Louise Charles

Louise Charles

Start-up entrepreneur

Switzerland

Biography

Louise Charles is Communications Manager at Swiss start-up Climeworks. The company, founded in 2009 by engineers Christoph Gebald and Jan Wurzbacher, captures carbon dioxide from the air before repurposing it, with the aim of capturing 1% of global CO2 emissions each year by 2025.

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Turning Pollution into stone

Reducing, or even zeroing greenhouse gas emissions won’t be enough to mitigate climate warming. We have to suck it back, too.

Louise Charles