To contribute to the reduction of global CO2 emissions and enable households in the South to earn extra income by investing in clean cooking alternatives at a household level. The carbon financing mechanism allows these households to generate carbon credits which we in turn buy at a fair price and offer to parties in North who want to compensate their surplus CO2 emissions.
Other Organization Type
Project financer and carbon retailer
Carbon Finance, Climate/Environment, Marketing
Technologies & Fuels
Biogas, Biomass (Ag. Residue, Processed Biomass, etc.), Coal
Clean Cooking Activities
1. Distribute 43.000 clean cookstoves to rural Indian households that produce carbon credits
FairClimateFund financed® our partner Janara Samuha Mutual Benefit Trust to distribute 43.000 clean cookstoves to 21.000 households in rural South India. The Stoves are locally designed and produced and® adhere to high standards on quality and durability.The users of the stove not only have a clean cooking alternative but also produce Gold Standard carbon credits. They are also owner of the carbon credits and after the investment is paid off receive the revenues from the sales of carbon credits.
2. Build 18.000 biogas installations for rural Indian households that produce carbon credits
FairClimateFund financed the community based organization ADATS to build and maintain 18.000 biogasinstallation for household level usage. The installations provide biogas for cooking to the equivalent number of households-small farmers in rural South India. The households are also owner of the carbon credits and after the construction of the biogas installation has been paid of in kind they receive revenues of sales directly.
FairClimateFund has experience in introducing carbon finance to® pro poor climate projects that produce carbon credits and deliver clean cooking alternatives to households in developing countries.
FairClimateFund has a broad network of buyers of pro poor fair traded carbon credits.
With our shareholder ICCO-International we have a broad network of ngo's and community based organizations in developing countries that can assist in implementing clean cooking alternatives.
With our shareholder we promote the development of a Fairtrade Label to carbon credits.
Regions Operating In
South Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa
Country Based In
Primary Point of Contact
Name: Mr. Maarten Derksen
Phone: 31 30 2348210
Secondary Point of Contact
Name: Mrs. Ira Larasaty
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