Carbon trading for individuals is 'achievable'

September 2007
Utility Week;9/14/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p9
Trade Publication
The article stresses that a personal trading scheme which gives people their own carbon dioxide emissions allocation and allows them to buy and sell allocations is possible to achieve, according to Carbon Ltd., a group formed by the British Royal Society of the Arts (RSA) to analyze options for personal carbon trading. The group also noted that the scheme could be aligned with other measures. Carbon Ltd. added that the initiative should initially be voluntary so there could be a strong public conversation about its design before it became compulsory.


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