founders and co-CEOs, Christoph Gebald and Jan Wurzbacher


U.S.: Climeworks is ready to contribute to the American DAC ecosystem

The time is right to further contribute our expertise in DAC to the U.S., an ecosystem with forward momentum in DAC, a skilled talent pool, and an experienced network of companies and civil society stakeholders.

PwC Switzerland has selected Climeworks' high-quality carbon removal service


Catalyzing Swiss innovation: PwC Switzerland signs 9-year carbon removal contract with Climeworks

PwC Switzerland has selected Climeworks' high-quality carbon removal service to help achieve their goal of reaching net zero GHG emissions by 2030.