New York (For immediate release)—Det Norkse Veritas
(DNV) Certification, Inc. and Global Change Associates (GCA) announce
their joint agreement to provide verification, certification and related
climate change services for North America and Asia for the energy
industry. Both companies feel that their expertise complements one
another in the green trading space for Greenhouse Gases (GHG) and
DNV Certification Americas’ General Manager, Yehuda Dror stated,
“GCA’s commodity trading expertise coupled with our highly
acknowledged certification expertise makes this an exciting and opportune
time to provide services in the growing green trading market.”
“DNV’s global reach now positions GCA to provide additional
services in the next great financial trading market,” said GCA
Chairman Peter Fusaro.
Multinational DNV Certification has specialized third-party services
for climate change management, including diverse types of validation,
verification and certification activities. DNV has developed methodologies
to secure transparent, reliable and creditable audit results. The
firm is accredited for the UK Emissions Trading Scheme and has applied
for accreditation under the California Climate Action Registry in
the US. It expects to become accredited by United Nations Framework
Convention on Climate Change as an operating entity under the Clean
Development Mechanism in 2003.
GCA is an acclaimed leader in energy commodity risk management.
GCA is now at the forefront of assisting in the development of environmental
financial markets through the measurement of environmental financial
risk and implementation of environmental risk mitigation strategies.
The company holds the annual Green Trading Summit in New York City.
For further information, please contact DNV (www.dnv.com,
or GCA (www.global-change.com).