The green question

Brazilian-born Pedro Moura-Costa started his career as a forester in Malaysia, planting trees on behalf of carbon-conscious Dutch power companies. His career reached a turning point when he developed a method of certifying emissions reductions for the government of Costa Rica in 1996. This methodology would later form the basis of the UN Clean Development Mechanism's certified emissions reductions (CERs), the tradable credits derived from emissions reductions projects that Kyoto countries ca