Faltering climate talks hinder business certainty

Burke, Tom
September 2009
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Sep2009, Issue 416, p51
The author looks at the impact on business certainty of climate negotiations to be made in Copenhagen, Denmark on December 2009. He states that the landscape of business risk and opportunity will be transformed by climate change and climate change policy. He cites that carbon traders will invest very large sums of money on the outcome of the negotiations. He notes that commitment of emerging economies to carbon mitigation is critical to the advancement of the climate negotiations.


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