carbon trading

noun

the trading by a country with a relatively low level of carbon dioxide emission of part of its emission entitlement to a country that has a higher level of emission

Nearby words

  1. carbon star,
  2. carbon steel,
  3. carbon tax,
  4. carbon tetrachloride,
  5. carbon tissue,
  6. carbon value,
  7. carbon well,
  8. carbon-14 dating,
  9. carbon-date,
  10. carbon-nitrogen cycle

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