A carbon credit is a financial token that represents one ton of CO2 or other GHG removed from the atmosphere through an emission reduction project – like the 292,690 hectare Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary – which can be used by a company, government or ...

The Phnom Penh Post

First Carbon Credits Sold in Mondulkiri
Khmer Times
The government, in partnership with the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), sold its first carbon credits to billion-dollar media giant Disney for an undisclosed amount from Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary in the country's northeastern province last week.
Disney buys up carbon credits in MondulkiriThe Phnom Penh Post

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The Walt Disney Company has purchased $2.6 million in carbon credits in the forests of Mondulkuri province – marking the largest carbon credit sale to date in Cambodia and breathing life into a carbon-trading program many had written off as all but dead.

Toronto Sun

Call it cap-and-fraud
Toronto Sun
Carbon credits do not represent a physical commodity but instead have been described as a legal fiction that is poorly understood by many sellers, buyers and traders. This lack of understanding makes carbon trading particularly vulnerable to fraud and ...
Dietrick: National carbon tax would boost environment, jobsVentura County Star
Cap-and-trade market could raise pressure on dairies, jet makers and refineriesSacramento Bee

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Sacramento Bee

Cap-and-trade market could raise pressure on dairies, jet makers and refineries
Sacramento Bee
The disparities are laid out in a California Air Resources Board plan to wean industries off the free carbon emission credits they've been receiving since the state launched its greenhouse gas market four years ago. Those credits help ease companies ...


Cambodia's Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary Sells First Carbon Credits
Newswise (press release)
Newswise — Phnom Penh, Cambodia (July 22, 2016) – The Royal Government of Cambodia, through a long-running partnership with Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), has sold to Disney the first carbon credits from a climate change mitigation project in ...
Disney in multi-million REDD+ VER deal with CambodiaCarbon Pulse (subscription)

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Cambodia's Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary Sells First Carbon Credits
Newswise (press release)
Newswise — Phnom Penh, Cambodia (July 22, 2016) – The Royal Government of Cambodia, through a long-running partnership with Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), has sold to Disney the first carbon credits from a climate change mitigation project in ...
Disney in multi-million REDD+ VER deal with CambodiaCarbon Pulse (subscription)

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They would spend Rs 150 crore on tree plantation, he said. The Chief Minister said Himachal was the first in the Asia to earn carbon credit and as a result, a sum of Rs 1.93 crore had been received from the Centre as the first instalment, which had been ...
They would spend Rs 150 crore on tree plantation, he said. The Chief Minister said Himachal was the first in the Asia to earn carbon credit and as a result, a sum of Rs 1.93 crore had been received from the Centre as the first instalment, which had been ...
The Chief Minister said that our State was first in Asia to earn Carbon Credit and as per the results a sum of Rs 1.93 crore had been received from GoI as the first installment which had been distributed to self-help groups associated with the plantation ...
The Chief Minister said that our State was first in Asia to earn Carbon Credit and as per the results a sum of Rs 1.93 crore had been received from GoI as the first installment which had been distributed to self-help groups associated with the plantation ...
India was well inside the developing countries group, with no binding emission targets. India became a destination for environmental investment for carbon credit by developed countries under the Clean Development Mechanism. Developed countries could ...

Yahoo7 News

EU defies Brexit with UK greenhouse gases targets
Yahoo7 News
Despite it being denounced as a loophole by environmentalists, they can also transfer cheap carbon credits from the Emissions Trading System, the world's largest, and use forests, which absorb carbon, to count towards their emissions reduction goal.
Analysis: How UK leaving the EU would increase climate targets for othersCarbon Brief
Factsheet on the Commission's proposal on binding greenhouse gas emission reductions for Member States (2021 ...EU News
Commission proposal sticks with outdated climate targetsEuropean Environmental Bureau (press release)
Reuters -EUobserver
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