On August 30 Climeworks organized a carbon catch-up starring Katharine Hayhoe, Chief Scientist at The Nature Conservancy and Brian DiMarino, Head of Operational Sustainability at JPMorgan Chase & Co. We asked them to share insights and guidance to companies on how to select and build a diverse portfolio of climate and carbon solutions and why it is crucial to integrate technological carbon removal solutions alongside nature-based solutions.
Katharine Hayhoe emphasized that there is no “silver bullet’’ in the fight against climate change but a wide range of solutions that need to be implemented simultaneously:
All entities— companies, governments, and individuals—have a role in climate action.
Brian DiMarino focused specifically on JPMorgan Chase & Co’s experience with purchasing high-quality CDR and gave advice to companies who want to do the same. Here are the top pieces of advice that Brian shared for every company to start their carbon removal journey:
For more information, check out JPMorgan Chase & Co.' guide on their approach to strengthening the voluntary carbon market.