US government to consider cap-and-trade legislation this year

Edward Markey, chair of the House of Representatives Energy and Environmental Subcommittee, said in February that it would aim to complete draft legislation addressing the issue of climate change by Memorial Day (May 25) this year. The chair of the Senate Environment and Public Works committee, Senator Barbara Boxer, said at a separate February press conference that work on draft climate change legislation would also begin this year in the Senate.

Both legislators emphasised the importance of

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: