Carbon market failure due to recession and over-large credits
- EU to launch emissions trading. // Power Economics;Nov2001, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p10
The article states the European Union will launch the world's first international carbon trading scheme in 2005 under plans signed by the European Commission and mentions that European businesses lobbied against the measures due to concerns carbon trading would leave at a competitive disadvantage.
- Untitled. Watson, Frank // Aviation Week & Space Technology;6/7/2010, Vol. 172 Issue 22, p16
The article discusses price trends for European Union emissions allowances (EUA) for carbon dioxide emissions. The article notes a European Commission report on greenhouse gas targets. Report topics mentioned include emission reductions associated with the global recession and economic growth...
- EU states split on post-2030 green targets. // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Oct2013, Issue 464, p7
The article reports that there are conflicts among European Union (EU) member states over possible energy and climate targets for 2030 based on responses to a European Commission consultation released in the first week of September 2013. According to the author, the responses show that no other...
- Big UK energy firms rail at 2030 EU goals. // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Oct2013, Issue 464, p8
The article reports that the European Union (EU) should not set a target for renewable energy for 2030 as it would hamper the carbon market and likely lead to a permanent subsidy for some technologies, according to major energy firm EDF. According to the author, RWE Npower and Eon share the same...
- ETU Victoria rejects Labor's carbon plan. Butler, Simon // Green Left Weekly;7/27/2011, Issue 888, p5
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- Crown carbon tick. // Travel Daily;2/21/2012, p3
The article reports that the Carbon Offset Program of Crowne Melbourne Ltd. has been approved by the National Carbon Offset Standard in Victoria.
- Carbon: Doubt in Australia's emissions scheme. Jotzo, Frank // Nature;7/5/2012, Vol. 487 Issue 7405, p38
A letter to the editor is presented regarding the emission-trading schemes introduced by the government of Australia.
- Are the limit values proposed by the new European Directive 2008/50 for PM2.5 safe for health? Linares, Cristina; Díaz, Julio; Tobías, Aurelio // European Journal of Public Health;Aug2009, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p357
In this article, the author reflects on the implication of the proposed European Directive 2008/50 for PM2.5 on health sector in various countries in Europe. The author believes that the goal of reducing carbon emission of particulate matter by 2.5 is not feasible in large cities because there...
- SOUR MILK…. Wasley, Andrew // Ecologist;Oct2010, Vol. 40 Issue 16, p1
The author introduces the issue noting topics that include the environmental impacts associated with modern dairy farms, government policy regarding conservation areas in Great Britain, carbon trading in Tanzania, and bush-meat trade in Guinea-Bissau.