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Avoiding fraud among carbon credit companies

Avoiding fraud among carbon credit companies
Published on: 07 May 2013
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Avoiding fraud among carbon credit companies
  • Original news
  • What are carbon credits and VERs?
  • What standards do these projects follow?
  • What lead to the decision to wind these companies up?
  • What impact are these decisions likely to have on the viability of carbon offsetting schemes?
  • Is more regulation in this area needed?
  • What should those offering or participating in carbon offsetting schemes take into account?
  • What should lawyers advise their clients?

Article summary

Environment analysis: How can those dealing with carbon credit companies ensure they aren’t dealing with fraudsters? Chris Staples, partner at Linklaters, says it is important to make sure purchases are made in accordance to a robust standard. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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