SESHA 2008 Symposium - Abstract

Carbon Trading Benefits and Cautions

Trowbridge, Philip
(Kestrel Management Services)

Each day, there is more and more information about carbon trading and the carbon trading markets. Two U.S. trading entities, Cantor 2e and The Chicago Climate Exchange, are options being investigated by many companies. While there are certainly potential economic benefits associated with participation in trading schemes, making a well informed decision to offer or purchase credits will minimize economic and reputational risks. This presentation will review the pros and cons associated with carbon trading with particular focus on Cantor 2e and the Chicago Climate Exchange.

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