Trading Emissions Plc is a closed-ended investment company, which specializes in renewable energy projects and emission instruments such as carbon credits. It invests in a range of environmental instruments with a focus on the units produced by projects developed under the Clean Development Mechanism and Joint Implementation of the Kyoto Protocol. The company's main investment objective is to make capital profits from purchasing emissions assets at appropriate prices in the European Economic Area. It seeks to generate income from the provision of finance for selected programs such as aggregation, monetization, collateralization and other innovative approaches to carbon trading markets. The company was founded on March 15, 2005 and is headquartered in Douglas, the United Kingdom.