Updated: VCS Program Version 3 Documents
VCS Announces Q4 2016 Program Update We have updated a number of VCS Version 3…
Open for Public Comment
Comments are invited from the public about whether the below projects meet the requirements of…
Coming Soon: Streamlined Climate, Community & Biodiversity Program Documents
CCB Program document updates will introduce templates for project reporting and streamline joint use of the CCB and VCS Programs. Updated documents will be open for public comment in November.
ICAO Approves Market-based Measure
The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Assembly has voted to tackle airline GHG emissions, making a formal commitment to addressing climate change and establishing a new market for carbon credits.
VCUs and the Olympics: Past, Present, and Future
Olympics officials are now contracting to offset many of the emissions that the games generate. For the last two Summer Olympics, offsetting included VCS Program projects and VCUs.
Launching Colombia’s Voluntary Carbon Market
Last Thursday, August 18th, in front of a standing-room only crowd of more than 500…
Corporations Voluntary Offsetting Emissions Pre-Paris
In an in-depth article for Ecosystem Marketplace, Steve Zwick explores how large companies have already…
June/July 2016 Newsletter
Link to full newsletter: June/July 2016 Online Newsletter Dear Colleague, It has been a very…
Celebrating the Climate, Community & Biodiversity Program’s 100th Validated Project
Celebrating the over 100 Climate, Community & Biodiversity Program projects working around the world to create benefits for people and planet.
Just Released: New Guidance for Nesting REDD+ Projects
Bringing the project and jurisdictional scales together will be critical post-Paris to ensure no double…