ERA Carbon Offsets Ltd.
A Global Leader in forest Carbon Project Development. ERA is a Canadian-based pioneer in forest restoration and conservation-based carbon offset projects. ERA specializes in both domestic and international Afforestation, Reforestation, Avoided Conversion, IFM, and REDD+ style projects. We provide services in: Forest Carbon modeling and assessments, Forest Ecosystem restoration prescription development and program implementation, Engaging and managing third party verification and validation (ISO, CCB, & VCS). ERA’s mission is to implement its climate mitigation solutions in a manner which directly supports community development, while enhancing and sustaining native biodiversity. ERA works around the world, with forward looking communities, ethical companies and indigenous groups to restore and protect forest ecosystems building local capacities to play a role in climate change mitigation and adaptation.
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- Business Type:
- Service provider
- Industry Type:
- Environmental Management
- Market Focus:
- Globally (various continents)
- Year Founded:
- $1,000,000 US - $10,000,000 US
Our work has a global reach that has taken us from western and central Canada, through to northwestern and southeastern United States, central Africa (Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda and Burundi), Central America and Southeast Asia.
Era operates as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Offsetters Climate Solutions with offices in Vancouver, British Columbia and Portland, Oregon.
With our extensive understanding of greenhouse gas removals and the reduction capacities of forest ecosystems, we have implemented, and successfully verified complex community and ecosystem-oriented forest carbon projects worldwide.
Our Foresters have decades of experience in a diverse range of forest management, carbon offset and large-scale restoration and community forestry projects across the globe. Our team also brings years of experience in environmental markets offering project finance, large scale carbon transactions, risk management and policy/market analysis services.
To date, Era has developed two of the largest forest carbon projects in the world: the Mai Ndombe REDD+ project in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Great Bear Forest Carbon Project in British Columbia, Canada. We also are developing a portfolio of projects under the Air Resources Board Forest Protocol.