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carbon leakage

Carbon leakage

Unlike permanence, which we covered previously, carbon leakage is not a tenet of the Integrity Council for the Voluntary Carbon Market’s (IC-VCM) Core Carbon Principles. It is, nonetheless, a subsection of the Principles’ Robust quantification. Therefore, understanding what leakage implies is important.   What is leakage?  Essentially, leakage occurs when a