Carbon Neutral Consulting

Your experts for Climate Active, Pas 2060, & Climate Neutral Now

Why do you need a Carbon Neutral Consultant?

Transitioning to net zero carbon emissions, is today, the most significant goal and responsibility that we have. Warming of the climate system is unequivocal. We know that global greenhouse gas emissions must halve by 2030 and reach net zero by 2050 to limit warming to 1.5°C to avoid a dangerous runaway effect.

Consumers, shareholders and stakeholders know that we must start implementing action plans like Climate Neutral Now, PAS2060 & Climate Active. That is what the carbon neutral consultants at Conversio do - we help you attain your carbon neutral certification.

From a commercial perspective, B2C and B2B markets are increasingly buying “green first”, so if your business is not moving towards carbon neutral, you may be risking your company’s financial future too.

What are the benefits of going carbon neutral?

As business leaders, it’s our job to stand up and take action through guidelines like Climate Active. There are also real business incentives to becoming carbon neutral, such as:

  • Differentiate yourself now as a responsible company
  • Obtain green credentials that help improve customer loyalty
  • Improve resource efficiency and save running costs
  • Influence stakeholders up and down-stream
  • Start selling sustainable products and services

How Conversio Help

Our Carbon Footprint services are vital to becoming carbon neutral. We can help you develop this strategy through;

  • Climate Active Certification
  • PAS2060
  • Climate Neutral Now
GHG Inventory
01
Climate Active Certification
PAS2060
Climate Neutral Now

Client provides

  • Company details
  • Activity source data, e.g. invoices, transaction records, ect.

Conversio

  • Identifies reporting boundaries
  • Tests emission sources for relevance
  • Accounts for all relevant emission sources
  • Completes Climate Active documentation.
Technical Assessment
02
Climate Active Certification

Conversio

  • Confirms reporting boundaries
  • Checks inclusion of all relevant emission sources
  • Confirms use of appropriate emission factors
  • Details assumptions, justifications, and limitations
Carbon Offsets
03
Climate Active Certification
PAS2060
Climate Neutral Now

Conversio advises on

  • Additionality
  • Quality
  • Amount
  • Providers/brokers

Organisation purchases carbon offsets

Third Party Verification
04
Climate Active Certification
PAS2060
Climate Neutral Now

Independent verifier to check documentation.

Verifier

  • is responsible for verifying the data used to estimate GHG inventory
  • needs source data in from of invoices, measurements, transaction records, ect.

Please note that third party verification is optional with Climate Neutral Now

Submission to Climate Active
05
Climate Active Certification

Administrator

  • Receives and checks documentation
  • Asks clarification questions
  • Grants certification

We conduct verification of your GHG statement, the factual and objective statement of performance related to your organisation’s greenhouse gas inventory

Application
01

We clarify which verification standard best fits your needs and meets program requirements for

  • Climate Active
  • NGERS
  • Airport Carbon Accreditation
  • CDP and PAS2060
Assessment
02

We perform a systematic assessment to confirm, with supporting evidence, that your GHG statement regarding past GHG performance

  • has been appropriately calculated and truthfully reported;
  • complies with relevant requirements;
  • conforms with relevant standards and approved methodologies; and
  • is free of material misstatement
Scope
03

The GHG statement may pertain to

  • The amount of GHG emissions during a given period of time;
  • The amount of emission reductions or removal enhancements during a given period of time;
  • Conformance to a GHG standard, such as ISO 14064-1 or ISO 14064-2; and/or
  • Compliance with GHG program rules, such as Climate Active or Airport Carbon Accreditation.

Implementing a robust carbon offset plan like Climate Active is vital to becoming carbon neutral. We can help you achieve your carbon neutral goals by:

Strategy
01

First, advising on how to reduce your own emission. This might include investing in low carbon and energy efficient equipment and processes, installing solar panels or revising operating procedures. Reducing your own emissions first means you’ll need to purchase fewer offsets later, saving you money.

Strategy
02

Second, once you have exhausted your own cost-effective measures, we’ll help you understand carbon offsetting. This includes how and why you should consider buying offsets, what entails a good quality offset and which offset units will be best for you.

Strategy
03

Third, we’ll help you identify offset unit providers that will meet your criteria.

We are the carbon-neutral specialists.
You are the driver.

Alex Stathakis

While going carbon neutral is simple in concept – the greenhouse gases you take out of the atmosphere should balance those you put in – in practice across your organisation, it can be rather confusing.

Our founder and Director, Alex Stathakis, was formerly an analyst for Low Carbon Australia Limited and played a crucial role in delivering the Australian Government’s National Carbon Offset Standard (NCOS) - the only Australian Government endorsed carbon-neutral certification.

This means that we can best help you understand your current carbon footprint, implement a robust carbon offset plan like Climate Active, and help you attain carbon neutrality certification. Just as importantly, we help you achieve the financial benefits of becoming carbon neutral.

Our consultants will map out the path, but we believe in leaving the driving up to you, so your business decision-makers can choose to implement everything at once - or take a staged approach. Just get in touch to chat with our carbon neutral consultants to achieve carbon neutrality in the way that works for you.

“We can highly recommend Alex at Conversio - he has been a pleasure to deal with, very professional and knowledgeable, which certainly helped us navigate through the (sometimes complex) field of carbon offsets.”

“We can highly recommend Alex at Conversio - he has been a pleasure to deal with, very professional and knowledgeable, which certainly helped us navigate through the (sometimes complex) field of carbon offsets.”

"Alex is an enthusiastic professional, easy to work with and always willing to take the time to discuss any matters and has in-depth understanding of carbon accounting and the Airport Carbon Accreditation program."

Leigh Gapp

Sustainability Manager, Adelaide Airport

“We can highly recommend Alex at Conversio - he has been a pleasure to deal with, very professional and knowledgeable, which certainly helped us navigate through the (sometimes complex) field of carbon offsets.”

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Jason Cronshaw

Fantastic Aussie Tours/ Blue Mountains Explorer Bus

"As an Airport we require accurate reporting detail and Conversio have consistently provided this year after year, building our understanding and empowering us with knowledge."

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Kirsten Leggett

Environment Manager, Hobart Airport

Expertise. On purpose.
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