TITLE

YORKSHIRE CARBON TRADING GOES LIVE

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Jan2009, Issue 408, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the inauguration of the online carbon trading exercise between some 40 companies and organisations in Yorkshire, England on January 12, 2009. The project organised by Carbon Action Yorkshire reportedly simulates the requirements of the forthcoming Carbon Reduction Commitment (CRC) cap. Firms involved in the project include banks and hospital trusts. To comply with CRC, organisations will have to buy carbon allowances upfront on trading days once a month.
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36432648

 

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