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World Bank Signs Two Emission Reduction Purchase Agreements with Thailand

© World Bank5 June 2009: The World Bank has signed carbon finance agreements with two Thai companies that will lead to reductions in greenhouse gas emissions through the improvement of an ethanol refinery and wastewater treatment at an ethanol production plant.

The Emission Reduction Purchase Agreements make investment in clean technology more affordable and attractive to business operators who may not have access to the capital to support needed new investment. [World Bank Press Release, 5 June 2009] [World Bank Press Release, 28 May 2009]