With no carbon market rules emerging from COP25, will aviation and voluntary offsets take the lead?

January 14, 2020, by Derik Broekhoff

Coming out of the UN climate negotiations in Madrid, we are faced with a rather stark reality: nations are at an impasse when it comes to the rules for international …

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More on underestimated methane leakage. How can climate action address natural gas?

January 6, 2020, by Tani Colbert-Sangree

Natural gas is commonly referred to as a ‘transition fuel’ away from coal because at the point of combustion, natural gas (56.1 mtCO2/TJ) is less carbon intensive than coal (96.1 …

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Carbon offsets are all the rage again. But can they be used to raise global climate ambitions?

November 26, 2019, by Derik Broekhoff

The global landscape for voluntary carbon offsetting is about to get much more complicated. SEI’s Derik Broekhoff explains the importance of COP 25 to offsets — and how Paris Agreement …

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How do I select good carbon offsets?

November 19, 2019, by Tani Colbert-Sangree

Wouldn’t it be helpful if there was practice guidance? How to ensure the environmental integrity (read: climate impact) of an emission reduction project and what questions to ask to reveal …

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UNFCCC Enrolls Experts into Online IPCC Guidelines Training

October 17, 2019, by Molly White

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has enrolled over 700 experts into the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute’s online IPCC course-series training. This course series provides extensive training …

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Global Workshops on Data Management

October 17, 2019, by Olia Glade

In coordination with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)’s Consultative Group of Experts (CGE), the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute recently concluded the delivery of three regional workshops …

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Hands-on data management training in Africa

September 24, 2019, by Danielle Vaughan

GHGMI taught a workshop with UNFCCC’s Consultative Group of Experts (CGE) in Algiers, Algeria September 16- 18, 2019. This workshop convened GHG inventory experts from 49 African countries. This was …

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS CLIFF-GRADS SCHOLARSHIP

September 5, 2019, by Erika Barnett

The Greenhouse Gas Management Institute is proud to encourage further training and research that improves the measurement of agricultural greenhouse gas emissions or carbon storage in agricultural systems in developing …

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2018 Distinguished Alumni Award

July 26, 2019, by Erika Barnett

Each year, the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute (GHGMI) celebrates our alumni by awarding our Distinguished Alumni Award. This achievement honors an alumnus/a who has received a Certificate(s) of Proficiency from …

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Institutionalizing Data Management

July 26, 2019, by Olia Glade

The Greenhouse Gas Management Institute recently delivered a hands-on workshop on institutionalizing data management for producing national greenhouse gas inventories.  The workshop was convened by the Consultative Group of Experts …

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