TITLE

China confirms 2016 national carbon market plans

PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Bridges Trade BioRes;Dec2014, Vol. 8 Issue 10, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the confirmation of China regarding its plans to establish the largest carbon market in 2016. The largest carbon emitter has pledge to use a market-based tool to mitigate the country's greenhouse gas emissions. Top climate change official Su Wei confirms China's effort to set rules for a national carbon permit trading scheme.
ACCESSION #
100778564

 

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