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Hydrogen is the most abundant element in the universe, and it holds great promise as a source of clean, reliable energy. Researchers continue to develop new hydrogen-based approaches to energy generation, but a lack of storage, transportation, and other infrastructure elements has kept implementation costs higher than those associated with fossil fuels.

We help identify a truer measure of hydrogen-related costs by accounting for the low carbon emissions associated with hydrogen.

We believe that the true cost of hydrogen-based energy projects can only be assessed if their carbon savings are included in the equation. With more than two decades of experience with carbon pricing, we are ready to identify the hydrogen solutions that fit your projects and portfolio.

Navigating hydrogen through scattered carbon markets

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True innovation, maximum carbon revenues

Our deep experience with carbon markets helps us accurately assess the carbon-related value of your hydrogen investment, and to get full credit on carbon markets for your climate-friendly decisions. We are prepared to help with:

  • Feasibility assesments 
  • Methodology development under the respective scheme
  • Project registration
  • Preparing for carbon issuance (MRV)
  • Carbon-offset strategy over time and for various market segments
  • Establishing contact to buyers
  • Navigating Guarantees of Origin (GO) required in various legislative environments

What our experts say

What sets us apart

Environmental integrity

Climate leaders must not cut corners. When you work with us, you will learn to distinguish substantial business opportunities from questionable ones, allow your company to establish itself as a leader in meaningful climate action and avoid damage to its reputation.

Proven innovation

We are internationally recognized for our contributions to the advancement of the carbon market. For example, our CDM baseline and monitoring methodologies have posted a market-leading success rate.

Scientific grounding

We are more than just advisors: we help shape the field with our research and analysis. With more than 100 research articles to date, we constantly contribute to the latest knowledge and understanding of climate policy instruments, keeping your business ahead of the curve.

Regulatory leadership

Our experts lead and participate in international task forces and working groups, helping you understand today’s climate policy landscape and the carbon markets of the future.

A truer view of hydrogen

When you add the value of carbon savings to your projects’ books, you can break even more quickly and make a stronger case for future investment. We help you reflect the true value of your projects with valorised carbon assets.

Carbon markets continue to proliferate, and it is crucial that you find one that supports your objectives. We offer a comprehensive and continually refreshed overview of the entire carbon-market field, from domestic ETS and international systems such as CDM, to voluntary carbon markets of various types.

Entering a carbon market can be difficult, starting with registering your project under the targeted carbon pricing model you choose. If your project represents a new technology or just a new approach, you may need to document its methodology, and your application will need to include provisions for monitoring, reporting, and validation. We have supported the successful issuance of more than 50 million carbon credits, and the documentation of dozens of new methodologies.

We will find the best offtake-contract partner for your situation, and will help you agree on a contract tailored to your needs.

Our Publications

International coordination and policy instrumetns t promote a hydrogen economy: A focus on the steel-making industry

Promoting carbon-neutral hydrogen through UNFCCC and National – Level policies

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