Credible Carbon Registry Statistics

Carbon offsets sold by Credible Carbon to date

1 354 963 tCO2

Revenue to projects after audit, legal and registry fees

84%

Total funds transferred to projects

ZAR 39.2 million

Carbon Credits Available

41 009 tCO2

South Africa emits over 427 million tCO2 per year, 1.20% of global emissions

 

 

Global carbon footprints per capita

Worldwide

4.9 tCO2

South Africa

8.5 tCO2

Required by science

2 tCO2

The per capita emission statistics are from  World Bank data for 2013.

The required by science figure is from a Committee on Climate Change report, which concludes that: “Given a projected global population in 2050 of around 9 billion, such a level of emissions implies per capita emissions averaging around 2 tonnes CO2e.”