UK carbon trading proposed

Milne, Roger
November 2006
Utility Week;11/17/2006, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p6
Trade Publication
This article reports on a proposed trade scheme to ensure British businesses cut carbon emissions by 1.2 million tons by 2020. According to the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, the pervious Energy Performance Commitment could save the sector money on electricity bills. As an alternative, the department put forward an initiative involving a voluntary system of reporting and benchmarking.


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