24 Nov '17, 8am

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With electric buses , a huge forthcoming wind farm , and dozens of ecotastic buildings , South Korea is a leader in implementing sustainable development and promoting greener choices. As a part of a new policy plan announced by the Ministry of Environment, the Asian country has begun offering “green credits” for consumers who embrace a low-carbon lifestyle. The ministry issued green credit chips that are embedded into consumers’ credit cards. The chips store points when a cardholder buys certified green products or pays for green services, like public transportation . The credits can be redeemed for cash or they can be used to lower utility bills. Something as simple as saying no to a paper cup at a coffee shop or properly recycling batteries can rack up the carbon points. The ministry issued green credit chips that are embedded into consumers’ credit cards. The chips stor...

Full article: https://inhabitat.com/south-korea-launches-eco-credits-pr...

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