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Carbon offsets
A Guide for Canadians
December 2019
This guide provides an overview of carbon offsets - what they are and how they work within domestic and international policy contexts. The guide provides a summary analysis of associated risks and uncertainties alongside with recommendations on the design of an effective carbon offset system. It notes the importance of requirements to ensure that credits generated through carbon offset systems are real, additional, transparent and permanent.
3 MB
10 Pages