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ALLCOT’s Voluntary Carbon Market Report – September 2017

Published 18:50 on September 18, 2017  /  Last updated at 11:37 on September 19, 2017  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Conversations, EMEA, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, REDD, South & Central, US, Views, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

After the summer break, activity is beginning to pick up again in the voluntary market, sources report.

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California’s tighter offset limits not seen likely to be repeated by WCI partners

Published 00:23 on September 16, 2017  /  Last updated at 11:37 on September 19, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Restrictions on post-2020 offset use in California’s cap-and-trade scheme are unlikely to be matched by WCI partners Quebec and Ontario, according to government sources and market participants.

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Voluntary carbon market data from CTX for Sep. 15, 2017

Published 17:56 on September 15, 2017  /  Last updated at 00:32 on September 16, 2017  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, International, Mexico, Middle East, Other APAC, REDD, South & Central, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

A table of Verified Emission Reduction (VER) prices and offered volumes, based on voluntary market data provided by CTX.

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Companies need 3-5 years to bed in climate risk disclosures, laws ultimately needed -FSB Task Force

Published 14:59 on September 14, 2017  /  Last updated at 14:59 on September 14, 2017  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, Climate Talks, EMEA, International, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Companies will need three-to-five years to refine how they disclose their climate risks in their mainstream financial reporting, but the voluntary practice will eventually need to be made mandatory, according to a key advisor to the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).

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Fires claim first offsets from California’s forest buffer account

Published 23:08 on September 13, 2017  /  Last updated at 02:24 on September 14, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

California this week retired more than 10% of the offsets in the state’s forest buffer account due to fires, while issuing some 654,400 new credits across five projects.

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First Ontario offset project announced as investment begins flowing ahead of protocol release

Published 18:31 on September 13, 2017  /  Last updated at 18:31 on September 13, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Bluesource Canada has signed an agreement to develop one of Ontario’s first offset projects, teaming up with a forest manager to advance the initiative ahead of the forthcoming release of the province’s initial protocols.

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Companies expand on internal carbon pricing, still fall short -study

Published 18:50 on September 12, 2017  /  Last updated at 22:37 on September 12, 2017  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, EMEA, International, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Large companies are expanding use of internal carbon pricing to reduce their carbon footprints, but these efforts still fall short of what experts suggest is needed.

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Voluntary carbon market data from CTX for Sep. 8, 2017

Published 18:16 on September 8, 2017  /  Last updated at 18:16 on September 8, 2017  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, International, Mexico, Middle East, Other APAC, REDD, South & Central, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

A table of Verified Emission Reduction (VER) prices and offered volumes, based on voluntary market data provided by CTX.

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Energy, investor trends to maintain US GHG cuts despite Paris withdrawal -Moody’s

Published 18:26 on September 7, 2017  /  Last updated at 19:22 on September 7, 2017  /  Americas, Climate Talks, International, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

The US will continue to see its GHG emissions decline in spite of President Trump’s decision to withdraw the country from the Paris Agreement, ratings agency Moody’s said, adding that growing investor and shareholder preferences for corporate sustainability will support the trend.

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CARBON FORWARD: The buyer’s dilemma – what makes a good carbon credit?

Published 11:24 on September 7, 2017  /  Last updated at 19:15 on September 7, 2017  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, REDD, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Governments, companies and investors take different approaches to weed out carbon credits they deem lacking in environmental integrity, making it tricky for airlines to anticipate buying options in what will become the world’s biggest offsetting scheme.

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