South Korea launches world's second largest carbon market

James Murray
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Emissions trading scheme officially comes online this week, promising a further boost to global carbon market

The first trades in South Korea's new national emissions trading (ETS) scheme took place yesterday, as the second largest carbon market in the world was officially launched. Following years of planning,...

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