WEBSITE: The 2013 Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) season is now officially upon us – the new questionnaire has already been issued and responses are requested by 30 May.
The Carbon Protocol of South Africa is hosting a platform for Programmes of Activities under the Kyoto Protocol.
The South African business sector is increasingly anticipating and responding to climate change issues, according to the recently released Carbon Disclosure Project: South Africa 2012.
I-Cat is a leading environmental management company supplying its clients with exceptional services and environmental-related products. They offer specialised services in carbon management and strategy development, carbon footprint quantification and certification, product lifecycle assessments and branding, environmental management, wastewater effluent management and solutions, and dust suppression solutions.
ACAD is Africa’s first project development support facility dedicated to increasing carbon project deal-flow. Its approach to market and capacity development is innovative because it is practical, investment-project specific, flexible and demand-driven.
EcoMetrix Africa is a leading company in the business of carbon management and financing with an unmatched track record in sourcing, developing and trading South African emission-reduction credits under the Clean Development Mechanism of the UNFCCC. They have a positive view on the African post-Kyoto market potential and are dedicated to make a contribution in the fight against climate change on the African continent.
A new CDM-approved methodology will open the doors for rural households in developing countries to benefit from CDM projects. Projects registered under the CDM can earn saleable credits when they reduce greenhouse gas emissions and contribute to sustainable development.
Lafarge Gypsum recently concluded its national drive to plant trees all over the country as part of its Conference of the Parties (COP) 17 campaign. Close to a hundred trees were planted in Cape Town, Gauteng and Durban.