Carbon Trading

McGuinty, David J.
October 2002
Corporate Knights Magazine;Oct2002, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p13
The article argues in favor of the ratification of the Kyoto Protocol in Canada to reduce the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions that are destabilizing the planet's climate patterns. The author claims that Canada has the means to rise to the challenge by using a variety of economic instruments that harness the power of the market to reduce greenhouse gas emissions at the lowest possible cost. It is noted that emissions-trading is an innovative way of engaging the private market to meet the public's targets for reducing harmful emissions.


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