ENEXPRO CO2 Neutral

ENEXPRO 2013, largest Chilean exporter meeting was certified CO2 Neutral under the international standard SCX. To this end, the emission measurement was performed by Environmental POCH, which correspond to:

– International Transport of the Speakers, Importers and Sales Directors
– Internal transport 3,000 attendees
– Power consumption of the 3 day event plus print material
– Waste: generation and disposal

Finally, certification for CO2 Neutral SCX, ProChile verified that measurement to an independent third party to fully comply with the requirements that the international standard SCX includes, this task was conducted by Deloitte.

The purchase of carbon credits were generated by BAESA hydropower project located in the south of Brazil, between the states of Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul consists of electricity generation through the use of water resources and clean technology, with an installed capacity of 708 MW, using a small reservoir with low environmental impacts. All electricity generated is intended for the Brazilian National Interconnected System, which is facing increasing electricity demand due to economic and demographic growth in that country.

 

Initiative details

  • SCX Code: 0025-E1604A05
  • Initiative of: Corpbanca
  • Neutralization object: Event
  • Number of tons CO2: 142
  • Vigency date: 31-12-2015
  • Carbon footprint Mesurer: POCH Ambiental
  • Foorprint Verificator: Deloitte
  • Reduction project: Baesa Hydroelectrical Project
  • Registry: Markit

With the use of clean energy sources and renewable resources such as water, it replaces build power plants (the second source of energy in the country), thereby avoiding increased emissions of CO2 to the atmosphere.

Additionally, this project generates more than 5,000 jobs in the area and has developed various training programs and environmental education for the residents of the area, contributing to its social and economic development.

 

Código ID: 0025-E1604A05

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