TITLE

turning carbon into gold

AUTHOR(S)
Harkinson, Josh
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Mother Jones;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a renewable energy project funded by the producers of the film "An Inconvenient Truth" which gave money to NativeEnergy, a carbon offset company, to buy methane gas emitted from cow manure from a Pennsylvania dairy farm. The article questions whether NativeEnergy created a new carbon offset or merely charged customers for an existing resource. The nature of the carbon-offset market is analyzed.
ACCESSION #
32616787

 

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