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By Terry Tamminen (auth.)

Holds severe info that's wanted by way of somebody who desires to know how to earn money from 'green' know-how and the way to prevent investments that may quickly be afflicted by hidden carbon liabilities. Readers will discover ways to de-code a very important part of this new financial motive force - carbon credit, the world's first universal currency.

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CRACKING THE CARBON CODE STEP ONE 39 "New York Prepares for Era ofHigh Seas," Wall StreetJournal, September 11, 2009. "Nine Industries That Are Serewed by Climate Change," Discover Magazine, Oetober 3,2009. "Phase-out of ineandeseent light bulbs," Wikipedia, aeeessed Deeember 22, 2009. Soylent Green, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1973. net/programs/climate. aeeessed Oetober 1, 2009. Stolaroff,Joshuah. S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions (Athens, GA: Product Poliey Institute, 2009). Tamminen, Terry, Sasha Abelson, and Kristina Haddad.

Regulating any of these sources demands data. S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) issued a rule in late 2009 that covers reporting requirements for these major emitters, about 10,000 installations overall (installations that emit 25,000 metric tons or more ofC0 2 per year). Most of the reporting is at each installation, but some fossil fuel suppliers report at the corporate level. The first report is due in March 2011 for emissions during calendar year 2010. S. emissions. In addition to those sources that will be regulated first, it is equally useful to note wh ich industries are NOT directly covered by these data-reporting rules-at least not yet: • Electronics manufacturing and sulfur hexafluoride emissions from electrical equipment • Oil and natural gas systems • Ethanol production • Fluorinated chemical production • Food processing • Industriallandfills Underground coal mines (and suppliers of coal); magnesium production; and wastewater treatment facilities were originally proposed to be exempted, but were since included in the reporting requirements.

Using much the same rhetoric on November 18, 2008, two months prior to being sworn in as the forty-fourth president ofthe United States, Barack Obama addressed the Governors' Summit. "The science is beyond dispute," the president-elect said with the now-familiar rhetorical certitude. "The facts are clear. Now is the time to confront this challenge. " In 2009, comprehensive legislation to tackle climate change was passed by the House ofRepresentatives and in 2010 the Senate began to address the issue based on the solutions already being designed and deployed by individual states.

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