Emissions Trading Schemes in Practice

Emissions Trading Schemes in Practice

Nicola Steen

30 years: Emissions Trading Schemes

The implementation of an emissions trading scheme involves a lot more considerations than in theory. In this video Nicola Steen explains how trading schemes have been implemented in the real world.

The implementation of an emissions trading scheme involves a lot more considerations than in theory. In this video Nicola Steen explains how trading schemes have been implemented in the real world.

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Emissions Trading Schemes in Practice

7 mins 44 secs

Overview

The birth of global emissions trading schemes happened as a result of the The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). The UNFCCC brought together global and conducted discussions. The result of these discussions had huge implications for the future of emissions trading schemes especially around regulatory aspects in different nations.

Key learning objectives:

  • Understand the involvement of the UNFCCC in helping launch emissions trading schemes globally

  • Understand the landscape of regional project rules

  • Comprehend the illustration of emission trading schemes

  • Understand how to calculate emission reductions from projects

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Nicola Steen

Nicola Steen

Nicola Steen has been working on using market mechanisms to reduce levels of greenhouse gas emissions since 1989. She helped instigate the pan-industry and government discussions that led to the UK Emissions Trading Group and the first pan-economy emissions trading scheme in the world. Most recently, she is working again on the voluntary carbon markets, seeing new capital and attention moving towards bolstering sustainable solutions.

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