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Businesses want greater acceptance of VCM in net zero plans

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Of those corporate leaders who have never engaged with the VCM, 53% cited the ‘lack of recognition of credits among climate goal standards-setters’ as a reason for not participating (Photo: Ckstockphoto/Envato)

A reluctance by standard-setting bodies to include carbon credits in net zero plans is preventing companies from participating, or engaging more, in the voluntary carbon market, concludes a survey of business leaders

Net zero standard-setting bodies such as the Science Based Targets initiative should recognise carbon credits as ...

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