- What is cap and trade? Toronto Star
- Emissions Trading Worldwide - International Carbon Action.
- Cap and Trade - US Forest Service
What is cap and trade? Toronto Star
A carbon tax is a fee placed on greenhouse gas pollution mainly from burning fossil fuels.
Emissions Trading Worldwide - International Carbon Action.
The EU emissions trading system (EU ETS) is a cornerstone of the EU's policy to combat climate change and its key tool for reducing greenhouse gas emissions cost-effectively. A cap is set on the total amount of certain greenhouse gases that can be emitted by installations covered by the system.
The “cap” sets a limit on emissions, which is lowered over time to reduce the amount of pollutants released into the atmosphere.
Cap and Trade - US Forest Service
A central authority (usually a governmental body) sets a limit or cap on the amount of a pollutant that may be emitted.
Countries with a cap and trade system:
Rating: 93 / 100
Overall: 95 Rates