Handbook of Environmental and Sustainable Finance by Vikash Ramiah, Greg N. Gregoriou

By Vikash Ramiah, Greg N. Gregoriou

The use of monetary strategies and instruments to form improvement is hardly ever new, yet their contemporary adoption through advocates of sustainable environmental administration has created possibilities for innovation in company and regulatory teams. The Handbook of Environmental and Sustainable Finance summarizes the newest traits and attitudes in environmental finance, balancing empirical study with conception and purposes. It captures the evolution of environmental finance from a distinct segment scholarly box to a mainstream subdiscipline, and it offers glimpses of destiny instructions for study. masking implications from the Kyoto and Paris Protocols, it offers an intellectually cohesive exam of difficulties, possibilities, and metrics worldwide.

  • Introduces the most recent advancements in environmental economics, sustainable accounting paintings, and environmental/sustainable finance
  • Explores the results of environmental legislation at the economic climate and businesses
  • Emphasizes examine concerning the trade-environmental legislation nexus, suitable for economics and enterprise students

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As water pollution affects drinking water, fishing, and swimming, the CWA (EPA 27) and the NPDES Permit Program (EPA 28) control water pollution by regulating point sources that discharge pollutants into waters. 8 TOXIC RELEASE INVENTORY Following the toxic methyl isocyanate gas leak in Bhopal, India, in 1984, a similar incident occurred in 1985 in West Virginia with around 135 residents treated for eye, throat, and lung irritation; thus in 1986 Congress passed the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) (EPA 29) where the objective is to have an emergency plan for and to provide the public with information about the release of toxic chemicals in communities.

UNFCCC, 2012. Doha Amendment to the Kyoto Protocol. Bonn, Germany. UNFCCC, 2013. Report of the Conference of the Parties Serving as the Meetings of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol on its Eighth Session. 8, Bonn, Germany. UNFCCC, 2014. CDM: CDM InsightsdIntelligence about the CDM at the End of Each Month. ). UNFCCC, 2015. CDM Fact Sheet: Leveraging Private Finance, Delivering Verified Results. Bonn, Germany. World Bank, 2011. Climate Change E-learning Course for Parliamentarians and Parliamentary Staff.

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