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An Emerging Market for the Environment: A Guide to Emissions Trading, United Nations Publication, First Edition 2002
Canada's Environmental Test Pilot Takes on Greenhouse Gases, by Sean Korney, MacLeod Dixon
This article provides background information related to Canada’s Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Trading Pilot (GERT).
Carbon Trading and Sequestration Projects Offer Global Warming Solutions (pdf format), by Prabhu Dayal, Environmental Managers magazine (March 2000)
Emissions Trading Education Initiative - Emissions Trading Handbook, The Environmental Defense Fund and the Emissions Marketing Association
Although this publication has a U.S. focus, it provides background information, approaches, and examples to explain the basics of emissions trading.
'GERT' Gets Going, MacLeod Dixon, Vantage - Environmental Law Bulletin, Winter 1999
“A new environmental pilot project is off to a small but noteworthy start. One of Canada's responses to the Kyoto Protocol was the Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Trading Pilot Project (GERT).”
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading, by David Stanford and Jeremy Thom, McCarthy TÃ©trault, October 2000
Let the Trading Begin - Canadian Companies Experiment with Emission Trading through GERT (pdf format), article by Deborah Bisson, Environmental Managers magazine (March 1999)
Partners for Climate Protection: For a Better Quality of Life (PCP)
“This program is the result of a merger of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities' 20% Club with the International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives' Canadian Cities for Climate Protection™ Campaign. The goal of the merged program remains to support Canadian municipal governments, to prepare and implement local climate action plans.”
Preparing for the Regulation of Greenhouse Gases, by Ron Ezekiel and Paul Wilson, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, Insight Information Co. Environmental Law 2001, May 2001
PSAC - Canada's Climate Change Voluntary Challenge & Registry Program Action Plan, July 1997, The Petroleum Services Association of Canada (PSAC)
Technology Early Action Measures (TEAM)
Technology Early Action Measures (TEAM) is a Government of Canada initiative which provides support to federal programs that fund technology projects to reduce greenhouse gas emissions nationally and internationally.
The Oil and Natural Gas Industry Foundation Paper, by the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) in collaboration with diverse oil and natural gas industry associations.
The Paper provides background information on the industry’s ability to contribute to greenhouse gas (GHG) reductions.
What Are Emission Reduction Credits?, by Natsource.com
Where Canada Stands on Greenhouse Emissions Reduction Trading, by Letha MacLachlan and Sean Korney, MacLeod Dixon, Vantage - Environmental Law Bulletin, Fall 1998
Where Credit is Due - Innovative Ways to Earn Credit for Reducing CO2 Emissions, Vantage - Environmental Law Bulletin, Winter 1998, by Sean Korney, MacLeod Dixon