TITLE

Region would feel effects of emissions regulations

AUTHOR(S)
Soder, Chuck
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Crain's Cleveland Business;7/13/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 26, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a proposed bill aimed at capping the greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. would place a greater burden on Northeast Ohio. It is stated that the region is particularly dependent on electricity generated by burning coal, which is a carbon-emitting process. The Senate began debating the measure, known as the cap and trade bill and if the bill is passed, the government would issue a decreasing number of emissions allowances to greenhouse gas emitters each year.
ACCESSION #
43287080

 

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