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RGGI States Stress Broader Focus As Environmentalists Urge Strict Cap

April 20, 2017
Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) state officials are defending their decision to drop consideration of a post-2020 cap that declines by 5 percent per year, urging environmentalists who are pushing the more stringent GHG cap to take a broader look at the cap-and-trade program and design elements that could help curb emissions. Environmentalists urged the RGGI states several times over the course of an April 20 webinar to model a scenario based on the more stringent 5 percent annual cap...

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