Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), listens during a news conference after a week long preparatory meeting at the U.N. in Geneva February 13, 2015. REUTERS/DENIS BALIBOUSE
reuters.com - Reporting by Nina Chestney; editing by Jane Merriman - October 28, 2015
A climate change deal to be agreed in Paris in December will not be able to come up with a global carbon price, the United Nations' climate chief, Christiana Figueres, said on Tuesday. . .
. . . the difficulties of bringing together different carbon schemes from countries around the world means the goal of a global carbon price remains elusive.
"(Many have said) we need a carbon price and (investment) would be so much easier with a carbon price, but life is much more complex than that," Figueres told a climate investor event in London.
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