Projects

Technical Support to the World Bank’s Greenhouse Gas Accounting

Technical Support to the World Bank’s Greenhouse Gas Accounting
Climate Focus is acting as a third-party assessor for the mandatory accounting of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) for all of the World Bank's investment project financing.

Supporting strategic carbon pricing communication in Latin America

 Supporting strategic carbon pricing communication in Latin America
Climate Focus is supporting the strategic communication of Latin America’s first two emissions trading systems (ETS), in Mexico and Colombia.

easyJet carbon-neutral initiative

easyJet carbon-neutral initiative
In 2019, easyJet, with Climate Focus as its technical advisor, became the first ‘carbon-neutral’ airline, compensating all its flights-related emissions with carbon credits (8-10MtCO2e per year).

Climate Focus and partners developing suite of educational materials on carbon taxes

Climate Focus and partners developing suite of educational materials on carbon taxes
Climate Focus is working with the United Nations Institute for Training and Development (UNITAR) and Gnarly Tree Sustainability Institute to develop a suite of educational materials on carbon taxes.

The Guide to Communicating Carbon Pricing

The Guide to Communicating Carbon Pricing
This guide, due to be published later this year, aims to support policymakers in communicating their carbon pricing policies to those audiences whose support is needed for the policy's success.

Climate Focus to support the West African Alliance on Carbon Markets and Climate Finance

Climate Focus to support the West African Alliance on Carbon Markets and Climate Finance
With the adoption of the Paris Agreement in 2015, the context in which market mechanisms can be used has changed, leading to new challenges.

Supporting the design of an emissions levy for Costa Rica

Supporting the design of an emissions levy for Costa Rica
Climate Focus and its partners are supporting the Ministry of Environment of Energy of Costa Rica (MINAE) in the design of an emissions levy for mobile and stationary sources.

Design options for integrated carbon pricing systems in Chile

Design options for integrated carbon pricing systems in Chile
Climate Focus and its partners, OfReC Regulation and Compliance and EBP, are advising the Chilean Ministry of Energy on design options for an integrated set of carbon pricing mechanisms.

PMR Carbon Tax Guide: A Handbook for Policy Makers

PMR Carbon Tax Guide: A Handbook for Policy Makers
In this handbook, Climate Focus and partners provide a practical tool to help policy makers determine whether a carbon tax is the right instrument to achieve their climate change policy goals.

Climate Focus and Koru Climate to lead CDM transition initiative

Climate Focus and Koru Climate to lead CDM transition initiative
An initiative led by Climate Focus and Koru Climate analyses options for taking elements of the CDM forward and provide a platform for interested parties to discuss and refine them.

International Cooperation under the Paris Agreement

International Cooperation under the Paris Agreement
Climate Focus and NIRAS, a leading Danish consultancy, have been providing independent expert advice to the Swedish Government on international cooperation in climate change mitigation initiatives.

Lowering Cities Carbon Emissions - New Climate Finance Options

Lowering Cities Carbon Emissions - New Climate Finance Options
The World Bank mandated Climate Focus with its consortium partners to explore ways in which to mobilize climate finance to support mitigation actions in cities.

Climate finance strategy development for WakaWaka, a solar lighting company

Climate finance strategy development for WakaWaka, a solar lighting company
Climate Focus is assisting WakaWaka ('Shine Bright' in Swahili), a manufacturer of high-tech, low-cost solar-powered lamps and chargers, in defining its carbon asset development strategy.

Gold Standard registration and verification of the Indonesia Domestic Biogas PoA

Gold Standard registration and verification of the Indonesia Domestic Biogas PoA
This programme aims to disseminate domestic biodigesters as a local, sustainable energy source through the development of a commercial, market-oriented sector in selected Indonesian provinces.

Implementing a carbon finance programme under EBRD’s green credit line in Turkey

Implementing a carbon finance programme under EBRD’s green credit line in Turkey
Climate Focus is supporting the EBRD with the implementation of a carbon finance programme under the Mid-size Sustainable Energy Financing Facility (MidSEFF) in Turkey.