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Cap And Trade Proposed As Budget Solution

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:05:27 CDT
By: IPR's Sean Crawford

Cap And Trade Proposed As Budget Solution An Illinois professor says state government could improve its financial predicament and lower greenhouse gas emissions at the same time.   He is proposing what's 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's unlikely to happen anytime soon. IPR's Sean Crawford has more:

   
   

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