September 22, 2023

Dawson County Journal

Dawson County, Nebraska

Australian Regulator Comes Clean With Carbon Credit Data Release

Previously secret data has been released by the Clean Energy Regulator after questions were raised about the integrity of methods used to generate carbon credits.
The Carbon Estimation Area (CEA) data was issued on June 2, as recommended by a recent review of Australia’s carbon credit scheme and after a law change allowed the release.
“This is an important step towards a more informed market and increased trust and confidence in the draw down of carbon at scale within Australia’s path to net zero,” regulator David Parker said.
Carbon credits are supported by an assurance framework which ensures they represented real abatement, Parker said….
Source: The Epoch Times