02 Sep '11, 3pm

#London #Games - London Olympics Drops Carbon Offset Pledge - Environmental Leader

The committee is now aiming to reduce some emissions at source, and instead of buying formal carbon credits, LOCOG has appointed BP Plc’s Target Neutral unit to offset the 34,000 tons of CO2 that travellers to the games are expected to generate. Target Neutral will also offset the emissions from 5,000 official Games vehicles, and will advise visitors on how to reduce their carbon footprint, Bloomberg reported.

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/09/02/london-olym...

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