TITLE

Considering a Cap-and-Trade System

AUTHOR(S)
Fugazy, Danielle
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;5/4/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 18, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a cap-and-trade system proposed by U.S. President Barack Obama aimed at preventing global warming. Lawmakers were asked by Obama to craft legislation that will herald the possibility of a cap-and-trade system as a potential solution to climate change by providing more renewable energy. The system would hold allowances for each ton of carbon dioxide released into the atmosphere.
ACCESSION #
44127834

 

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