New report demands Carbon Quotas be introduced

30th March 2009
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Personal Carbon Quotas need to be introduced at a ‘community scale’ new report from the RSA concludes
 

The RSA's excellent Carbon Limited Project, which aims to test the concept of Personal Carbon Quotas amongst a group of willing volunteers, has produced a report looking at its experience so far. 

Key recommendations include building upon existing information gathering schemes, such as store loyalty cards, and introducing carbon trading on a community level to encourage adoption.

Read the report here

This article first appeared in the Ecologist April 2009

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