Framework Convention

In addition, the Executive Secretary of UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, Yvo de Boer called for the extension of the climatic negotiations. In the same proposal in favor UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and Prime Minister of Denmark Lars Lokke Rasmussen. Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said that Russia was ready for the conference in Copenhagen support the new binding policy document on climate, which will replace the Kyoto Protocol, but under two conditions: in this agreement shall be joined perfectly to all countries and in the document should fully take into account the possibility of Russian forests to absorb carbon dioxide. Russia will join the trade greenhouse gases last week, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin signed a document for a new mechanism implementation of the Kyoto Protocol, under which Russian companies will be able to join the global trade in greenhouse emissions. According to the signed protocol and enterprise companies can sell abroad greenhouse gas emissions and invest the money in energy efficiency.

As a mediator between businesses and Economic Development, which will review and approve the application, will perform Sberbank of Russia. Previously, companies could also participate in trading greenhouse gas emissions, but there were some difficulties in this matter, and none of the applications were not approved by the Ministry of Economic Development. In addition, have now been removed size limitations of emissions that can be sold. In Russia, make amendments to the Law on Environmental Protection Ministry of Environment has developed a draft federal law amending the law 'On Protection environment '.