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20 Oct 2022|Insights

What is Biochar?

In this article, we look at biochar carbon offsets, applications of biochar, and the risks associated with such carbon-offsetting projects.
30 Sept 2022|Insights

Geospatial technology in the context of the VCM

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.
9 Sept 2022|Insights

Carbon credits prices in the voluntary carbon market

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

What is Soil Carbon?

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!
27 May 2022|Insights

Quality Approaches in the Voluntary Carbon Markets (VCM)

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.
29 Apr 2022|Insights

Exploring the Corporate Approaches to Offsetting and Climate Contributions

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

What is the difference between carbon removal and avoidance projects?

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.
27 Jan 2022|Insights

Carbon Neutral Funds Are Heating Up

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?