30 Nov '11, 12pm

The carbon con: the true cost of offsetting - News - The Ecologist

The carbon con: the true cost of offsetting - News - The Ecologist

NEWS ANALYSIS Special report UN-backed coal power station linked to deforestation and land grabbing An Ecologist investigation reveals how the largest coal power plant to be awarded UN carbon credit funds is displacing poor communities and destroying forest in India. Luke Starr reports from Madhya Pradesh INVESTIGATION Exclusive film Mexico's poor suffer as food speculation fuels tortilla crisis A surge in financial speculation on maize is causing vastly inflated prices for corn tortillas - a sacred staple in Mexico - and threatening the health and livelihoods of the country's poor. Tom Levitt investigates SPECIAL CONTENT EFU Film: The Killing Fields – human rights abuses and environmental devastation in Paraguay’s soya fields Cheap meat has become a way of life in much of Europe, but the full price is being paid across Latin America as vast soya plantations and their atte...

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