Emissions inventory and carbon removal
Photo: Ricardo Teles, 2020
Knowledge of carbon emissions and removals is essential for companies seeking to reduce their impact on climate change. This project aims to estimate the annual carbon flux from land use and land cover change in areas of interest to Vale, considering the age of secondary vegetation and prioritizing the use of local data. The study area comprises about 1.5 million hectares distributed in the following countries: Brazil, Mozambique, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Canada.