Select Carbon is a firm strategically based in the tropics of northern Australia, and is managed by a group of professionals committed to mitigating the effects of climate change through the development of carbon sinks, timber plantations and other land-use abatement activities.
Select Carbon develops commercial carbon sinks that follow guidelines set ou in Australian Standard AS 4978.1 (2006) Quantification, monitoring & reporting of greenhouse gases in forestry projects –afforestation and reforestation, as well as methodologies approved by the Clean Energy Regulator.Select Carbon is recognised under the federal government's Carbon FarmingInitiative (CFI) as an official offsets entitiy and is the project proponent for the Native Conifer Carbon Sink Project, which has been declared an eligible offsets project by the Clean Energy Regulator.
The staff at Select Carbon can provide specialist advice for any aspect of a carbon sink or forestry project, including auditing services for existing carbon sinks throughout Australia and the Asia-Pacific. Establishing a best practice carbon sink and forestry project is essential and Select Carbon is able to provide advice using a Registered Professional Forester with the Institute of Foresters of Australia. Select Carbon firmly believes in developing tropical Australia to its full potential.
We work closely with local stakeholders ensuring all projects are socially, economically and environmentally aligned. Forestry and carbon sequestration is recognised as having the potential to contribute significantly to regional developing economies and we are working hard to turn that potential into a reality. In addition to this, Select Carbon also provide a number of other services to help achieve sustainable environmental outcomes, while adopting the strictest standards (See our services for further details).
A comprehensive due diligence process is undertaken on any project we're involved with, as well as carefully considering the latest science and implications it may have on a potential investment. Select Carbon believes now is the time to be innovative, forward thinking and constructive about how we use trees in our landscape as a whole, and we are committed to setting an example of what can be achieved.
We are pleased to have our head office based in the international hub of Cairns and stand ready to provide our services across the country and across the Asia-Pacific Region. Please feel free to contact Select Carbon on (07) 4041 6639 or via email for a confidential discussion about carbon mitigation and forestry investment activities.