Tagged: carbon trading
How much money is on the table to combat climate change, where it comes from and how it flows will be at the heart of global climate negotiations at the end of this year in Cancun.
IPS staffer Daphne Wysham debates whether a Carbon Cap and Trade Policy is the best economically viable method to achieve a sustainable level of carbon emissions in the United States.
With a city motto of "Exclusively Industrial," the town of Vernon was already a pollution magnet. Then offsets made it worse.
G8 leaders' seclusion at the Lake Toyako resort was symbolic of their larger isolation from global public opinion on fighting global warming.
Daphne Wysham and Janet Redman discuss ways to address the climate crisis at home and abroad.
The World Bank irresponsibly and recklessly continues to perpetuate the world’s dependence on climate-altering fossil fuels while profiting from carbon trading, a dubious remedy to climate change.
As it outsources emissions cuts, the World Bank is dealing from both ends of the climate change deck.
The threat of global warming, argues columnist Walden Bello, requires a fundamental shift in the global economic system.
Bush still balks on global warming, Australia changes its tune, and activists insist on climate justice.
Little green (business) men have hijacked the climate debate. Their market-based proposals are out of this world and not in a good way.