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Re: Carbon credits VC

From: Snorre Lothar von Gohren Edwin <snorre@diwala.io>
Date: Fri, 2 Sep 2022 10:53:00 +0200
Message-ID: <CAE8zwO219A8wLG7ZBc9hrXcEDzeLMNVQExd4a-xx3QMtiE+9OA@mail.gmail.com>
To: steve.e.magennis@gmail.com
Cc: steve capell <steve.capell@gmail.com>, Credentials CG <public-credentials@w3.org>
Perfect, Im taking note of these questions to be able to work deeper.
It will take some time, but I will let you know when!
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On Wed, Aug 31, 2022 at 4:10 PM <steve.e.magennis@gmail.com> wrote:

> Snorre,
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> I’d be interested as you get deeper into this project to understand what
> would drive a revocation event for an offset certificate. Do certificates
> represent a historical offset (a historical ‘fact’ that has been certified
> and not likely to change in the future) or a potential future offset that
> may need to be reconciled with actual values at some point in the future?
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> -Steve
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> *From:* Snorre Lothar von Gohren Edwin <snorre@diwala.io>
> *Sent:* Wednesday, August 31, 2022 1:36 AM
> *To:* steve capell <steve.capell@gmail.com>
> *Cc:* Credentials CG <public-credentials@w3.org>
> *Subject:* Re: Carbon credits VC
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> Thanks for that correction Steve, and sorry for my ignorance in what is
> what.
>
> We just started conversations and im still understanding the scope.
>
> But you are right, there is a certificate that is to be issued, and we
> will have to look at the revokability as well, according to the customer.
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> Thanks alot for these pointers and I need to dig more into this, but I
> found this as a context for JSON-LD, which matches some criterias:
> https://jargon.sh/user/unece/sustainability_vocab/v/working/artefacts/specification/render#climatecarbon
>
> When it comes to the project part, let me have an internal discussion
> first before we venture down a road like that. But thanks alot for this
> feedback!
> I will get back to you privately when I have some more to go from.
>
> If anyone else have any good pointers, please send them along this email
> thread :D
>
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> On Wed, Aug 31, 2022 at 9:12 AM steve capell <steve.capell@gmail.com>
> wrote:
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> Hi Snorre,
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> Did you really mean "carbon credit" VC ? or did you mean Carbon offset
> certificate for manufactured / traded products?
>
>    - A credit is a tradeable item - so more of an NFT than a VC
>    - A certificate is a great candidate for a VC.
>
> If you want a global standard for something like a Carbon offset VC then
> you need a global authority to define it.  One option could be UN/CEFACT -
> they are just "modernising" their standards development framework around
> github - see https://github.com/uncefact. Also, they've just published a
> white paper on VCs for cross border trade (see the one at the top of the
> list at https://unece.org/trade/uncefact/guidance-material) so might be
> ready to start a project on cross border carbon offset certificates?  I can
> facilitate introductions if you'd like to participate in ap project to
> define that
>
>
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> On Wed, 31 Aug 2022 at 16:42, Snorre Lothar von Gohren Edwin <
> snorre@diwala.io> wrote:
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> Hi!
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> Have anyone in this community worked on carbon credit VCs, and built out a
> context or a good VC data model for these data points?
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> Maybe a global version that one can reuse?
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