Michael Green

Partner, Carbon Capital Advisors

Michael Green is a Partner at Carbon Capital Advisors, a Boston and Tokyo based firm focused on technology supported clean cooking and nature based solution projects. Michael also serves as the Director for the Solutions for Climate Partnership, a coalition of governments working together to enable Article 6 pilot projects and a network of regional carbon clubs.

From 2012-2021, Michael was the Executive Director of Climate XChange, one of the leading US state policy think tanks focused on carbon market design and state decarbonization strategy. Under Michael’s leadership, CXC grew to over 20,000 members and was responsible for state based initiatives being introduced across the country. In 2016, Michael was presented the Champion of Change Award by President Obama for his commitment to climate change as an equity issue at the White House.

Michael currently serves on several nonprofit boards including the Carbon Business Council, World Boston, Climate and Energy Working Group Chair for the American Sustainable Business Council and Chairs the World Bank’s Carbon Pricing Leadership Council Advisory Board. His passion for protecting our climate stems from his adoration of the great outdoors. Outside of the office, he can often be found roaming the nearest mountains on his bicycle, skis or in his hiking boots. He lives in Woodstock, Vermont with his wife and young son.