Education and Webinars

President, John Shideler, has had many opportunities to publish articles and join webinars to share his expertise in greenhouse gas emissions and climate change mitigation.

Library of Resources

Futurepast encourages verifiers to join our free library of resources to gain access to information that may be helpful throughout the Futurepast training courses and beyond.

Discussion Board

Futurepast encourages verifiers to join our discussion board to post questions, answers and comments about topics related to greenhouse gas verification and the revised 2nd editions of ISO 14064 Parts 1, 2, 3, and ISO 14067. Registration is required.


Futurepast was engaged by the US Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, to conduct research on sustainability rating systems for alternative aviation fuels. Futurepast worked with staff researchers at the Volpe National Transportation Systems Center to develop tools for assessing environmental sustainability along the biofuel production supply chain. Supply chain elements included feedstock producers and processors, biofuel producers, biofuel blenders and distributors, and biofuel end users. To access the reports prepared by Futurepast, please follow these links:

Conference of the Parties (COP) Audio

Dr. Shideler has represented ISO at two “Conference of the Parties” meetings of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.

In December 2018 at the COP24 in Katowice, Poland, he participated in an ISO side event where he spoke on the development of ISO 14030, a standard in four parts on green debt instruments (bonds and loans). Hear his remarks on ISO 14030.

In December 2019 at the COP25 in Madrid, Spain, he participated in an ISO side event where he spoke on greenhouse gas standards developed in TC 207 – ISO 14064 Part 1, 2 and 3, and ISO 14067. To hear his remarks on ISO 14064.

Links to Applicable Standards

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