carbon trade

San Franciso Airport to get the World’s First Carbon Kiosks

September 17, 2009 / 1 Comment

Air travel is a huge source of carbon emissions. Though very little can be done at the moment to reduce emissions, green minded travelers will be able to purchase carbon offsets at the San Francisco airport. The carbon kiosks at the SF airport are the result of a partnership between the city and 3Degrees, an SF based carbon firm.

US Law on Carbon Cap-and-Trade Scheme Expected to Pass

June 2, 2009 / No Comments

Professionals connected with the carbon market are hoping that the United States Congress would soon give approval to a federal “cap-and-trade” scheme that is bound to boost emissions trading. [caption id="attachment_5414" align="aligncenter" width="450" caption="Fiddlers Ferry Coal Power Station near Liverpool"][/caption] It was the existing Kyoto Protocol that laid the foundations for emissions trading by imposing caps on emissions in Europe and other ...