Global Change Associates has honored its 2003 CCX Associate Member commitment
Global Change Associates is also in compliance for 2004, 2005, and 2006 in reducing its carbon emissions footprint
Chicago Climate Exchange: 2003 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Report
Global Change Associates
2003 Indirect Emissions: 24.32 metric tons
2003 CFIs Purchased & Permanently Retired: 100 metric tons (1 CFI)
GREEN TRADING SERVICES
GCA assists clients in identifying and assessing their exposure to different types of risk, including price, market, regulatory, event, operational and credit. We then develop policies, procedures and controls for trading and risk management infrastructure for gas, electric oil, coal and LNG. GCA will implement the risk management strategy to ensure the plan is effective. GCA also helps to ensure the effectiveness of the risk management plan by identifying software solutions necessary to support the designed plan.
GCA provides Environmental Risk Management for emissions, renewables, and energy efficiency by assisting in the development of environmental trading programs for clients. GCA can create innovative energy efficiency, emissions, and renewable energy solutions for clients including wind, solar and biomass sources and advise energy companies on the most advanced environmental technologies. We can also assist in green market development strategy for energy developers and industrial companies. We provide quantitative services to evaluate greenhouse gas allowances, renewable energy credits and energy efficiency credits.
Whether voluntary or mandatory, environmental financial trading is gaining recognition and importance as a means to facilitate environmental remediation and technology transfer. As a result, multifaceted business opportunities are emerging for traditional and new players in the energy, agricultural, environmental, finance and technology sectors. The following are resources for this effort:
Carbon Sequestration Links
Energy & Environmental Calculators
Climate Change Policy
Current research and activities by U.S. government agencies