04.03.2009 - Turkey to become key carbon market to kick CO2 habit
From Todayszaman.com: Voluntary carbon trading projects in Turkey have increased rapidly, reaching 45 from 30 in the first quarter of 2008 and resulting in a greenhouse gas reduction of about 5 million tons and about 20 million euros in gains, making Turkey a key candidate in the world market, especially after the Kyoto Protocol expires. Turkey's ratification of the Kyoto Protocol, a UN-led pact to combat climate change, ushered the country into a new era and with it into new projects to catch up with the developments since the accord was first agreed upon by world governments in 1997. .... Full Article: Source *A SQUARE's recent webinar on carbon-led investing* - with voice-over (which non-A SQUARE subscribers can purchase individually) can be accessed here: http://www.opalesque.com/asquare/509/Webinar_Carbon_Led_Investing.html