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Virunga Foundation and Aera Group Launch Carbon Certification for Renewable Energy in Democratic Republic of Congo

Matebe will produce more than 13.6 MW, supplying 600,000 people with clean, accessible and affordable electricity, kickstarting the green economy and bringing over 12,000 sustainable employments for those in the region of Rutshuru

Virunga National Park ( and Aera Group (, Africa’s leading carbon finance group, have launched a VCS carbon certification process for Matebe hydropower plant. VCS is the world’s foremost voluntary Greenhouse Gas program and this pioneering action offers the possibility for further carbon certification in DRC. This partnership, with one…