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Carbon Offsets: Buying and Selling Voluntary Emission Reductions

There are many ways to make and sell a carbon credit. One of the ways to take advantage of the emerging carbon economy is to make carbon offsets. Offsets are voluntary reductions that adhere to an established accounting protocol. They are often the only kind of credit available to project managers who make emission reduction projects in places where the government has not established any carbon management policy or rules. Who Buys Carbon Offsets Buyers of carbon offsets include companies and organisations that are not required to meet greenhouse gas emissions targets, but want to be seen to do the …

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