Call for Public Input: Hydropower sustainability assessments
VCS is considering revising its rules to require hydropower projects to perform a ‘hydro-specific’ sustainability assessment, and has issued a call for public input to receive feedback on our proposal for doing so.
VCS and SCC Launch Accreditation Sub-Program for GHG Businesses
New GHG sub-program helps industry compete and protects our environment
VCS and CCB Projects Open for Public Comment
Comments are invited from the public on the following projects…
Announcing the Development of the Sustainable Development Verified Impact Standard
SD VISta is intended to address the challenges of consistently and transparently assessing and communicating the economic, social and environmental impacts of projects…
CCB & VCS Program Updates
Today we are rolling out a number of updates to CCB and VCS Program documents.
April/May 2017 Newsletter
Dear Colleague, We saw it coming, and yet Trump’s decision to pull out of the…
Colombia Drives Innovation and Carbon Markets
Colombia has taken a significant step in addressing climate change and supporting carbon markets. In…
Upcoming CCB & VCS Program Updates: What to Know
Our CCB & VCS Programs will release an update later this June. Here’s what to expect.
Double Counting in ICAO’s CORSIA: Issues and Solutions
Carbon certification bodies participating in the CORISA might need to come up with their own double counting guidelines. Though this challenge poses a key risk within CORSIA framework, there are paths forward that can address that risk and even lead to potential opportunities.
February/March 2017 Newsletter
Dear Colleague, We emerge from winter (finally!) with VCS programs and initiatives in full swing.…