Path 4: How Carbon Offsets Can Help Finance Decarbonization in Hard-to-Abate Areas

Worldwide there are many emission sources that will be difficult to abate, both due to technical challenges as well as location (e.g., emerging economies). Providing financial incentives via carbon offsets could be the key to tackling these more challenging areas. This session will address the types of emission sources and locations most difficult to address, the economic and political challenges involved in successfully targeting these areas, and the steps that need to be taken to ensure success and climate justice.

Path 4: Innovation and Scaling in Carbon Credits