FirstCarbon Solutions and Carbon Clear Announce Strategic Partnership
Partnership will expand global coverage and create innovative joint initiatives from two leaders in climate change and sustainability services
IRVINE, CA and LONDON, UK, June 3, 2015 – FirstCarbon Solutions (FCS), a pioneer in environmental, social and governance (ESG) solutions, and Carbon Clear, a leading provider of carbon management and offsetting services, today announced a partnership that enables the two companies to expand their reach and improve their services to their respective global clients.
Both companies are well-respected and highly experienced providers of a range of environmental management services including CDP (formerly known as the Carbon Disclosure Project), GRI (Global Reporting Initiative) and DJSI (Dow Jones Sustainability Index) – which all require participating organizations to meaningfully measure, document and reduce carbon emissions.
The FCS and Carbon Clear partnership will enable these two leading companies to develop joint services, leveraging Carbon Clear’s subject matter expertise in integrated carbon management and advisory services and FCS’ experience in ESG data management solutions.
“Carbon Clear and FCS have a shared mission to help companies measure and report their carbon impacts and take action,” says Carbon Clear CEO Mark Chadwick. “Working together, we can be more efficient and effective in how we operate around the globe and make an ever greater contribution to carbon reduction for future generations.”
“FCS is excited to be working with the Carbon Clear team to develop new programs for our respective clients,” says Robert Francisco, president at FCS. “We look forward to introducing new offers that combine the strength of Carbon Clear’s integrated carbon management services with the ESG data management capabilities of FCS.”
About Carbon Clear
Carbon Clear has a proven track record of helping organizations improve their business performance by effectively managing and reducing their carbon emissions. Though our work with FTSE and Fortune 500 companies, we are ideally positioned to help organisations develop leading-edge carbon management practices in their operations and supply chains. We help companies to measure their carbon impact, provide carbon reduction advisory services, develop and source high quality carbon credits, and comply with carbon-related legislation. www.carbon-clear.com.
FirstCarbon Solutions (FCS) advances sustainable practices around the world and helps organizations grow and operate responsibly. As a CDP partner scoring more than 11,000 CDP disclosures globally, FCS has unique experience managing climate change, water and resource efficiency risks and opportunities. With 30+ years of environmental, sustainability and energy consulting experience, and offices around the world, FCS helps clients save time, reduce costs, optimize resource use, mitigate risk and drive operational efficiencies. Please visit www.firstcarbonsolutions.com to find out more.