A05 Carbon Footprints in the Sand: Navigating the World of Carbon Accounting and Offsets
Carbon accounting and offsets play a crucial role in the transition to a net zero future but can be a complex and confusing landscape to navigate. In this hour-long session, attendees will hear from experts on the latest research and best practices for carbon accounting and offsetting. The session will begin with a presentation on the current state of carbon accounting, including emerging standards, methodologies, and tools. This will be followed by a panel discussion on the implications of carbon accounting and offsetting for businesses, exploring the risks and opportunities of different approaches. The session will conclude with a case study presentation from a company who has successfully navigated the world of carbon accounting and offsetting, sharing insights on their approach, outcomes, and lessons learned.