carbon offset projects

driving the highest combined climate and sustainable development impacts

carbon offset projects
driving the highest combined climate and sustainable development impacts

what we do

Imperative focuses on carbon offset projects that have:

  • The highest combined positive climate and sustainable development impacts
  • A balanced issuance profile “Net-Zero aligned” portfolio trajectory with front-end avoidance-based offsets and a long-tail of removal-based offsets
  • Real, measurable Climate, Community and Biodiversity (CCB) and Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) co-benefits
  • Opportunity for massive scale combined with sector-defining quality

The Imperative Projects Platform

Design, Develop, Own, Optimize

Imperative’s goal is to create the world’s best multi-jurisdictional carbon offset project design, development, ownership, operating and optimization platform.

Our business will achieve this by:

  • Focusing on the end-to-end asset life cycle including ongoing project operation and optimization
  • Leveraging a market-leading carbon project design team
  • Applying market-leading EPC knowledge and technology
  • Bringing to the market a world-class management team each with 20+ years of professional experience
  • Supported by a world-class transaction-level team with deep, real carbon experience
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Our carbon offset project types:


household devices

Assisting least-advantaged communities to decarbonize their lives

SDG heavy household devices , including: clean cookstoves, water filters, LED lighting, other high-quality household devices


nature-based solutions (NBS)

Protecting and restoring nature for climate and biodiversity

Forestry, agriculture and other land use, including: Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation (REDD+), Afforestation, Reforestation, and Revegetation (ARR), Agricultural Land Management and Soil Organic Carbon (ALM-SOC), Improved Forest Management (IFM), Wetland Restoration & Conservation (WRC)


methane reduction

Addressing methane as key driver of climate change

Selective methane avoidance/reduction, currently an underserved segment of the VCM, including: rice cultivation, livestock, waste & manure, avoided fugitive methane leakage


emerging methodologies & technologies

Focus on new methodologies & technologies to get to massive scale

Dedication to developing and leveraging emerging technologies and methodologies that have the potential for massive scale and positive impact including in emerging markets, for example: algae, biochar & olivine