Carbon Dioxide Removal and Certification – What is it and why is it needed?

A factsheet by Clean Air Task Force, Bellona and Carbon Gap, 2 p.

„To ensure environmental and consumer protection, stakeholders need to measure, validate, and certify carbon removals. Presently, there is a lack of common rules and standards on accounting, and monitoring, reporting and verification (MRV), and the definition of carbon removals. Creating an effective certification framework can ensure that only high-quality and reliable CDR is credited. This is a first step toward helping the EU and other jurisdictions recognise and reward CDR without hampering decarbonisation, thereby aiding in the scale-up of carbon removals. Read our factsheet to learn more.“