Things tagged 'Emissions trading schemes'
The lack of real progress at the Durban climate change conference in 2011— postponing effective action until at least 2020—has [...]
European companies are not yet taking full advantage of carbon markets IT SOMETIMES seems that plans for emissions trading are piling up even faster than the greenhouse gases they are designed to curb. In late July the first emissions exchanges in Australia and Canada opened, in anticipation of mandatory carbon-trading schemes in both countries. America […]
European governments should auction most of the permits in the Union’s carbon dioxide emissions trading scheme, according to research by Oxford academics, writes Scheherazade Daneshkhu. A study co-authored by Robert Ritz of Nuffield College, to be presented to the Royal Economic Society’s annual conference next week, said the plan to auction up to 10 per […]