Carbon Sequestration Advisory Committee (Nebraska)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Nebraska


Applies to States or Provinces Nebraska
Name Carbon Sequestration Advisory Committee (Nebraska)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Climate Policies
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Carbon Sequestration Advisory Committee
Primary Website http://nebraskalegislature.gov/laws/browse-chapters.php?chapter=2


Last Review 2014-09-15


Information Source http://dnr.ne.gov/databank/nrd/nrd2.html

http://agecon-cpanel.unl.edu/lynne/carbon/index.htm


Summary

Under this statute, the Director of Natural Resources will document and quantify carbon sequestration and greenhouse emissions reductions associated with agricultural practices, management systems, and land uses.

This information will be used by the Carbon Sequestration Advisory Committee to recommend policies or programs to aid Nebraska agricultural landowners in participating in systems of carbon trading, including potential policies or programs designed to optimize economic benefits to agricultural producers participating in carbon trading transactions, among other duties.


Policy Contact

Contact Name Dayle Williamson
Department Nebraska Carbon Sequestration Advisory Committee



Phone 402-442-3178


Email Dayle_Willaim@bennelson.senate.gov
Website http://agecon-cpanel.unl.edu/lynne/carbon/index.htm


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Neb. Rev. Stat. 2-53xx
Date Effective 2012
Date Enacted 2000

















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