Monthly Archives: October 2008

Regional CO2 cap-and-trade program (RGGI) is launched: how will auction revenues be spent?

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI)—the first mandatory market-based system in the US for reducing CO2 emissions—got off to an official start last week.  Ten northeastern and mid-Atlantic states have opted into this regional cap-and-trade program designed to curb carbon … Continue reading

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