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UN panel wants halt to CDM coal projects

Friday 8 Jul 11 11:00am

A United Nations panel of technical experts has called for the immediate suspension of coal projects under the Clean Development Mechanisms after an analysis revealed that current rules could lead to millions of artificial carbon credits, the lobby group CDM Watch says.

The CDM Executive Board is expected to make a decision at its upcoming meeting next week in Marrakesh.

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