Emissions Allowance Trading Documentation

23 May 2008

In Europe, the E.U. Emissions Trading Scheme set up under Directive 2003/87/EC facilitates the trading of greenhouse gas emissions allowances and credits by emitters and third parties, whether for compliance purposes or for financial gain, and now accounts for more than 60% of the global carbon market.

In Europe, the E.U. Emissions Trading Scheme set up under Directive 2003/87/EC facilitates the trading of greenhouse gas emissions allowances and credits by emitters and third parties, whether for compliance purposes or for financial gain, and now accounts for more than 60% of the global carbon market. The ...

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