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Market Firm Aims To Ease CO2 Trades With First-Time Global Price Index

October 3, 2019
A London-based market research company has created “the first benchmark for the global price of carbon” that it says will make carbon trading easier, building on the growing consensus that carbon pricing, including cap-and-trade rules and offsets, will be an important part of the transition to a worldwide low-carbon economy. The new private-sector action reflects the rapid rise of private support for government rules, shaping a new multi-faceted “environmental enterprise” that goes well beyond the mainly regulatory system of EPA’s...

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