• COP28 needs to deliver clarity on Article 6

    22 August 2023

    With 100 days to go until COP28, the conference needs to nail down the technicalities of Article 6, if the carbon markets are to be used to help meet national emissions reduction targets, writes Genevieve Redgrave

  • ICVCM finalises carbon credit certification assessment

    27 July 2023

    The Integrity Council for the Voluntary Carbon Market (ICVCM) has finalised its carbon credit benchmark, by launching criteria on how to assess which carbon credit categories are eligible for its "best-in-class" certification label.

  • Zimbabwe's attack on carbon offsets

    06 June 2023

    The cancelation of carbon offset contracts by the Zimbabwe government could have wider implications for the fragile voluntary carbon market, argue Brad Handler and Morgan Bazilian

  • Integrity Council's core carbon principles launched

    30 March 2023

    The Integrity Council for the Voluntary Carbon Market (ICVCM) has released its principles for high-quality carbon credits, which it hopes will help boost confidence in the market.

  • COP15: Can we finally get agreement on financing?

    15 December 2022

    Regulated voluntary carbon markets should be a key tool to protect and restore nature, argues Naomi Swickard

  • HSBC: Investors could plug the biodiversity financing gap

    26 October 2022

    Investments in nature-based solutions could increase by hundreds of billions of dollars by 2030 with the right support, HSBC and South Pole tell Thomas Cox

  • Climate adaptation: we must catch up decades in a few years

    01 March 2022

    The IPCC report has highlighted the urgent need for adaptation finance, says Urs Dieterich

  • South Pole: We are turning away business

    10 February 2022

    The offsetting firm is expanding rapidly to cater for the boom in demand, Renat Heuberger tells Thomas Cox

  • Temasek, Salesforce invest in South Pole

    09 February 2022

    Climate-themed project developer South Pole has sold minority stakes to Singapore state-backed investor Temasek and the investment arm of cloud company Salesforce.