The Voluntary Carbon Market Landscape in the US

The predominant focus in the United States revolves around energy transition and energy efficiency rather than the specific objective of achieving a 1.5-degree Celsius target.   Instead of a nationwide Emission Trading (ETS) program, the U.S. features several regional initiatives such as low carbon fuel, low carbon power generation, and cap-and-trade programs.   The California […]

The Role of VCM in Advancing SDGs

The role of VCM in advancing SDGs

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were launched in 2015 as goals for 2030.   Some progress is undeniable but half of the SDG targets are moderately and severely off track and 30% of the targets show no progress or even regression from 2015.   The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres concluded the SDG Summit on 19 […]