Unique Local Offset Project

Project: Hawaii Island Community Development Corporation (HICDC)

Local Project Partner:

Contact at HCA:

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Emission savings:



Hawaiian Community Assets

Jeff Gilbreath (Executive Director) | jeff@hawaiiancommunity.net



Hawai'i / Hilo

no certification (small project)



20.00 US$/t (1ton is enough to offset approx. 110gal of gasoline, 1350kWh of electricity or 4.5 hours of flight time*)

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Carbon Offset through installation of PV systems at elderly living facilities

With this offset option you are actively supporting the local project described. You can choose different amounts of offsetting depending on your needs in 0.5t increments. The price of this offset is 20.00US$/t. With each $20 this product includes the offset of 1 ton of carbon dioxide through one of our international offset projects as well as a contribution to the project described. Through the combination of projects we are able to support more expensive small scale local projects while making sure your emissions are mitigated. You will receive one certificate stating the total amount you chose to offset in this purchase. Please note: 1 ton is equivalent to 2,205lbs.


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*The values displayed are only intended to give you an estimate. Emissions produced by electricity consumption can vary greatly depending on how the electricity at your place of residence is generated. Emission estimate for flights include climate impact through contrails and ozone formation but also depend on aircraft type and capacity utilization.

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