From Businessweek.com: No, that headline isn’t wrong. And no, it’s not a trick to get you to read this posting (although hopefully it helps). While reporting for a recent article on Europe’s cap-and-trade carbon dioxide market, I came across an eco-financing trend that could have implications when/if the U.S. unveils its own federally-mandated emissions trading scheme.
In short, Europe’s heavy industry, such as oil refiners and steel manufacturers, has turned the Continent’s carbon market into a new source of financing to cover running costs. …. Full Article: Source
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