Pennsylvania proposes 78-Mt emissions cap for RGGI-aligned carbon market

Published 18:16 on April 23, 2020  /  Last updated at 08:39 on April 24, 2020  /  Americas, US  /  No Comments

Pennsylvania has put forth an initial carbon budget of 78 million tons for its draft power sector ETS, as a RGGI-aligned programme would force coal power offline but still keep natural gas supplying over half of the state's electricity through 2030, according to an analysis published Thursday.

*Updates with further details from Thursday’s Pennsylvania DEP webinar*

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