TITLE

CARBON OFFSETS: THE DIRTY TRUTH

AUTHOR(S)
Arneman, Kate
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Australian Geographic;Jul-Sep2010, Issue 99, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on carbon offsetting by Australia. It states that offset providers generate carbon credits by renewable energy resources, tree planting and waste diversion. It reports that United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change certifies carbon offsets from projects in developing countries. Developed countries can buy these offsets to meet their emissions reduction targets.
ACCESSION #
52290510

 

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