Phantom Offsets and Carbon Deceit - Axel Michaelowa

Companies around the world rely on credits to offset their CO₂ emissions. They have relied for years on carbon credits that prevent far fewer emissions than promised. The story of a global scandal.

The organization that ensures the international success of companies is far from world famous. It is located in a sterile office building in Washington, D.C., where not even the doorman is familiar with its name.

"V-E-R-R-A?"

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