Proposed Climate Bill Rolls Out Carbon Cap

Harris, Angela D.; Turpin, Joanna R.
October 2009
Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News;10/19/2009, Vol. 238 Issue 7, p1
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the impact of the proposed Waxman-Markey bill, H.R. 2454 or the American Clean Energy and Security Act of 2009 (ACES) in the heating ventilation air-conditioning refrigeration (HVACR) industry in the U.S. The bill is noted to capitalize 3 percent of the country's greenhouse gas emissions in 2012 and reduce 23 percent of emissions reductions in 2050. Furthermore, the bill is indicated to preserve the capital's integrity on emissions and offset carbon credits.


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