THE TIMES: Elton John, Prince Harry and carbon offsetting

Press/Media: Expert comment

Release date: 1/9/2019

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Professor Kevin Anderson of Manchester University argues: “Offsetting is worse than doing nothing. It is without scientific legitimacy, is dangerously misleading and almost certainly contributes to a net increase in the absolute rate of global emissions growth.”

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TitleCarbon offsetting
Media name/outletThe Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date1/09/19
DescriptionProfessor Kevin Anderson of Manchester University argues: “Offsetting is worse than doing nothing. It is without scientific legitimacy, is dangerously misleading and almost certainly contributes to a net increase in the absolute rate of global emissions growth.”
URLhttps://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/economic-outlook-with-deflation-on-our-doosteps-interesting-times-may-turn-into-the-big-chill-dh2rsgk6x
PersonsKevin Anderson