TITLE

Scoring with offsets

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Green Futures;Mar/Apr2007, Issue 63, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Mike Mason, the founder of Climate Care, regarding the potential of carbon offsetting to finance sustainable, low-carbon development is presented. He explained that the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) allows industrialized countries to offset their own carbon emissions. He also mentioned about Voluntary Code of Best Practice for the voluntary offset market.
ACCESSION #
25639339

 

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