carbon trading


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carbon trading

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1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the trading by a country with a relatively low level of carbon dioxide emission of part of its emission entitlement to a country that has a higher level of emission
2. (Commerce) the trading by a country with a relatively low level of carbon dioxide emission of part of its emission entitlement to a country that has a higher level of emission
3. (Environmental Science) the trading by a country with a relatively low level of carbon dioxide emission of part of its emission entitlement to a country that has a higher level of emission
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One manifestation of this fundamental shift, which would be catalysed by a global warming agreement in Paris, is the potential creation of what may ultimately become a truly global carbon trading market involving Asia-Pacific, the European Union (EU) and currently state-level schemes in the Americas.
Carbon trading lobbyists say the mechanism is being given short shrift in the UNFCCC negotiations.
The new firm intends to help companies manage risks from carbon trading.
ISLAMABAD -- China is the world's second largest carbon trading market following the European Union (EU), according to data released.
China is said to have launched pilot Carbon Trading Emissions Schemes in seven cities, which includes Beijing, Tianjin, and Shanghai, and will gradually form a national carbon trading market by 2020 to realize CO2 emissions reduction goals.
FRANKFURT Thu Apr 10, 2014(Reuters) - Frankfurt prosecutors on Thursday sought the arrest of a British national in connection with suspected tax fraud worth 58 million euros ($80 million), widening a carbon trading probe that has also drawn in Deutsche Bank.
Environmental markets advisor Frunza is a former carbon trading broker.
China is launching its first carbon trading scheme in seven cities and provinces, with the pilot project in the city of Shenzhen being rolled out today.
Summary: China, the world's largest carbon emitter launched on Tuesday its first carbon trading scheme aimed .
April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A vote of confidence today from California business leaders as California's carbon trading program prepares to expand.
Mikro-Tek was one of the first Canadian companies to engage in these fully-audited projects, but because Canada is not a signatory to the Kyoto Protocol, there is no developed carbon trading system here.
To ensure the smooth functioning of carbon trading business in Pakistan, CDM related infrastructure was developed.