Personal carbon trading (PCT) aims to reduce carbon emissions from household energy use and/or personal transport by allocating equal, tradable allowances to individuals, which will reduce over time. This article summarises the latest research into PCT and shows how it is being explored further via academic research, business and community initiatives. PCT had a moment in the UK political and policy limelight in 2007/08. Data is presented, showing how media interest has waxed and waned over ...Expand abstract
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- This article has now been published as Fawcett, T. (2012). 'Personal carbon trading: is now the right time?', Carbon Management, 3(3), 283-291.
Personal carbon trading: is now the right time?
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