The Coalition for Rainforest Nations has sold more than 6,000 REDD+ Results Units, which it claims are “UNFCCC-verified”, to Blackstone Energy Services.
In December 2016, Paul Moore, Michael Moore, and Haydon Driscoll were convicted in Maidstone Crown Court of fraudulently selling carbon credits as investments. They did so through a company called Burbank of London Ltd.
In August 2018, Dylan Creaven and Andrew Rowe were sentenced to 13 years in jail for their role in a scam selling carbon credits as investments. In December 2020, the Court of Appeal upheld their convictions.