Roundup: Forestry, Biomass & Sustainability Conference London May 12-13, 2011

Ethical Markets The Power of Yin

A compilation of Tweets gathered by Ethical Markets Media Correspondent Melanie Feliciano

  • Environ Finance’s ‘Forestry, Biomass & Sustainability’ in London, May 12-13 presentation slides available @
  • “Last year DNV #ClimateChange Services had 0 investments in forestry projects.” – Andres Espejo
  • Forestry project case studies: “We can harvest planted trees if we sell up to the ‘long-term average.'”- Nick Embden
  • Investments in mangroves as carbon offsets growing in Australia, Sunderbands, India. How about Florida?
  • – automated land change evaluation, reporting, tracking system.
  • uses satellite data to map ecosystems where on earth #biocarbon is stored and more.
  • “We believe we can measure risks in forestry.” Phil Cottle,
  • David Ellul presents status and trends in UNECE wood energy.
  • “Can biomass be diversity friendly? Yes if sources are native species and NOT monoculture plantations.” – Duncan MacQueen, IIED