Documents of Carbon offsetting in Japan

The Ministry of the Environment, Japan (MOEJ) has since then developed several credit and certification schemes to buttress carbon offsetting in Japan, which is followed by the gradual increase of carbon offsetting practices.

The table "Guidance" below shows key document which provide the basis of today's carbon offsetting and carbon neutral practices in Japan. "Reports of Carbon Offsetting" contain some data indicating the status quo of carbon offsetting, with the list of practices.

Guidance

Brochure Document Title
Mar, 2014 Guidance on Carbon Offset in Japan (Ver.2.0)[PDF:598KB]

Reports of Carbon Offsetting

Brochure Document Title
Mar, 2017 Voluntary Carbon Offset in Japan, FY2016[PDF:2.0MB]
Mar, 2016 Voluntary Carbon Offset in Japan, FY2015[PDF:2.2MB]
Mar, 2015 Voluntary Carbon Offset in Japan, FY2014[PDF:2.1MB]
Mar, 2014 Voluntary Carbon Offset in Japan, FY2013[PDF:2.4MB]
Mar, 2013 Voluntary Carbon Offset in Japan 2012[PDF:3.2MB]
Mar, 2012 Carbon Offsetting in Japan 2011[PDF:3.6MB]

Brochure

Brochure Document Title
Nov, 2015 Carbon Neutral Certification[PDF:816KB]
Dec, 2014 Voluntary Carbon Offset in Japan[PDF:1.1MB]