In search of carbon removal offsets

What our (extremely arduous) journey to find carbon removal offsets tells us about the state of voluntary carbon markets today, and some ideas about how we can fix them.

First, the “why”

A tale of two offsets

Figure 1: Greenhouse gas offset transition (Gillenwater et al. 2007)

Effort to find projects was way too high

Offsets, offsets everywhere but which ones should we buy?

Where we ended up

What’s next?

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