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A licence to carry on polluting?
Posted: 7 December 2006

Far from being a solution to global warming, carbon trading is little more than a way for big polluters to continue business as usual, says Larry Lohmann on NewScientistTech (subscription required).

Sweden leads the race to go green as consumers shun 'dirty' products
Dateline: 8 June 2012
Carbon credits are dead - long live greenbucks! It finally dawned on eco-conscious consumers in the West that their old habit of outsourcing polluting production processes to the East was backfiring on their ideals. At the same time the EU dropped the unworkable carbon tax - carbon credit scheme in favor of direct support for green industries. The shift has caught some manufacturers by ...
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