Mexico to roll out pilot carbon trading market in 2017

Published 01:58 on August 16, 2016  /  Last updated at 23:20 on August 16, 2016  /  Americas, Mexico  /  No Comments

Mexico will launch a pilot emissions trading scheme next year covering 60 major power generators, manufacturers, and transport firms, the government announced, as it gears up efforts to use market-based mechanism to cut carbon.

(Corrects paragraph 3 to quote environment minister Rafael Pacciano not president Pena Nieto)

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