Verra delays adopting tonne-year accounting for forestry credits

Published 22:00 on June 22, 2022  /  Last updated at 18:37 on June 23, 2022  /  Americas, Canada, International, Nature-based, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Verra has declined to adopt tonne-year accounting for its Verified Carbon Standard following three months of public consultations, but says it will continue to hear opinions and could change its mind in the future.

(Clarifies paragraph 18 to reflect VCM programme updates for grouped projects and projects with multiple instances)

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