Author: Gaelle Cauchois

Carbon Limits supports Rwanda and World Bank in Paris Agreement crediting pilot

On 15 November 2018, the Rwandan government formally launched the “Standardized Crediting Framework (SCF) Pilot”, an initiative support by the World Bank’s Carbon Initiative for Development (Ci-Dev) to develop innovative tools to support energy access in poor countries using international carbon markets under the Paris Agreement. This is the second SCF Pilot – first one … Continued

Successful workshop for partner-countries under the Oil for Development programme on climate change issues in the upstream sector!

Carbon Limits has provided support to the Norwegian Environment Agency in arranging a workshop on “Climate change issues related to the upstream petroleum sector” that was held in Oslo on November 6-9. 18 participants from 5 partner-countries under the Oil for Development programme (Tanzania, Kenya, Mozambique, Ghana and Lebanon) learned about the following topics: GHG … Continued

Carbon Limits presented at the Rogaland County Board the results of its study on the development of biogas in the region

On  October 23rd, Torleif Haugland presented to the Rogaland County Board (Rogaland Fylkesutvalg) the results from the project performed for the Rogaland County Municipality (Rogaland Fylkeskommune) and Biogass Konsortium AS on the development of a biogas market in the county.  The study had 3 objectives: Explain which markets and uses for biogas are relevant in Rogaland … Continued

Carbon Limits supports Argentina in securing $3 million grant from Partnership for Market Readiness (PMR)

Carbon Limits led a consulting team that supported Argentina’s Ministry of Environment & Sustainable Development in preparing a Market Readiness Proposal (MRP) to the PMR.  With partners Fundación Bariloche and South Pole, CL worked closely with local stakeholders and integrated international experience into a proposal to support four main areas in Argentina: carbon taxes, renewable … Continued

Carbon Limits presents pilot Paris Agreement crediting framework at workshop in Senegal

At a multi-stakeholder workshop in Dakar, Senegal in July, Carbon Limits presented the experience so far with the pathbreaking Standardized Crediting Framework (SCF), a pilot program to ensure that energy access programs developed under the CDM could continue to earn emission reductions under the Paris Agreement. The SCF pilot in Senegal combines many of the … Continued

Are LDAR programs effective? Join our webinar!

Carbon Limits is releasing today a report providing insights on methane emissions patterns from the midstream sector in Europe. This report sheds new light on a few critical issues related to the mitigation of methane emissions in the region: What is the distribution of emission rates across various industry sites and how does it vary … Continued

MRV “Training of Trainers” Workshop Successfully Held in Ukraine

Carbon Limits successfully completed a three-day training workshop in Kyiv focused on the implementation of monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV) of greenhouse gases.   The participants were engaged in numerous training courses, exercises and discussions with regards to the concepts, technical details and legal aspects of MRV in Ukraine.   The workshop was arranged as … Continued