Deferring the Dial Down

In the fifth episode of their COP26 coverage, the Eurasian Climate Brief team interview Gilles Dufrasne,  a policy officer of advocacy organisation Carbon Market Watch.

Committed to coal. Bełchatów power station, Poland.

Dufrasne explains what carbon offsetting is, highlighting some of the pitfalls of the market system, and how Russia and Poland are pushing for lax offset rules.

Photograph courtesy of Ville Tanskanen. Published under a Creative Commons license.