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The rules governing the voluntary carbon market remain inconsistent, and their enforcement is often lax. The authors make the case for a U.S. federal regulatory commission, akin to the SEC.
March 31, 2021 by Rory Jacobson
The question of whether carbon offsets actually help in the transition to a net zero economy is a thorny one for many companies. But many researchers insist that offsets don’t actually reduce carbon emissions and could make it harder to achieve a fully decarbonized economy.
March 15, 2021 by Kate Dooley
You can pay anything from a little to a lot in the quest to combat the climate crisis.
November 30, 2020 by Jesse Klein
If not carefully designed or part of a broader carbon management plan, carbon offset projects can have the potential to negatively impact local communities and economies, and biodiversity and other natural resources.
June 16, 2020 by Julie Nash
Plus, how the COVID-19 pandemic could influence the quest for net-positive buildings.
June 5, 2020 by Heather Clancy
Focus less on what it’s called and more on what it describes.
May 29, 2020 by Heather Clancy
Our understanding of how carbon is stored in soil is far from complete.
May 29, 2020 by Jim Giles
Sponsored: Danone, General Mills, Barry Callebaut and Braskem accelerate climate action through nature-based solutions.
May 6, 2020 by Michèle Zollinger
The corporate world has fallen for trees. But to be effective, the cost of offsetting CO2 emissions with the sequestration power of forests will have to go up. Are companies willing to pay?
February 10, 2020 by CJ Clouse
Planting and protecting forests in remote areas of the world may be challenging. But another trend may help matters.
February 10, 2020 by Jim Giles
Plus, many of those food waste stats you've heard don't include what's discarded at the farm. Tune in to hear about both the problem, and potential solutions.
August 23, 2019 by Heather Clancy