US refrigerant carbon offset pilot project sells nearly 20,000 credits at “significant premium”

Published 22:50 on December 8, 2022  /  Last updated at 22:52 on December 8, 2022  /  Americas, US, Voluntary  /  No Comments

Five mid-size California grocery stores participated in a pilot project run by an industry group and an offset developer to ease the financial burden of transitioning to environmentally friendly refrigeration by selling thousands of carbon offsets, a press release announced Thursday.

The developer of a pilot project that eases the financial burden of transitioning grocery stores to environmentally friendly refrigeration has sold carbon offsets from the initiative at a “significant premium” to the current price of similar VERs, the company announced Thursday.

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