The Online Books Page

Browsing subject area: Carbon offsetting (Include extended shelves)
You can also browse an alphabetical list from this subject or from:

Carbon offsetting

Here are entered works on the practice of compensating for the carbon dioxide emissions produced by one activity or in one location, by voluntarily paying for a corresponding reduction in such emissions produced by a different activity or in a different location. Works on an internationally regulated, market-based \"cap-and-trade\" program designed to reduce the emission of polluting gases into the atmosphere by allowing participating polluting nations or companies to either reduce their total emissions or buy credits from less polluting nations or companies are entered under Emissions trading.

See also what's at your library, or elsewhere.

Broader term:Related term:Used for:
  • Carbon offset trade
  • Carbon trading
Filed under: Carbon offsetting

Items below (if any) are from related and broader terms.

Filed under: Emissions trading Filed under: Emissions trading -- South Africa Filed under: Carbon dioxide mitigation Filed under: Carbon dioxide mitigation -- United States

Help with reading books -- Report a bad link -- Suggest a new listing

Home -- Search -- New Listings -- Authors -- Titles -- Subjects -- Serials

Books -- News -- Features -- Archives -- The Inside Story

Edited by John Mark Ockerbloom (onlinebooks@pobox.upenn.edu)
OBP copyrights and licenses.