TITLE

Full steam ahead for emissions trading

AUTHOR(S)
Marshall, Michael
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/24/2012, Vol. 216 Issue 2892, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the launch of a carbon emissions trading market in California in November 2012. It is believed that carbon trading can induce companies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in order to prevent climate change. Topics include pollution permit prices, the European Union Emissions Trading System (ETS), and plans for emissions trading markets in China, South Korea, and Brazil.
ACCESSION #
83579107

 

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