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There's Still One Part of the Paris Agreement That Hasn't Been Finalized. She Wants to Change That

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Countries have long agreed that emissions could be cut faster by allowing carbon trading-where one nation or business pays for projects that reduce emissions in another country, and then counts those reductions in their own targets. These carbon markets would funnel funds to the projects that cut emissions most efficiently -potentially reducing costs of meeting targets by up to 79%. But without strong rules, two countries might count the same emission cuts twice, or a business might be paid for doing things it would have done anyway.
Andrea Meza, Costa Rica 's Minister of the Environment...
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