Although the current investment climate for carbon credits is a bright one, the future could hold even more promise -- in a very big way. As of now most of the industrialized countries in the world are working under some sort of carbon tax system as prescribed by the Kyoto protocols. However, the world's three biggest polluters are not: India, China and the U.S. When these countries sign on to the protocols then the market should explode.
Tom Aikins is a Bangkok-based consultant specializing in search engine optimization and internet marketing at www.seonorthamerica.com. He regularly presents seminars on these subjects and also writes about the carbon offset industry for the website www.carbonoffsetstandard.com