If you've no account register here first time
User Name :
User Email :
Password :

Login Now

Corporations Prepare for Cap-And-Trade

Congress hasn’t come up with a plan for limiting greenhouse-gas emissions, but U.S. companies are wagering billions of dollars that it will, the Washington Post reports.

Companies are making changes now as Senate committees consider five bills that would create a cap-and-trade system, which would issue tradable allowances for limited greenhouse-gas emissions. So far, 21 major corporations have joined the U.S. Climate Action Partnership pressing for “immediate action to enact mandatory national legislation.”

Europe’s already functioning cap-and-trade system has been a catalyst for creating an infrastructure for a future U.S. regulatory system and, according to the Post, even if congressional or White House action doesn’t materialize, many U.S. companies could fall under cap-and-trade systems at home, as well as in Europe.

OSHA Written HazCom Plan Template
Sponsored By: VelocityEHS

  
Using Technology to Bulletproof EHS Compliance Management
Sponsored By: VelocityEHS

  
Zero Waste To Landfill
Sponsored By: Covanta Environmental Solutions

  
How the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Can Improve Your Business Operations
Sponsored By: Digital Lumens

  

Leave a Comment

Translate »