Federal Environment Minister Jim Prentice has given some long awaited direction regarding the Federal Government’s plans for a carbon offset system. In issuing two draft documents on June 10, 2009 entitled Program Rules and Guidance for Project Proponents and Program Rules for Verification and Guidance for Verification Bodies, the Minister provided detail for those looking to enter the carbon market.

type Climate Change Bulletin – June 2009 – Canada Unveils Carbon Offset System Detail