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Cap N Trade Could Help Solve Budget Crisis

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:39:23 CDT
By: ipr

An Illinois professor says state government could improve its financial predicament and lower greenhouse gas emissions at the same time. He is proposing what is known as a cap and trade program where a limit is placed on emissions. Going above the level would cost operations like coal fired power plants. But even he admits it is unlikely to happen anytime soon. IPR'sSean Crawford has more.


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