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Aera & Carbon Growth Partners sign €10 M contract in Australia.

02/12/2021

Paris / Melbourne, 12/02/2021.

Aera is pleased to announce the signing, this morning, of a €10 million carbon credit (VCUs) forward agreement with Carbon Growth Partners, an Australia-based investment manager specialized in international carbon markets.

The contract includes the... Read more >

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Aera signs its first ever contract in Mongolia

16/11/2021

The deal covers the purchase of 150,000 carbon credits generated by an improved heating households program. Heaters are distributed with the support of microfinance.

The project involves the installation and maintenance of clean energy products including efficient stoves and home... Read more >

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Starsight Energy Becomes First Nigerian Energy Firm to be Carbon Credit Certified

09/11/2021

Lagos 09th November 2021: Starsight Energy, the leading African Commercial and Industrial (“C&I”) solar power provider, is proud to announce that it has received carbon-credit certification. Starsight will become the only Nigerian renewable energy company to produce carbon credits from the... Read more >

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Aera breaks its selling price record

03/11/2021

It's a great new we are sharing with you during this first week of the COP 26. We just closed a new transaction with a price of €8,50 / tonne for a pioneer project in Eastern Africa. This is a record selling price for Aera. The previous record was hit last month (October 2021) at €7,10. The... Read more >

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Aera signs a 2.1 M€ contract with a leading agroindustrial group

15/10/2021

Aera signs a 2.1 M€ contract with a leading agroindustrial group in Morocco to provide CO2 offsets for the next 3 years.

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The First Carbon Neutral Hotel Stays are Launched in Mauritius at Heritage Resorts and Veranda Resorts

29/09/2021

Veranda Leisure and Hospitality (VLH), operators of Heritage Resorts and Veranda Resorts, are offering the first carbon neutral hotel stays in Mauritius from October 2021. The initiative is a first for the hotel sector on the island and is part of a wider sustainable commitment and programme of... Read more >

ARISE IIP’s GSEZ in Gabon becomes Africa's first carbon-neutral certified industrial zone

27/09/2021

ARISE IIP is a pan-African developer and operator of industrial parks committed to making Africa thrive, developing the industrial sector and creating jobs. It is deeply committed to the industrial development of the continent without any compromise on the global fight against climate change. In... Read more >

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Aera signs a record contract (9 M€) with Zürich based carbon aggregator MyClimate

10/09/2021

Aera is pleased to announce the signature of a forward carbon sale with a record transaction amount of 9 M EUR. The deal was signed in Zürich earlier this morning. Transaction features the delivery of carbon credits over the next 5 years to be generated by an efficient cooking stoves program in... Read more >

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Aera reaches 10M€ turnover for the first time

31/08/2021

The group increases its 2021 financial forecasts and now anticipates 12-15 M€ turnover. Strong S1 commercial activities, record level of transactions during summer and market price increase are the main growth drivers

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Aera announces 2021 1st semester results

12/07/2021

Aera overperforms forecasts and reaches € 5,941,000 turnover for the period 01/01/2021 to 30/06/2021. We are now anticipating to pass 10 M€ turnover during its 6th financial year (2021).

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Aera announces a new issuance for Man&Man Ghana

30/06/2021

Aera is pleased to announce the 7th successful carbon credits issuance in a row for Man&Man efficient cooking stoves program in Ghana.
The program is helping households to reduce wood fuel consumption used to cook meals, and reduce deforestation and associated CO2 emissions.

Man... Read more >

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Aera in the Press : Fabrice le Saché interview with TeleSud (French)

24/06/2021

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Aera registers a new project in Senegal

01/06/2021

Aera registers a new solar PV project in Senegal under the UN CDM carbon credits scheme UNFCCC (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change) . The project is also seeking the Gold Standard label. Aera holds the record number of carbon certification in Africa.

More info about the... Read more >

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Aera in the Press : Décideurs (French)

06/05/2021

Chaque année depuis cinq ans, Aera, leader du trading de certificats environnementaux en Afrique, double son chiffre d’affaires. En mars dernier, l’entreprise ouvrait son capital. Alors que cette opération lui permet d’accroître son stock d’actifs environnementaux, les prix de ces derniers... Read more >

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Aera Group appoints PWC as statutory auditor.

30/04/2021

Aera Group appoints PWC as statutory auditor.

"This choice reinforces our governance and increases the transparency for our counterparts at a time of strong growth for Aera" - Fabrice Le Saché (Chairman)

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Aera in the Press : Jeune Afrique (French)

16/04/2021

Le négociant de certificats environnementaux a acquis de nouveaux crédits dans l’est du pays pour un montant total de 7,7 millions $.

Lire l'article complet : bit.ly/3x1KB6X

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Aera buys forward $7.7M CO2 certificates

31/03/2021

Aera signs its largest forward purchase of CO2 certificates for a total value of USD 7,7 million. The contract covers all emissions reduction generated from energy efficient cookstoves program in Tanganyika Lake region (DRC). The deal provides $2M prepayment to help kick off activities.

... Read more >

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Aera buys forward $4.3M CO2 certificates

05/03/2021

Aera buys forward $4.3M CO2 certificates to be issued from energy efficient cookstoves program in Burundi. It is Aera's largest ever purchase. The deal provides $1M prepayment to help kick off activities.

This program is supported by OBEN, a local NGO with a solid track record, active in... Read more >

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News from our Ghana cookstoves program

04/03/2021

-The first success is the confirmation of the program's registration to the Korean Offset Credits (KOC). It is now possible to convert CDM credits (Certified Emission Reduction units) to Korean Carbon Units (KCUs) in order to be used for compliance.

-The second success is the issuance of... Read more >

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Aera in the Press : Le Figaro (French)

03/03/2021

L’objectif est de contribuer à une croissance plus durable en Afrique en minimisant l’impact sur l’environnement. Tel est l’enjeu du rapprochement entre Arise IS, opérateur panafricain d’infrastructures, très présent en Afrique de l’Ouest, et Aera Group, société française leader sur le continent... Read more >

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Aera in the Press : Le Moci (French)

04/03/2021

Marché carbone : Aera ouvre son capital à Arise IS pour accélérer en Afrique

C’est une alliance originale que vient de nouer le spécialiste français du négoce international de certificats environnementaux Aera en ouvrant son capital à hauteur de 35 % à la société panafricaine Arise... Read more >

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Aera in the Press : La Tribune Afrique (French)

04/03/2021

ARISE Infrastructure Services (ARISE IS), le nouveau poids lourd des infrastructures africaines, est devenu, le 2 mars 2021, actionnaire d'Aera-Group, leader de la certification environnementale en Afrique. Fabrice Le Saché se félicite de ce mariage qui devrait consolider la présence... Read more >

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Aera in the Press : Carbon Pulse (English)

03/03/2021

African offset developer Aera has sold a 35% stake to public-private infrastructure firm Arise, aiming to help fuel its expansion plans and tap Asian demand.

Read the full article : https://carbon-pulse.com/122829/

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Aera founders sell a 35% minority stake to ARISE IS based on a €28.5M valuation

02.03.2021

ARISE Industrial Services (ARISE IS), the pan-African infrastructure developer and operator, and Aera Group, the leading trader of environmental certificates in Africa are pleased to announce the investment of ARISE IS in Aera Group through the acquisition of 35% stake of the company based on a... Read more >

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New project in our portfolio

24/02/2021

This project will save 17,500 tCO2 per year thanks to the installation of 38,000 solar panels.
Carbon credits available for sale.

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Aera sales 42,000 I-RECs from Bugoye hydro plant in Uganda

09.02.2021

Aera just sold 42,000 I-RECs from the small hydro of Bugoye located in the Kaesese region (West of Uganda). Operating since 2009 the plant is a pure run-of-river hydro power plant with a capacity of 13MW, and an annual mean generation of 82GWh.

The generated revenues sustain the site... Read more >

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Aera signs a CO2 emission reduction certificates forward sale from a solar PV project in Eastern Africa.

22.01.2021

We just finalized a deal to sold carbon credits for 427,523€ a solar PV farm in Eastern Africa) supplying more than 40,000 people with green electricity. It allows the country to reduce their fossil fuel importation and reduce CO2 emission by 26,500 tonnes per year.

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Aera closed its first ever renewable energy certificate transaction.

11.10.2020

Paris. Aera Group, the leading environmental commodity trading firm in Africa, trades its first ever international renewable energy certificate (I-REC). The transaction features a spot sale for a volume equivalent to 18 560 MWh. The certificates have been issued from Bugoye small hydro plant... Read more >

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Aera sells 20,000 carbon credits from Bambous project in Mauritius

10.16.2020

We just finalized a deal to sell 20,000 carbon credits from the solar PV farm in Mauritius (first ever solar PV project on the island) supplying more than 20,000 people with green electricity. It allows the country to reduce their fossil fuel importation and reduce CO2 emission by 21,000 tonnes... Read more >

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Aera sells 14,600 carbon credits from Sakal Solar PV Project in Senegal.

09.11.2020

Aera sells 14,600 carbon credits from Sakal Solar PV Project in Senegal. Revenues will help operate the plant, maintain installations, train local staff and support local communities. In total Aera valued 30,000 carbon credits from Sakal Project. The plant is expected to reduce 120,000 tonnes of... Read more >

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Aera Group closes a 1 M€ carbon credits sale with German buyer

07.03.2020

Aera Group closes a 1 M€ carbon credits sale with German buyer. Revenues will support CO2 emissions reduction issued from small hydro power plant in Uganda and efficient cookstoves in Ghana

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Financial results 2019

06.22.2020

Strong growth for Aera Group for its 4th year of operation:

3,3 M€ turnover (+157%) & 780 k€ net result b. tax (+93%)
5,4 M€ contracts signed
692 k tCO2 delivered
7 M€ turnover in 2020
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Aera Group sells forward the carbon credits issued by Aussenkehr solar PV plant

05.29.2020

Aera Group sells forward the carbon credits issued by Aussenkehr solar PV plant (6,6 MW). This project avoids the equivalent of 15,000 tCO2 emissions per year. The plant was developed by French company InnoSun.

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Aera Group signs the trading mandate to monetize the carbon credits of Soubré hydropower plant

05.27.20

Aera Group signs the trading mandate to monetize the carbon credits of Soubré hydropower plant. Into operations since 2017, this project is the country’s largest renewable energy infrastructure (275 MW). Soubré avoids 600,000 tons of CO2 per year.