UPDATE – Pennsylvania Democratic attorney general signals opposition to RGGI in gubernatorial bid

Published 19:00 on October 27, 2021  /  Last updated at 23:53 on October 27, 2021  /  Americas, US  /  No Comments

Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro (D) on Wednesday indicated he may not support the state’s participation in the Northeast US RGGI carbon market if elected as governor next November, representing a potential rift with the current administration’s plan to enter the power sector cap-and-trade scheme.

*Updates with further reporting, detail on Shapiro’s possible avenues to block the RGGI regulation in his current role as attorney general*

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