President & CEO
Mr. Flederbach is the founder, President and CEO of ClimeCo Corporation, a respected advisor and trader of environmental commodity market products. ClimeCo has specialized expertise in California cap-and-trade, regional ERC programs, voluntary market advisory, transactional services and project financing. ClimeCo is a leading developer and broker of ERC generation projects in the Houston Galveston Brazoria region. Within the Climate Action Reserve, ClimeCo is the largest producer of U.S. voluntary carbon credits, managing projects that generate in excess of 3-million credits per year, as well as a diverse commodity portfolio which includes CRTs generated under the Nitric Acid Production protocol and the California Air Resources Board (CARB) Forestry, Ozone Depleting Substance and Agricultural Methane protocols.
Prior to ClimeCo, Bill worked within the international carbon market, holding senior management titles at MGM International and AgCert. Under Bill’s leadership, O’Brien & Gere’s first U.S. based air quality practice was established. Bill holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology from the Pennsylvania State University and an Executive MBA in Finance and Marketing from the Smeal College at the Pennsylvania State University.