Home Energy CARBON

Eisenberg, Joel
September 2011
Home Energy;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p42
Trade Publication
The article discusses the impact of carbon offsets on the Weatherization Assistance program of the U.S. Dept. of Energy (DOE) for low-income home in the country. The program is under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act that provides federal funds for 600,000 American homes. Details on emissions reduction programs including the European Trading Scheme (ETS), Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) of the United nations (UN), and the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) are discussed.


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