A Global Carbon Company: South Pole is one of the world's leading high quality carbon offsetting companies with ten offices around the globe. In over 20 countries we enable the implementation and operation of high-quality projects that reduce greenhouse gases. Our rich portfolio comprises projects in the fields of renewable energy, forestry, energy efficiency, waste management, methane avoidance, and many other sectors.
Our History: Starting as a spin off from ETH (Swiss Institute of Technology), the penguin logo has spread over nearly all continents, taking South Pole to Thailand, China, Indonesia, Taiwan, Mexico, South Africa, Turkey, and Vietnam.
Our Challenge: Climate change is one of the biggest challenges we are facing today - realizing projects around the world to reduce GHG emissions is an important part of the solution. In addition, our 150 projects generate jobs, protect the local environment, transfer technology, and boost local economies.
Our Quality: South Pole has committed to a portfolio of more than 50% of our projects developed under the Gold Standard. Today, South Pole is market leader in issued Gold Standard credits.