Market and Trade Schemes
|Reference Title||Environment Bank And Mission Markets Launch Online Conservation Credit Platform|
|Date Published||February 2012|
|Authors||Mission Markets, London|
The Environment Bank today launches the first online ‘conservation credit’ trading platform. The Environment Bank, the first organization to deliver biodiversity offsetting in the UK, and Mission MarketsTM, a professional services firm specializing in the impact and sustainability sectors and operating an international platform for exchanging environmental credits.|
The online Conservation credits Exchange will allow conservation groups, farmers and landowners to register their wildlife sites so as to provide ‘conservation credits’; these credits will then be available to developers for purchase to offset their impacts on biodiversity.