Carbon credit trading schemes and carbon offsets as part of an investment product

The Financial Services Authority (FSA) are receiving an increasing number of reports from people who have been approached by firms promoting carbon credit trading schemes or offering carbon offsets as part of an investment product to individuals. ClimateCare recommends that any individual that has been approached by a business selling carbon offsets as a personal investment reads the advice on the … Continued

Sustainable Business magazine and edie.net join forces with ClimateCare to offset carbon emissions with the award winning Carbon for Water project

Leading online environmental publishers edie.net and Sustainable Business magazine have partnered with climate and development experts ClimateCare to offset the carbon emissions associated with travel to key events. Travel by those attending the 2012 Responsible Procurement and Supplier Engagement Conference, Corporate Water Risk 2012 Conference and the Sustainability Leaders Forum will be offset through the … Continued

ClimateCare supported project wins Carbon Finance Transaction of the Year

ClimateCare is delighted that the Carbon for Water project has today been recognised through the 2012 Environmental Finance awards, winning Carbon Finance Transaction of the Year. ClimateCare lead authored the methodology for this project, helped to structure the finance and is now providing recurrent financing through the sale of carbon credits. A world first, the … Continued

ClimateCare helps drive renewable energy provision in Turkey

Businesses that choose to offset their carbon emissions by purchasing Gold Standard Voluntary Emissions Reduction (VER) credits, such as the 289,000 issued today by the Aliağa Wind Farm project, are changing the make-up of Turkey’s energy provision. Through carbon finance, ClimateCare is helping make it commercially viable for developers to exploit Turkey’s strong wind supply … Continued

ClimateCare secures extremely rare carbon credits that are a perfect fit for Yacht Carbon Offset

Yacht Carbon Offset is delighted that experts at ClimateCare have helped them secure exclusive pre CDM Verified Emission Reduction (VER) credits from a renewable wind power project in the remote Galapagos Islands. One of the world’s most famous habitats and notoriously vulnerable, the Galapagos Island of San Cristobal has been impacted by fuel spills. This … Continued

Offsetting your carbon emissions is the right thing to do

“The unfashionable truth is that the only way to take direct responsibility for [your] emissions is to enable an equivalent amount to be absorbed, or avoid being emitted, elsewhere. In short, to offset.” writes Martin Wright, Green Futures. Read more at http://t.co/g6DOcpCx