Kyoto Protocol extension on shaky ground
An agreement for a second commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol is already at risk of collapse, with Belarus threatening to withdraw from the 2013-20 trading period.
IETA to help build 'business-readiness' for new emissions markets
The International Emissions Trading Association has set up an initiative to build support within the business community for emerging carbon markets in developing countries.
EU and China: coming together on climate change?
The new cooperation between the EU and China on developing emissions trading systems raised hopes of a longer-term link between the two. But could this also pave the way for increased cooperation in other areas of climate policy, asks Joshua Speckman
Qantas strikes first major CFI deal
Australian airline Qantas is to buy up to 1.5 million carbon credits over five years from a land restoration project developed by RM Williams Agricultural Holdings.