VAI Analysis Reveals Carbon Price Drivers

It’s been a rollercoaster ride for carbon markets over the past 12 months, with policy changes and ongoing scrutiny seeing some of the most historically stable carbon credits facing price pressure.    The latest analysis from carbon credit pricing platform, VAI, shows that despite some  negative market sentiment certain methodologies and geographies continue to trade […]

Calculating Carbon Footprints

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8 steps that businesses can use to calculate their carbon footprint Calculating a business’s carbon footprint involves assessing and quantifying the greenhouse gas emissions associated with its activities. The specific methodology can vary depending on the industry and the level of detail desired, but here are the general steps typically involved in calculating a business’s […]

Avoidance and removal classification

Avoidance and removal classification

What’s the difference between removal and avoidance classification? In the context of carbon projects, the terms “removal” and “avoidance” refer to different approaches for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.    Here’s an explanation of removal and avoidance classification:   Removal Carbon Project A removal carbon project focuses on removing or sequestering carbon dioxide (CO2) from […]

Carbon pricing: why it’s important for tackling climate change

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5 reasons why carbon pricing is important for tackling climate change Carbon pricing is important because it is an effective market-based tool to address the issue of climate change.    It puts a price on carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gas emissions, encouraging businesses, industries, and individuals to reduce their emissions and transition to […]

Guide to the Viridios AI carbon project taxonomy

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What are the different types of carbon credits in the Voluntary Carbon Market? As the voluntary carbon market has grown, each standard developed their own methodologies for categorizing carbon offset projects and verifying the outcomes. And, while there is some overlap, the five major standards for voluntary carbon markets list a combined total of 96 […]