The report is a one stop shop for learning about key developments and prospects of existing and emerging carbon initiatives. A challenging international carbon market has not stopped the development of domestic carbon pricing initiatives. Today, about 40 national and over 20 sub-national jurisdictions responsible for almost one fourth of global greenhouse gas emissions are putting a price on carbon. Together, these initiatives cover the equivalent of almost 6 gigatons of carbon dioxide, or about 12% of global emissions.Table 6 145 146 147 148 149 150 carbon pricing instruments in japan Level Type of instrument Name Sub-national (Tokyo) ... Source: Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan, Domestic Emissions Trading Scheme (Cap- and-Trade), anbsp;...
|Title||:||State and Trends of Carbon Pricing 2014|
|Author||:||World Bank World Bank|
|Publisher||:||World Bank Publications - 2014-05-28|