Environmental Trading

For many years, economists around the world have argued that market-based pollution control programs are more efficient, promote more invention and innovation, and are easier to manage than so-called command-and-control regulatory programs.  Today, many countries have developed energy-related and environmental-related trading programs.  Among the programs are the Kyoto Protocol and European Union greenhouse gas (GHG) regulatory programs. Below are some good web sites for research. Use the Super Search engine above for detailed research.

For daily and weekly commercial and policy news regarding greenhouse gas trading, click here to see a summary of different web-sites.