Global Carbon Transactions in the Voluntary Market

Our associate partners South Pole whom are providing the technical expertise to the projects in Zimbabwe are world leaders in carbon management. Incorporated in 2006 they have 10 offices worldwide with over 75 carbon professionals employed.

    • First ever trade worldwide of CER’s
    • First CER cancellation worldwide to offset emissions
    • Largest portfolio worldwide of Gold Standard Certified Emission Reductions (CER) projects
    • World leader in issued Gold Standard Voluntary Emission Reductions (GS VER’s)
    • Named “Best Project Developer” (Environmental Finance Voluntary Carbon Markets Survey 2011
    • First company worldwide who generated and brought to the market CER’s with the Gold Standard quality label
    • Registered first VCS forest carbon project using almost exclusively native species
    • One of the world leaders in Programmes of Activities (POA’s), the second generation type of carbon project
    • In- house development of cutting edge software solutions to manage carbon projects, consultancies and information exchange 

    • The below graph shows South Pole’s worldwide dominance in the market, with specific reference to issuing Gold Standard VER’s which will give the Project credit’s that are higher in value and easier to market.