Thursday, March 08, 2007

Carbon offsets -- a global warming strategy, or simply an indulgence?

Carbon offsets are all the rage. But are they really a solution to global warming?


http://www.tompaine.com/articles/2007/03/08/indulging_in_carbon.php

1 comment:

Janis Mara said...

I imagine there are situations in which carbon offsetting can be useful and helpful. The thing that bothers me about it is that it seems as if it might encourage people to just go ahead with their wasteful ways instead of making changes. Here's an interesting take on the matter - a Web site that offers cheating offsets to straying spouses: http://www.cheatneutral.com/projects/