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An Approach to Engage Environmental Protection and Social Equality at the Same Time

By Pianpian Wang The Black Lives Matter movement has been the primary focus for several weeks and the current discussion has been extended to environmental injustice that many people of color are suffering due to racial inequality. The extended discussion is unavoidable. Resources, particularly natural resources, contribute to economic development. While people of color have […]

Navigating a Way Forward in a Society Splintered by Racial Discord

By Reed Shapiro, on behalf of the CCC Team These past few weeks of civic unrest in the United States in the wake of George Floyd’s murder have brought a critical moment in history to our doorstep. Peaceful protests and violent riots alike have reignited a sense of urgency in addressing the fact that non-white […]

Sustainability After COVID19

By Shannon Mora The key to keeping hope alive is to view arduous circumstances through a lens of positivity. COVID-19 has certainly caused a lot of pain, frustration, anxiety, and sadness. However, during this crisis we have also seen inspiring evidence of compassion, communities unifying to serve the vulnerable, families connecting more than ever, creativity […]

SA Expeditions Partners with Carbon Credit Capital to Offer Carbon Neutral Tours

New York, NY Carbon Credit Capital (“CCC”) is pleased to expand its partnerships with the welcome of SA Expeditions (SA)—which provides tailor-made, once in a lifetime adventures throughout the Americas – into the Carbon Neutral Checkout® program as a carbon-neutral travel booking service. SA Expeditions is run by a network of travel professionals from a […]

Four Strategies that Help Reduce the Shipping Industry’s Carbon Emissions

By Pianpian Wang Ships are responsible for roughly 3% of global CO2 and GHG emissions (CO2-eq), emitting approximately 1 billion tonnes of CO2 and GHGs per year, according to the data from 2007 to 2012. Yet the total emissions from international shipping could go up due to the growth of the world maritime trade. To […]

Carbon Labeling Provides Agency to Consumers in the Fight Against Climate Change

By Reed Shapiro Public disclosures associated with companies and/or their products’ carbon emissions have transformed. New consumer research from Carbon Trust shows product carbon footprint labeling and emissions reductions associated with products have now reached an Early Majority threshold in terms of adoption. This means between 16% and 50% of consumers consider product-related carbon impacts […]

Earth Day- A Time For Growth

By Shannon Mora On April 22nd, 1970, twenty-million Americans stood for one united cause. These impactful individuals brought a voice to a crisis that had, until then, been largely ignored. The state of our planet was beginning to take up space in the forefront of public consciousness as the realities of unregulated big business were […]

How to Keep Your Emission Reduction Momentum Going in the Context of Coronavirus Pandemic

By Pianpian Wang Without a doubt, a major buzzerword of 2020 is coronavirus (or COVID19). Since January, this word has captured everyone’s attention because of its clinical features and the deriving impacts on society and the economy. Countries are experiencing different levels of “lock-down”, many industries are undertaking multiple losses, and people cannot go out […]

How to Make In-Depth Scope 3 Emissions Analysis a Breeze

By Reed Shapiro Greenhouse Gas emissions increasingly play a part in customer, investor and employee considerations when interacting with companies. Tightening environmental and social justice policy, and demand for better products and cleaner performance are having material effects on how companies operate. How can the headache of capturing and adequately communicating performance in every nook […]

Wolf & Wren Achieves Carbon Neutrality for Business Operations

New York, NY–Carbon Credit Capital (“CCC”) has partnered with Wolf & Wren Press (“Wolf & Wren”), the Longmont, CO-based stationery producer, to make their letterpress printing operations carbon neutral. Founded by Lauren Stapleton and Liz Wolf, Wolf & Wren, like CCC is also a 1% for the Planet business member, who combines traditional art forms with a […]