Appeals Court Strikes Down EPA’s Denial of SREs
*Please Note – Bob Lane was out of the office today and will return on Tuesday, November 28, 2023.
On November 22, a U.S. appeals court struck down a decision...
Lifecycle Analysis and Carbon Banks
We have routinely discussed the Biden administration’s climate agenda, within the context of hemp production, and agriculture at large. At the core of this is the establishment of a federally managed carbon bank. Carbon banks have languished historically, with smaller companies like Indigo Ag making some headway into selling credits to proactive corporations mindful of their carbon footprint. A carbon credit is one metric ton (MT) of CO2.
But initiatives like Indigo Ag and Nori are limited in scope and contend with the fractured marketplace for carbon credits. Forces that destabilize hemp markets also impact carbon markets. In both spheres, participants are creating markets from the ground up, ones that are reliant on extensive knowledge or technology that we don’t yet possess. The lack…