CORRECTION – New York governor, legislature reach compromise on omnibus climate bill

Published 21:55 on June 17, 2019  /  Last updated at 14:29 on July 22, 2019  /  Americas, Carbon Taxes, US  /  No Comments

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) and the state legislature forged a compromise this weekend on an omnibus climate bill that now features weaker GHG targets, stronger zero-carbon electricity requirements, and softer language related to implementing an ETS or CO2 tax.

*A prior version of this story inaccurately listed the target year for the act’s goal of 9 GW of offshore wind capacity. That date is 2035.*

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