Dr. Dietrich Brockhagen

Founder and Executive Director

Dr. Brockhagen has a diploma in physics and economics. Since 1998 he has worked with the German Aerospace Center (contrails and aviation induced clouds), the European Commission (DG transport) and the German Federal Environmental Ministry (UNFCCC climate negotiations, CDM). He is Founder and Executive Director of atmosfair (2005), a non-profit NGO for carbon offsetting.

Today, atmosfair operates in 14 countries of the global south, specializing in rural electrification, green energy transition and providing access to clean energy for low income households. Atmosfair Gold Standard CDM projects save about 1,5 Million tons of CO2 annually. Since 2019 atmosfair is also active in the field of criteria for aviation PtL.