Climate Bonds Standard Version 4.0 offers certification of the environmental credentials of specific projects, assets, or activities, under the Climate Bonds sector-specific criteria.
If you own a project, asset, or a portfolio of assets that meet the requirements set out in the Sector Criteria, you can apply to have them certified. The project, asset, or portfolio to be Certified must be labelled and described in sufficient detail to be clearly identifiable.
To start your certification process, please get in touch at email@example.com. You will require a Certification Agreement and an Approved Verifier, you can find these above.
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