Press Releases


The Quebec company Canadian Food Wholesaler receives support from the Ecoleader Fund and commits with WILL Solutions to become carbon neutral (September 21, 2020)

WILL Announces the Verified Results of its 4th Sustainable Community Cohort (September 9, 2020)

WILL makes a first sale of Sustainable Community carbon credits on the European platform ClimateSeed (April 22, 2020)

Maple Leaf Foods purchases carbon credits from Will Solutions (March 5, 2020)

WILL announces 3 million tons of greenhouse gas offsets released for sale (July 9, 2019)

BMO Financial Group signs a multi-year purchase agreement with Will Solutions (April 24, 2017)

A brand/solution is born (March 12, 2014)

A world first: first PD project validated under the VCS Standard (July 11, 2013)

First sale of GHG reductions from the Sustainable Community Quebec cluster (June 10, 2013)

St-Gédéon-de-Beauce’s real actions increases Quebec’s Energy Independance (Octobre 22, 2012)

New VCS methodology allowing access to the carbon market for low-level GHG emitters (March 12, 2012)

Le ministre Gignac accorde une aide financière de près de 3 M $ à Gedden (14 mars 2012)

Le CTTEI et Gedden s’associent pour déployer une solution globale de gestion pro-active des résidus industriels à l’échelle du Québec (March 19, 2007)


Press and Web Press


The Carbon Chronicle (Ecosystem Marketplace, May 2017)

BMO Financial Group signs a multi-year purchase agreement with Will Solutions (BMO, April 2017)

From stock markets to carbon markets with the expertise of Will (Écotech, April 2015)

Écotech Québec is Carbo-responsible (January 2015)

Second Annual Sustainability Interactive Conference (November 2014)

Urgence d’agir: deux entreprises qui n’attendent pas le gouvernement pour réduire les gaz à effet de serre (Écotech, Novembre 2014)

Faire son épicerie …. de crédits de carbone(Écotech Québec, septembre 2014)

Dans un continent près de chez vous : franchises québécoises de crédits de carbone (Écotech Québec, September 2014)

Solutions Will : Communauté Durable (Ma municipalité efficace / AQME, June 2014)

Une première mondiale (C3E, July 2013)

Première vente de réduction de GES de Communauté Durable « cluster » Québec à la FEPAC (C3E, June 2013)

Will Solutions sur la prestigieuse liste de l’IETA (C3E, December 2012)

Le développement durable rapporte déjà à St-Gédéon-de-Beauce (CNW, November 2012)

Solutions Will : Démocratiser l’accès au marché du carbone (La Presse, Octobrer 2012)

Will Solutions: Company of the month (Cleantech Drinks, September 2012)

Petit pollueur deviendra grand bénificiaire de crédits de carbone (AQMT, August 2012)

Le projet de communauté durable de Gedden, une corde de plus à l’arc des entreprises (Synapse, June 2012)

Évoluer dans une communauté durable (Développement économique Longueuil, Winter 2011)

Will Solutions (Gedden) is speaker at the Forum Alternative Channel (November 2008)

Will Solutions (Gedden) is sponsor and speaker at the Conférence Internationale sur la gestion écologique rationnelle des résidus produits par les navires (November 2008)

Will Solutions (Gedden) appointed for a Desk Study on information system requirements for the ESM of e-waste in Asia Pacific (November 2006)

Interview Martin Clermont, BNamericas (October 2004)

Hazardous waste tracking in Mexico (April 2004)




Federation of Plastics and Alliances Composites (July 2014)

Council of Sustainable Industries (July 2014)

Fédération des chambres de commerce du Québec (September 2014)

Ministère du Développement Durable, de l’Environnement et des Parcs (June 2012)

Ville de Varennes (June 2010)

Développement Économique Lasalle (May 2010)

Développement économique Longueuil (April 2010)

Développement économique Saint-Laurent (November 2007)


Prices and Recognition


In June 2014, Will Solutions was finalist in the Innovation category for Les Prix Novae de l’Entreprise 2014. These prices reward the best Quebec’s sustainable practices.

In February 2012, Will Solutions Inc. (Gedden) developped and obtained the VCS Certification (Verified Carbon Stardard) of the first and only worldwide methodology that converts grouped efforts from SME’s into carbon credits.

In August 2005, the Ozone Secretariat – governed by the United Nations Environnement Program invited Will Solutions (Gedden) to submit an informal proposition regarding the possibility of developing and implementing a system for tracking the trade in ozone depleting substances (ODS).

In June 2005, Will Solutions (Gedden) was a finalist in the Research and Development category for the 2005 Prix Phénix de l’Environnement.

In April 2004, Will Solutions (Gedden) was was involved in a projet to facilitate the development of an electronic Hazardous Waste Tracking System in Mexico (Basel Convention).

In November 2002, Will Solutions (Gedden) was awarded first place in the category and finalist in the B2B and Quebec SME categories recognizing providers of e-business solutions whose products and services enhance the quality of business processes and generate concrete benefits.