Carbon offsetting keeps our ‘climate flight’ airborne

August 9, 2017 3:03 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Carbon offsetting can be, on the one hand, seen as a parachute: it acts to slow the descent of our plane and give the world more time to prepare for impact. At the same time, carbon offsetting creates a range of opportunities and benefits beyond the environment, which means it can also double up as an extra jet engine for our airplane.