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Virginia Set to Lower Carbon Emissions

Virginia regulators have made environmental history Friday, making the Commonwealth the first southern state to take drastic moves to lower carbon emissions by joining a regional cap and trade program. 8 more words

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An Unnecessary Book on Environmental Economics?

In the internet
age, a collection of fine articles may not make a worthwhile book.

Edward Elgar Publishing have recently published a seventh
edition of… 978 more words

Environment (general)

'OPB Politics Now:' Cap And Trade, Dark Money And The Columbia River Crossing

Oregon lawmakers were busy in Salem again this week.

On this week’s episode of “OPB Politics Now,” OPB political reporters Lauren Dake, Dirk VanderHart and Jeff Mapes talk cap and trade and the Columbia River Crossing. 33 more words

Oregon Legislature

Bill Kelly: There's a climate crisis — who's paying attention?

A report issued Tuesday by Environment Canada should sound alarm bells right across the country, but, given the political gamesmanship in Ottawa, it likely won’t get the attention that it deserves. 748 more words

Climate Change

Gas prices stable in Nova Scotia as federal plan kicks off in New Brunswick

As gas prices jumped by more than five cents per litre in New Brunswick on Monday, prices in Nova Scotia remained relatively stable.

That’s because the province has implemented its own carbon pricing regime — a cap-and-trade program that has been active since the beginning of the year. 512 more words

Politics

Climate crisis needs stronger solution - Opinion

The Legislature’s Democrats might pass a carbon cap-and-trade program that would increase the cost of pretty much everything in Oregon. It’s been on environmentalists’ wish list for years, but in its current form the plan isn’t ready. 38 more words

Oregon Legislature

Poll shows Ontarians have negative opinions of Progressive Conservative environmental plan

TORONTO – Ontario’s government sought the pulse of the public on environmental issues shortly after releasing its climate plan – and the results were not a ringing endorsement. 866 more words

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