Beijing lays out rules for voluntary carbon offsetting

Published 10:24 on July 13, 2021  /  Last updated at 10:24 on July 13, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

The municipal government of Beijing released instructions for corporates, institutions and event organisers to qualify for carbon naturality, including listing rules of eligible offset projects, which set up examples for other Chinese cities to follow.

The Beijing municipal government has released rules for which offset types corporations, institutions, and event organisers can use to claim carbon neutrality, with plans to allow the use of Gold Standard and VCS units for some activities.

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