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Rio delays carbon market launch after industry resistance

RIO DE JANEIRO, June 22 (Reuters Point Carbon) – Brazil’s second largest state Rio de Janeiro has delayed indefinitely the launch of its carbon cap-and-trade system amid strong pushback by local industry to the market, which it says would increase operation costs for companies, a state official confirmed.

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