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.