Andrew Mitchell: Forest Utility Meter Man

This article was originally written by Cameron Walker and featured on Ecosystem Marketplace, see here. This article features Andrew Mitchell, Ecosphere+ senior advisor. Andrew Mitchell’s Global Canopy Programme has helped people around the world understand the role that rainforests play in regulating the environment and promoting rainfall well beyond their boundaries. On joining Ecosphere+, Andrew commented: “I’m delighted…

Forests And… Blockchains?

    Jess at Innovate4Climate After writing about forests and aviation a few months back, I started looking at other links to forests that we don’t often make. At a conference held in May to further the latest in carbon markets and green finance, there was a panel on the potential of blockchain technology to…

Biodiversity: It’s Not Just About The Plankton

When you work closely with biodiversity, you often get caught up in the details: how many different species, intra-species variants, and individual populations are needed for ecosystem resilience? Do we have enough White Box-Yellow Box-Blakely’s Red Gum Grassy Woodland and Derived Native Grassland habitat area? How about enough Ba humbugi snails, or White-bellied go-away-birds? Unfortunately,…

Innovate4Climate 2017

Barcelona, Spain, May 22-25, 2017 Over 1500 movers and shakers from 82 countries were in Barcelona for Innovate4Climate to discuss the latest in carbon finance. Organised by the World Bank, IETA and other partners, the event was aimed at joining finance, markets and technology to accelerate climate action.   As a new company, it was…