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Thank You Redwood Partners!

The relationships that we form with businesses from around the country, and the world, make much of our work possible. Thanks to these innovative partnerships, we have been able to complete important community-based sustainable development projects around the globe. 32 more words

Corporate Partnerships

What is carbon onsetting?

You’ll be familiar with carbon offsetting – that’s the strategy of calculating the CO2 from an activity and then neutralising it by funding a project that reduces greenhouse emissions. 395 more words

Climate Change

Like we own the place

Back for a few weeks in paradise. The geckos have taken over the cabins. They silently accommodate to our presence, (well maybe just the occasional chunnering in the night), and it makes me stop and think about how we swan in like we own the place. 92 more words

Eco Politics

Making Sense of Carbon Offsets

If you want to reduce your impacts on climate change (which is of course why you’re here), you’ve got two options: 1) reduce your carbon footprint… 585 more words

Climate Change

The question is, what would people pay to control warming

They have a low threshold for absorbing the costs that are measured in billions for compliance. 71 more words

Climate Change

Forest man: what you can do, an inspiration to us all....

Have a look at this inspirational and award-winning short film. It’s amazing what one humble man can do….. 11 more words

Eco Politics

The California REDD+ Experience: The Ongoing Political History of California’s Initiative to Include Jurisdictional REDD+ Offsets within Its Cap-and-Trade System

Center for Global Development / by Jesse Lueders, Cara Horowitz, Ann Carlson, Sean B. Hecht and Edward A. Parson
http://www.cgdev.org/publication/california-redd-experience-ongoing-political-history-californias-initiative-include

For the last several years, California has considered the idea of recognizing, within its greenhouse gas cap-and-trade program, offsets generated by foreign states and provinces through reduced tropical forest destruction and degradation and related conservation and sustainability efforts, known as REDD+. 181 more words

Energy And Climate