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Schornsteine in der Dämmerung
(Photo: v15ben/

The Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) supports a wide range of activities within the context of international carbon markets. It aims to promote innovative approaches in order to increase the performance of carbon mechanisms, advance their scope towards hitherto neglected areas, and ensure their environmental integrity and contribution to sustainable development. In this section, the portfolio of different initiatives is presented.