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UN aviation body ditches older carbon credits from offsetting scheme

Article by GreenBiz  The global aviation industry has taken a key step forward in agreeing rules for carbon offset credits in its global greenhouse gas reduction scheme, as the sector reels from the economic fallout of the escalating coronavirus…
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Coronavirus Could Slow Efforts to Cut Airlines’ Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Article by The New York Times  The Coronavirus pandemic is pushing the global aviation idustry into financial crisis, complicating ongoing efforts to tame airlines' greenhouse gas emissions, which had been rapidly growing in recent years.…
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Carbon offsetting explained

What is carbon offsetting?  With increased consciousness around the climate change crisis, many businesses and individuals are doing their best to decrease their harmful environmental impact. While it is near impossible for anyone to reduce…

Harvesting electricity from trash helps Investec reach 'carbon neutrality'

International specialist banking and asset management group, Investec, has reached carbon neutral status with the assistance of Climate Neutral Group. We look forward to the positive socio-environmental impacts to come. Investment giant…
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Unlocking Carbon for safe drinking water - Zaida Bomba Maji project

By Jana Hofmann, Carbon Advisor Here at Climate Neutral Group, we are very proud to have played a part in the launch of a new water carbon credit project that will provide piped water to low income households across Africa. This…
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Climate Neutral Group’s Expectations from the Climate Summit in Madrid

The two-week climate summit in Madrid, December 2nd -13th  (COP25) will determine whether international Carbon Trade will be properly regulated and thereby contribute to the ambitions of Paris. Hence, next year countries are expected to…
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Gazetting of the Carbon Offset Regulations

The National Treasury also published for public comment two further sets of regulations, namely the Draft Regulations for the Trade Exposure Allowance and Draft Regulations for the GHG Intensity Benchmarks. Written comments on these two…
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Secure carbon offsets NOW and pay less carbon tax in June 2020

It has already been 4 months since the South African Carbon Tax was implemented on the 1st of June 2019. This has seriously caused businesses to start exploring options to reduce the subsequent tax liability. During the first phase (June…
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Climate Neutral Group joins #GlobalClimateStrike

On Friday, 20 September, Climate Neutral Group employees were proud to unite behind the science and stand by the youth, joining the global climate strike that took place in Cape Town. The global climate strike saw more than 4million people…