We’ve detected that you are using an outdated browser. This will prevent you from accessing certain features. Update browser

Voluntary Carbon Standard (VCS 2007)

Full-fledged carbon offset standard

The Verified Carbon Standard (VCS) provides a trustworthy, robust global standard for voluntary carbon offsets.

Find out more about this service

Overview

The Verified Carbon Standard (VCS) provides a trustworthy, robust global standard for voluntary carbon offsets.

Interest in VCS continues to grow and is driven by companies and individuals who choose to voluntarily buy carbon credits and contribute to more sustainable economic development.

LR is an UN-accredited Designated Operational Entity (DOE) and an authorised Validation/Verification Body (VVB) able to validate proposed VCS emission reduction projects and verify carbon credits known as Verified Carbon Units or VCUs.

Need help with Verified Carbon Standard

We have supported the VCS since its inception and authored the VCS 2007 standard We have a global network of experts available We commit to a mutually agreed  time and team plan so work is completed smoothly

Why work with us?

We are accredited to provide:

  • Validation services – LR evaluates your project description documentation against VCS requirements, enabling you to register your project with the VCS Project Database.
  • Verification services – LR assures that your project’s reported data and information on your emission reductions are accurate so VCUs issuance can be requested.

Some recent achievements:

  • LR has been a Designated Operational Entity (DOE) since 2006.
  • LR was the first DOE in South Asia to certify emission reduction under the UN’s CDM PoA framework.
  • LR was a founding member of the Designated Operational Entities and Independent Entities Association (DIA) and its current Vice President.

Contact us for more information.

EVENTS

Join us at these forthcoming events

4 Nov 19

Nov

Africa Oil Week

Cape Town, South Africa

5 Nov 19

Nov

Europort 2019

Rotterdam

Find out more about this service

Hit enter or the arrow to search Hit enter to search

Search icon

Are you looking for?