Which carbon credits are best, avoidance or removal credits?

Are better avoidance or removal credits?Below are all the questions about Carbon markets: EU-ETS and Voluntary Carbon Market, regulations, rules for qualitative carbon credits, difference between avoidance and removal carbon credits and more!

Both avoidance and removal carbon credits are essential to combat climate change. Avoidance credits help to speed up the transition to a low-carbon society, while removal projects are crucial to reduce the existing amount of CO2 in the atmosphere.

According to the IPCC, both mechanisms are critical to maintaining a sustainable world, and we must increase our investments in decarbonization six-fold to stay on track with the Paris Agreement's 2°C trajectory.

Whether to purchase avoidance, removal, or both types of carbon credits ultimately depends on the buyer's individual circumstances and preferences.

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