Considering a Cap-and-Trade System

Fugazy, Danielle
May 2009
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;5/4/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 18, p23
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.


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