Forests, Carbon Markets and Hot Air: Why the Carbon Stored in Forests Should not be Traded

REDD-Monitor, a blog dedicated to examining Reduced Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD), features a piece by Chris Lang on why carbon stored in forests should be off limits to markets. The piece was originally published in “Upsetting the Offset: The Political Economy of Carbon Markets,” edited by Steffen Bohm and Siddhartha Dabhi, Mayfly books, December 2009. Read the full text here.

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~ by climatejusticeresearch on January 13, 2010.

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