Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions are said to lead to global warming, and the burning of fossil fuels represents a large part of the anthropogenic emissions of CO2. 1,284 more words
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Gov. Kate Brown’s win and strengthened Democratic majorities in the Oregon Legislature help set the stage for passage of a cap-and-trade bill in 2019, a key backer said. 13 more words
Rural communities will bear the brunt of the cost if cap and trade becomes law.
Lawmakers in the Oregon State Legislature are meeting this fall to consider adopting a new law called “cap and trade,” which is intended to reduce our state’s greenhouse gas emissions. 56 more words
On October 23, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that the federal government will hold its resolve to impose a carbon pricing policy across all Canadian jurisdictions in 2019 – see the press release, “ 610 more words
While several provinces prepare to fight the federal government over an imposed carbon tax, Nova Scotia is readying itself for a cap-and-trade model that the province says won’t wreak havoc on residents’ wallets. 492 more words