Japan Signs Deal to Offset Emissions With Technology for Kenya

Japan agreed to offset greenhouse gas emissions by transferring energy-management technology to Kenya, after deals with Mongolia, Bangladesh and Ethiopia this year, the Ministry of the Environment said in a statement.

Under such bilateral offsets Japan also uses the country’s technology to protect forests in developing countries.

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