TITLE

Beware the blunders of technology-blind financial wizards

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Modern Power Systems;Mar2008, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the risks that the European Commission would meet on their carbon trading venture. He mentions that carbon trading has been a productive ground for inventive businessmen. However, he questions the Commission on what price to set for trading on a market arranged to shepherd the trading partners into bringing down emissions by macroscopic amounts.
ACCESSION #
31550410

 

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