TITLE

Carbon Offsetting: An Overview

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, M.; Griswold, Marcus
PUB. DATE
March 2016
SOURCE
Points of View: Carbon Offsetting;3/1/2016, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses various issues concerning carbon offsetting. Carbon offsetting refers to an effort to mitigate the effects of global warming by allowing individuals and companies to offset carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases emissions caused by their activities. Critics of voluntary carbon offsetting argue that it is ineffective. The history of carbon offsetting is explored, along with definitions of terms related to the concept of carbon offsetting.
ACCESSION #
28675190

 

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