With the opening its doors in Dublin, Ireland, the Convention Centre Dublin (CCD) claims it is the world's first zero carbon conference center.
Part I provided a brief explanation of carbon credit trading, but now the question is whether or not such a market is effective in stemming global warming. The answer is not as straight forward as one might think.
The Way it Could Be:
The market of carbon credit purchasing has doubled since 2007, reaching an estimated value of $708 million in 2009. With all the information swirling around there, a breakdown of what carbon credits are and how they work might be useful.