TITLE

Carbon Finance Comes of Age

AUTHOR(S)
Gunther, Marc
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Fortune International (Europe);4/28/2008, Vol. 157 Issue 8, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reports on the impact that carbon trading, the buying and selling of rights to pollute the air with carbon dioxide, is expected to have on global warming. Topics that are discussed in the article include expectations regarding the involvement that the U.S. will have in carbon trading, an agreement that have been made by countries throughout the world to reduce green house gas emissions and predictions that have been made about carbon finance.
ACCESSION #
31771887

 

Related Articles

  • Carbon Finance Comes of Age. Gunther, Marc // Fortune;4/28/2008, Vol. 157 Issue 8, p124 

    The author reports on the impact that carbon trading, the buying and selling of rights to pollute the air with carbon dioxide, is expected to have on global warming. Topics that are discussed in the article include expectations regarding the involvement that the U.S. will have in carbon trading,...

  • Major UK firms make scant use of C02 offsets.  // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Apr2011, Issue 435, p10 

    The article discusses a report from Carbon Retirement, a British-based carbon offsetting firm, which suggests that more leading public companies of the country should acquire voluntary carbon offsets to lessen their contribution to climate change. Carbon Retirement estimates that only 0.1% of...

  • European industrial decarbonization: a perspective from the NGO Bellona. Whiriskey, Keith // Greenhouse Gases: Science & Technology;Dec2016, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p729 

    In mid-October 2016, Bellona Europa, part of the Bellona Foundation, held an event in Brussels, Belgium, to launch a report critiquing current European Union and national policies on carbon capture, use, and storage, or the lack thereof. The event attracted wide participation with labor unions,...

  • WORLD MUST FIX CLIMATE IN LESS THAN 10 YEARS -- UNDP. Colitt, Raymond // Rachel's Democracy & Health News;11/29/2007, Issue 935, p5 

    The article discusses the United Nations (UN) Human Development Report. According to the report, climate change is likely to cause large-scale human and economic setbacks and irreversible ecological catastrophes if carbon emissions are not cut in half over the next generation. Emissions of...

  • Coal: Good vs. Evil.  // Pollution Engineering;Dec2007, Vol. 39 Issue 12, p11 

    The article reports on the benefits and threats from the use of coal in the U.S. It states that coal is one of the country's major sources of electricity. Its production is expected to increase by 40 percent in 2030. In addition, the government stresses that a total of 6,000 megawatts of coal is...

  • Global Warming Control to Mitigate Climate Change. Massawe, Antipas T. S. // Engineering;May2012, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p252 

    Paper describes a proposed development of empirical model of global warming fit on the collective determinants in all countries. Aim is to enable establishment and comparison of the collective effects of global determinants on global warming in the prescription of the regulations most fit for...

  • Global warming: The soot factor. Quaas, Johannes // Nature;3/24/2011, Vol. 471 Issue 7339, p456 

    The article focuses on the anthropogenic factors of global warming. It states that the anthropogenic emissions of black carbon and soot affect the global climate while carbon dioxide, the most prominent in greenhouse gases is warming the planet by trapping infrared radiation. It says that the...

  • Carbon dioxide emissions increased at slower rate in 2012: Report.  // Chemical Business;Nov2013, Vol. 27 Issue 11, p27 

    The article presents the report by the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency as of late 2013, which showed that global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions rose by 1.1% in 2012, down from 2.9% average increase in the past 10 years. The decrease is partly due to the shift to hydroelectric power...

  • Greenhouse gas emissions. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;11/12/2013, pA02 

    Greenhouse gas emissions rose in '12 at the lowest level in years, an EU-funded report says. The "Trends in Global CO2 Emissions: 2013 Report" said global carbon dioxide emissions, which some associate with global warming, rose 1.1% in '12 vs. an average 2.9% rise since '00. The report said the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics