24 Nov 2022|Events
After more than two weeks of negotiations, COP27 ended with the adoption of a multitude of texts, including an agreement on the creation of a new “loss and damage” fund.
14 Nov 2022|Events
Abatable is at the end of its first in-person COP experience, and what a week! Presidential addresses, UNFCCC negotiations, 100 pavilions running events…
8 Nov 2022|Insights
Streaming is a financing method borrowed from the mining and minerals industry where a financier provides up-front cash in exchange for a future stream (share) of a certain commodity at a discounted price.
3 Nov 2022|Events
This COP is expected to be quite different from its predecessors. It has been framed by the Egyptian presidency around implementation, cooperation and the concept of a “just transition”.
2 Nov 2022|Company news
The “Net Zero: The Integrity Pathway” programme is showcasing best practices and innovative solutions in carbon reduction and offsetting.
27 Oct 2022
Carbon credits are an essential tool for businesses that are looking to transition to net zero operations and offset their carbon footprint.
20 Oct 2022|Insights
In this article, we look at biochar carbon offsets, applications of biochar, and the risks associated with such carbon-offsetting projects.
13 Oct 2022|Insights
Globally ruminants are estimated to produce methane and other greenhouse gases equivalent to 3.1 gigatonnes of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere annually.
30 Sept 2022|Insights
Geospatial technology is an emerging field of study concerned with the geographic mapping and analysis of the Earth and is increasingly used within the VCM to help establish and monitor carbon offset projects.
28 Sept 2022|Insights
SBTi’s position has evolved and now explicitly calls companies to take urgent action beyond their value chain, using both carbon avoidance and removal offsets.
26 Sept 2022|Company news
Abatable announces partnership with Geotree, a monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) technology company
15 Sept 2022|Insights
In this video series our team looks at some of the core concepts, principles, and challenges in carbon offsetting.
9 Sept 2022|Insights
In this article, we explore what are market-based carbon pricing initiatives and what are the main drivers explaining the wide variation in carbon prices in the voluntary offsetting market.
18 Aug 2022|Insights
Soil carbon is solid carbon stored in soils, existing in organic and inorganic forms. Read more on its practices, risks, and methodologies in our article!
7 Jul 2022|Insights
Carbon avoidance is the process of preventing emissions from entering the atmosphere. In many cases this is cheaper and easier than carbon removal.
23 Jun 2022|Events
Six months after COP26 in Glasgow, delegates representing more than 100 Parties to the Paris Agreement met in Bonn, to prepare for COP 27 in Egypt.
16 Jun 2022|Insights
As the world progresses towards net-zero, some businesses have a harder time reducing their emissions. In this article, we discuss why that is the case and how they can adapt.
9 Jun 2022|Reports
On the 8th of June 2022, the Voluntary Carbon Market Integrity Initiative (VCMI) launched the first iteration of its Claims Code of Practice. The code aims to provide much needed guidance on how businesses can use carbon offsets, how to talk about them and what claims they can make when using them.
27 May 2022|Insights
In this article we will review initiatives which are underway with the goal to bring standardisation and definitional agreements within the VCM. We look at the current issues with quality and how new initiatives may offer solutions.
13 May 2022|Company news
We are thrilled to announce the formation of our Technical Advisory Board. We have assembled a group of leading carbon scientists and policy experts in the field of forestry and carbon removal solutions.
29 Apr 2022|Insights
Companies have started to recognize the urgency of climate action as demonstrated by a rapid acceleration of corporate’s net zero plans. However, in the absence of specific guidance on how to achieve these net zero targets, corporate approaches to climate action and environmental claims have varied widely to-date.
30 Mar 2022|Insights
Previously, we have looked at the pathway for an organisation's transition to net-zero and beyond. Inevitably, most organisations will need to invest in carbon offsets to reach net-zero as their operations begin to fundamentally decarbonise, and an organisation may continue to invest in further offsetting projects to reach a climate positive goal.
24 Mar 2022|Reports
The State of UK’s Voluntary Carbon market report is a snapshot of the UK voluntary market today. It investigates the potential significance of this market, how it is structured and explores the current state of supply.
23 Mar 2022|Company news
On March 15th, we hosted a fireside chat discussing the current state of the carbon market, its price volatility and scarcity in supply and how long-term offtake agreements can help market participants navigate this dynamic environment.
17 Mar 2022|Reports
Carbon markets are booming, predominantly driven by expectations that carbon offsetting demand from corporate buyers is set to increase as a result of corporate net zero commitments.
9 Mar 2022|Insights
Whether you manage an international business, a complex financial portfolio, or simply your personal affairs as a citizen, decarbonising your activities requires understanding a number of important terminologies.
8 Mar 2022|Events
Join us on the 15th of March to discuss how long-term offtake agreements can help carbon market participants navigate the supply shortage and rising prices of carbon credits.
14 Feb 2022|Company news
Abatable announces strategic partnership with carbon streaming investment company Carbon Neutral Royalty to provide market intelligence, access to carbon offsetting projects, and act as distribution partner
11 Feb 2022|Events
On January 25th, we hosted fireside chat in conversation with AlbaCore Capital Group, discussing the main challenges and opportunities of executing a carbon offsetting strategy as an asset management company.
3 Feb 2022|Insights
In the lead up to the COP26 last year, the UK Government released a flurry of climate-related announcements connected to policy and upcoming financial industry regulation.
27 Jan 2022|Insights
Investment managers around the world are increasingly waking up to climate change. From the decarbonization toolkit, investment managers are eyeing a new concept – “carbon neutral” funds. But what does a carbon neutral fund look like, and what does this mean for investors?
13 Jan 2022|Events
Join our fireside chat on the 25th of January to discuss the role of asset managers in achieving net zero targets.
22 Dec 2021|Reports
The State of the Carbon Developer Ecosystem Report for 2021 analyses the carbon offset developer ecosystem and lays out key observations and trends. Read on to find out...
16 Nov 2021|Events
What is it, what happened at COP, what has been agreed and what does it mean for the carbon market and your business? Read on to find out...
10 Nov 2021|Company news
Were excited to announce that we have raised $3 million from Global Founders Capital, Blue Bear Capital, Keiki Capital, AlumniVentures and a number of incredible angel investors to supercharge the next phase of growth for Abatable...
9 Nov 2021|Events
Hello! Welcome to Week 2 of COP26 where negotiations are getting serious and all is to play for before the close of the conference on Friday. With so much still to discuss around Article 6 after stalling of talks on Saturday, will ministers...
1 Nov 2021|Events
The COP 26 UN Climate Change Conference, hosted in Glasgow starts today. The conference will see nearly 200 countries discussing urgent actions needed to cut CO2 emissions in alignment with Paris Agreement...
15 Oct 2021|Company news
The IPCC’s latest report (AR6) says that we have a carbon budget of 400 giga tonnes of CO2 (GtCO2) for a likely chance (67% chance) to stay within the +1.5 C degree celsius threshold (since pre-industrial levels). This is the carbon budget we...