Massachusetts Joins RGGI Partners to Significantly Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Power Plants

June 2013
EnviroMatters: MassDEP Environmental eNewsletter;Jun2013, p1
The article informs that Massachusetts has recently joined the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) to cut greenhouse gas emission from power plants over the next six years. It is noted that Massachusetts and the other eight RGGI states are committed to decrease carbon dioxide emissions by 90 million tons and they form the nation's first mandatory "cap-and-trade" program for carbon dioxide emissions


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