TITLE

Commentary

AUTHOR(S)
Hansen, Teresa
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Electric Light & Power;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 88 Issue 4, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the delay in the passage of a climate and energy bill in the U.S. She cites the American Clean Energy and Security Act, also known as Waxman-Markey bill, which is yet to be cleared in the U.S. Senate due to weak support for its cap and trade provision. She stresses that without a cap in carbon emissions, power companies will shift to natural gas which also has a significant carbon footprint.
ACCESSION #
52940533

 

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