Climate change mitigation
can be turned into
In a carbon constraint world, the avoidance of CO2 emissions in Africa can be rewarded with carbon credits.The sale of these assets can generate additional revenues for project developers implementing low carbon technologies.
(1 tonne of CO2 avoided = 1 carbon credit).
Carbon Markets in 2017
total amount in value of avoided CO2 emission trading and carbon tax
negociated volume on voluntary markets
(States and Cities) have established CO2 regulation and carbon price
Carbon Markets in Africa
Africa to become the main supplier of carbon credits worldwide by 2050.
carbon credits market share
of CO2 emissions sales
(5% of African GDP)