Barclays Bank, British Gas and RBS implicated in ‘scandalous’ carbon trading scheme

British companies accused of profiting from emissions trading scheme while consumers foot the bill

Ecologist – 24th June, 2010

British companies are taking part in a complex carbon credits trading scheme that has created a lucrative and inefficient market for the destruction of a potent greenhouse gas.

The Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) has criticised Barclays Bank, Royal Bank of Scotland and British Gas of colluding with a number of Chinese and Indian chemical companies in financing the destruction of HFC-23.

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Posted on 27 June, 2010, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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