Ecosphere+ is a mission-driven business that helps companies create and implement nature-based solutions that enable them to succeed in a world aligned with global climate and development goals.
What we do
We use nature-based carbon credits to enable innovative, market-driven business solutions that help our customers take action on climate change and meet their sustainability targets. We work with both large corporations and SMEs to:
As part of the €100 million impact investment Althelia Climate Fund, Ecosphere+ brings to market the largest portfolio of forest conservation projects in the world, generating verified carbon credits and measurable sustainable development impacts. Our investors include the European Investment Bank, the Dutch Development Bank FMO, Credit Suisse and AXA.
These carbon credits are part of a growing natural asset class at least as important as renewables in the fight to slow climate change by reducing carbon dioxide emissions, and vital to achieving the Paris Agreement goals.
Why work with us
What we sell
We sell high quality forest carbon credits, verified to two of the most widely used and well respected standards. And we go even further, with our own industry leading ESG and by translating tonnes of carbon into different measurable impacts that are relevant to our customers, such as:
The World Land Trust is an international conservation charity which protects the world’s most biologically important and threatened habitats acre by acre. We partner with them on the Guatemalan Conservation Coast project, as they work on the ground in the project area to purchase land for protection. The World Land Trust also offers access to…
The Centro de Conservación, Investigación y Manejo de Áreas Naturales – Cordillera Azul (CIMA), our implementing partner for the Cordillera Azul project in Peru, is a Peruvian NGO focused on nature conservation and research, through strengthening communities.
Althelia Ecosphere is our parent company and is an impact investor focused on addressing the drivers of deforestation and land degradation through transformational investments that deliver the highest calibre social, environmental, and economic performance.
The Asociacion para la Investigacion y Desarollo Integral (AIDER), our implementing partner for our Tambopata project in Peru, is a Peruvian NGO focused on environmental conservation and sustainable development
REDD+ Business Initiative is an initiative where member companies are shaping effective business-led solutions which demonstrate that companies are effective partners in the fight against deforestation and climate change through supporting REDD+. Our Tambopata project is the flagship project of the initiative.
The International Insetting Platform is a group of companies committed to taking action on climate change within their own value chain. Our CEO, Lisa Walker, is on the board.
The International Carbon Reduction and Offset Alliance (ICROA) is made up of the leading carbon reduction and offset providers in the voluntary carbon market and ensures credibility and quality for corporates using voluntary carbon offsets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. As part of ICROA, we are officially recognised as a leading global service provider for the…
Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 (TFA 2020) is a public-private partnership in which Partners take voluntary actions, individually and in combination, to reduce the tropical deforestation associated with the sourcing of commodities such as palm oil, soy, beef, and paper and pulp.
Stand for Trees is a social, consumer-facing platform that empowers everyday citizens to take direct action to protect endangered forests and reduce the impacts of climate change, by allowing them to directly purchase carbon credits from forest conservation projects.
The International Emissions Trading Association (IETA) is a nonprofit business organization created to support businesses involved in carbon trading and the carbon markets. We engage closely with IETA to drive policy forward.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is the trade association for the world’s airlines. We are a Strategic Partner in the Environment workstream, and contribute to thought leadership and strategic policy for airlines and the carbon markets