Spotlight on COP26: a new era for carbon markets?
Partner Global Co-Head International Environment, Climate and Regulatory Law Group
17 November 2021
Well-functioning carbon markets have enormous potential for governments and the private sector in particular. Compliance based markets create the opportunity to drive emissions reductions. Voluntary carbon markets will play a significant role in helping corporates meet their net zero targets. Both types of market can act as a mechanism to transfer significant funds into emissions reduction or avoidance projects across developed and developing countries.