Permit - Definition, glossary, details

A permit is a legal permission authorising the holder to emit a defined quantity of greenhouse gases. Under emission trading scheme, a permit is equivalent to one ton of CO2 equivalent. If a company emits less greenhouse gases than authorized they can sell permits within the trading scheme.

Other Terms

Pre-Combustion Carbon Capture Post combustion carbon capture Pyrolysis
Pelletizing Physical Absorption Physical Adsorption
Pulverized Coal Combustion Polar amplification Point Source
Physical trapping Particulate matter

Power Plant CCS - Glossary

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