ACRE Investment Management pledges to plant 100 million trees by 2030 in the newly launched 1t.org US initiative.

ACRE Investment Management is proud to extend its partnership with 1t.org U.S. to advance the United States leadership in the global 1t.org platform and initiatives by planting 100 million trees by 2030. As a global leader in reforestation and carbon credit origination, the ACRE platform is designed to connect velocity and scale to forests and…

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GreenTrees Pays Out Over $2 Million in Company’s Largest Check Distribution to Date

THE PLAINS, Va., July 15, 2020 – GreenTrees, a global leader in reforestation and carbon banking, has recently paid out in excess of $2 million to Mississippi Delta farmers and landowners in the largest check distribution to date for the company. Established in 2003, C2I, GreenTrees parent company, began building the GreenTrees reforestation model. This…

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Trees and Trains – The Green Trees and Norfolk Southern Partnership

Underscoring its leadership in “conservation capitalism” — the growing understanding that environmental progress and American business are closely linked — Norfolk Southern signed a $5.6 million, five-year reforestation and carbon sequestration agreement with GreenTrees LLC and planted a ceremonial first tree at the Rick Lowery Farm here today. Under the program, NS and GreenTrees® will…

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Virginia Improves Access to Carbon Market

Carbon markets benefit the health of the Chesapeake Bay, as the properties and practices that sequester carbon also improve water quality. Virginia has capitalized on this opportunity by amending the Industrial Development Act, which now allows counties to aggregate forest and agriculture landowners in the sale of carbon credits to attract greater private capital investment.…

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A New Hope for the Battered Mississippi Delta

“I was never a forester and I’m no tree-hugger, but the deforestation in the Delta has hurt the soil and the farmer both.” – Ricky Lowery, Delta Farmer From the tip of Illinois to New Orleans, the great river rose from its channel, slipped its shackles, and crept with relentless strength miles deep into the…

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Planting Trees One Acre at a Time

Fauquier County Virginia

Planting trees one acre at a time Conservancy company benefits Great Meadow and Montebello “One thing is certain; we all need to do our part.  ACRE is doing their part, one acre at a time.” Robert Banner  https://www.fauquier.com/news/planting-trees-one-acre-at-a-time/article_e110f43e-a405-11e9-9d46-efd7d0f30767.html

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The Fractal Nature of Land and Finance

“Smooth shapes are rare in the wild but are extremely important in the ivory tower and factory.” – Benoit Mandelbrot The word fractal comes from the Latin word “fractus,” meaning broken. Essentially, fractals are when you break something into smaller and smaller pieces that remain self-similar to the whole. Fractals are everywhere in nature — from snowflakes to…

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American Carbon Registry Presents Annual Awards to Celebrate Outstanding Environmental Achievements

SAN FRANCISCO, April 5, 2018 – Last night, the American Carbon Registry (ACR), a nonprofit enterprise of Winrock International, hosted its annual gala reception to recognize and thank its members and partners. ACR Director John Kadyszewski welcomed guests, presented highlights from the year and described the awards to be presented, including the individual Climate Leadership award as well…

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