• People: Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, PRI

    27 April 2017

    Former executive secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Christiana Figueres has been appointed to the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves' Leadership Council.

  • Gold Standard announces first deals under version 3.0

    14 April 2016

    The Gold Standard certification organisation has announced the first two transactions under the third iteration of its carbon credit standards, even though the revised standards have yet to be finalised.

  • Loan fund created to spur carbon finance for clean cookstoves

    08 April 2014

    A not-for-profit loan fund has been set up to help clean cookstove projects negotiate the carbon crediting process.

  • Boom in cookstove carbon credits as investors eye health and social benefits

    03 October 2013

    The number of carbon credits sold from clean cookstove projects more than quadrupled in 2012, according to a report, in a further sign that 'charismatic' carbon credits are gaining popularity with investors.