emissions trading

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emissions trading

n (St Ex) → Emissionshandel m
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Revesz tells the story of how the courts finally allowed the EPA to implement a pollution reduction plan that minimized costs (specifically an emission rights trading regime) even though Congress failed to explicitly grant such permission through an amendment of the Clean Air Act.
The equal per capita emission rights approach allocates emission rights to countries in proportion to their population, but only for the remaining portion of the global "carbon budget" -- that is, for the amount that can still be emitted, between now and 2050, without causing dangerous, irreversible climate change.
2 percent by fiscal 2011 once forests' absorption of those gases and purchases of emission rights were taken into account.
For the 100% stake in Endesa Ireland the two parties agreed on a total consideration of 286 million euros, including the value of CO2 emission rights and the company s fuel reserves.
It is expected that this will lead to a situation that European airlines will have to buy additional emission rights (on top of the free allocated rights) to mitigate their shortage in rights.
As they won't have to surrender emission rights before April 30, 2013, against reportable 2012 emissions, they will have time left to lobby via the Chinese government," Agtmaal added.
Nevertheless, Valero Ladron specified that "all the Chinese airlines operating in the EU acquired, on 30 September 2011, the required emission rights totalling 85% of quotas, which are allocated for free: this proves that the system works".
From 1 January 2012 all carriers flying to and from Europe will need to cover their carbon dioxide emissions and Air France said it is the first carrier to register for trading in emission rights directly on Bluenext.
Among other policies, the government said it will aim to launch a bilateral offset credit mechanism in 2013, under which Japan will get emission rights from developing countries in exchange for providing them with energy-saving technologies.
According to the company's own calculations, changes in regulations in 2013 and a new pricing of CO2 emission rights could drive up its annual costs by some SEK7bn, the daily said.
2) thousand tons of carbon dioxide emission rights.
Taipei, July 20, 2011 (CENS)--The United Kingdom has recently agreed to allow Taiwan to trade carbon emission rights on its U.