MPs attack scrapping of personal carbon trading scheme

MPs have condemned the government’s recent decision to halt its research and promotion of a personal carbon trading scheme (ENDS Report 400, p 17 ). The House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee says carbon trading by households and individuals - similar to trading done by firms under the EU’s Emissions Trading Scheme - is likely to be a better option than carbon taxes.

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