China Foresters to Harvest ETS Offsets Through 2-mln Hectare Planting Push

17 October 2016 – Hunan province in central China aims to plan 2 million hectares of new forest by 2020, a move that could see state-owned forestry farms supply millions of offsets to the national emissions trading scheme. All seven of China’s regional pilot cap-and-trade programmes allow forestry CCERs to be used for compliance.