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Carbon Mechanisms Review 03-2016: From Kyoto to Paris

The latest issue of the Carbon Mechanisms Review features a number of articles on initiatives paving the way for the transition of the market mechanisms of the Kyoto world into the new Paris framework. 

From the contents:

  • A Transformative Policy Approach
    Germany launches initiative on abatement of nitrous oxide emissions in nitric acid production
  • Defining the Essentials
    ICAO's offsetting mechanism: avoiding double counting of emission reductions
  • Tapping the Synergies
    Accelerating mitigation ambition through enhanced coordination of local CDM/GCF authorities
  • Minimizing the Risks
    Addressing environmental integrity challenges for crediting under Article 6
  • An Example for Future Voluntary Activities
    Carbon Neutral Business Trips of the German Federal Government


Carbon Mechanisms Review 3-2016. From Kyoto to Paris - New market initiatives combine both the old and the new UNFCCC framework. Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy. Wuppertal - 32 p., 5 figures, 1 table. URL:

Further Information

Overview Newsletter / Magazine

Date: September 2016
Type: Carbon Mechanisms Review