Reducing Our Carbon Footprint: The Role of Markets

This documentary provides an introduction to carbon management and the role of carbon markets in helping to finance projects that will lead to the low-carbon world of tomorrow. This documentary addresses the following questions:

  • What is anthropogenic (human) CO2?
  • What is the relationship between energy, the economy, and human CO2 emissions?
  • What are the strategies for controlling human CO2 emissions?
  • What are the basic approaches to carbon markets?
  • How are carbon credits developed?
  • What is carbon trading?

"Reducing Our Carbon Footprint: The Role of Markets" premiered April 17, 2008, on Prairie Public Television.