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Science Based Targets initiative risks losing credibility over carbon offsets stance - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Environmental, Social and Governance

Science Based Targets initiative risks losing credibility over carbon offsets stance

SBTi will publish this month its assessment of the effectiveness of carbon offsets in corporate climate targets.

Environmental, Social and Governance

World’s largest forestry offsets project has licence revoked by Indonesia

The Ministry of Environment and Forestry’s action covers more than 36,000 hectares in Central Kalimantan, on the island of Borneo.
South Pole raises undisclosed amount from ‘largest shareholders’ including Temasek’s GenZero - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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South Pole raises undisclosed amount from ‘largest shareholders’ including Temasek’s GenZero

South Pole announced in February 2022 that Temasek subsidiary GenZero had taken a minority stake.
Want the market to treat carbon like money? Be ready for the same scrutiny - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Environmental, Social and Governance

Want the market to treat carbon like money? Be ready for the same scrutiny

“Think how regulated the financial market is [and] think how unregulated the non-financial, in this case, the carbon market is.”
South Pole, GenZero launch Asia Centre of Carbon Excellence in Singapore with EDB support - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Environmental, Social and Governance

South Pole, GenZero launch Asia Centre of Carbon Excellence in Singapore with EDB support

The centre will focus on novel projects in the region, including the early decommissioning of coal-fired power plants.
‘We love debating over things; we love clickbait titles’: Gold Standard CEO defends carbon markets at GenZero summit - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Environmental, Social and Governance

‘We love debating over things; we love clickbait titles’: Gold Standard CEO defends carbon markets at GenZero summit

“We can sit and talk about additionality forever. But is that going to fix the problem? The entire ecosystem has to change.”

Environmental, Social and Governance

High-quality carbon credits can help attract private capital to fund clean energy tech: GenZero, IEA report

By the early 2030s, US$4.5 trillion will be needed annually to deploy clean energy tech, up from US$1.8 trillion in 2023.
Classify voluntary carbon credits as intangible property, say Temasek’s GenZero, Allen & Gledhill - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Environmental, Social and Governance

Classify voluntary carbon credits as intangible property, say Temasek’s GenZero, Allen & Gledhill

The paper, released March 26, examines the importance of clarifying the legal characterisation of voluntary carbon credits.
Carbon market players attempt to recoup trust after global scandal - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Environmental, Social and Governance

Carbon market players attempt to recoup trust after global scandal

Voluntary carbon markets for carbon offsets have not lived up to their promises. What is being done to rebuild trust?
World Bank and Singapore-backed CAD Trust integrates Bhutan as its first national registry - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Environmental, Social and Governance

World Bank and Singapore-backed CAD Trust integrates Bhutan as its first national registry

The world’s first “carbon-neutral country” stands as a significant “carbon bank”, says CAD Trust.
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