Policy status:Planned
Date Effective:1999
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Market-based instruments
Policy Target:
Description:Japan and Russia have announced an agreement in which Japan will assist Russian businesses in reducing their GHG emissions and, in return, will receive credits for those reductions to count toward Japans GHG target. According to the plan, personnel from Japanese firms will visit about 20 Russian facilities, including power plants, pipelines, and steel mills, and to assist in improving the plants energy efficiency. The project will be supported by loans from the Export-Import Bank of Japan.

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