22 Oct '11, 3pm

Green Blog: California Air Board Sweats the Small Stuff on Cap-and-Trade: A punctilious process limited the dram...

Steve Yeater/Associated Press Mary Nichols, chairman of the California Air Resources Board. One thing built into a politician’s DNA is a sense of occasion. Regulators tend to lack that gene. One of the most startling things about California’s groundbreaking adoption of a market-based policy to cut emissions of the heat-trapping gases was how unstartling the final meeting was. The California Air Resources Board’s all-day hearing Thursday was such a well-oiled exercise in democracy and administrative procedure that the momentousness of the occasion was almost lost in the footnotes. At the end of the meeting, the board adopted a state-of-the-art system to cap greenhouse gas emissions and create a market by distributing marketable emission permits to polluters. Those with efficient pollution controls can generate an income stream by selling unneeded permits. As the cap ratchet...

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Cap and Trade: Sweating the Small Stuff

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Cap and Trade: Sweating the Small Stuff By FELICITY BARRINGER Steve Yeater/Associated Press Mary Nichols, chairman of the ...

Cap and Trade: Sweating the Small Stuff

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Cap and Trade: Sweating the Small Stuff By FELICITY BARRINGER Steve Yeater/Associated Press Mary Nichols, chairman of the ...

On Board the DUKE

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On Thursday afternoon, Captain Joe and Richard took us out for an adventure. I had a fun sailing with my good friend Bianc...

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California Passes First State Cap-and-Trade Pro...

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The plan, part of the state's climate change law AB32 mandating carbon emissions be reduced to 1990 levels by 2020, covers...

California’s Cap-and-Trade Program Finally Approved

California’s Cap-and-Trade Program Finally Appr...

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The California Air Resources Board on Thursday unanimously adopted the nation’s first state-administered cap-and-trade reg...

California adopts nation’s first cap-and-trade ...

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In what the L.A. Times calls "landmark" legislation, on Thursday California became the first state in the nation to adopt ...

California's Cap-and-Trade Program Gets Green L...

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California's Air Resources Board has formally adopted the state's greenhouse cap-and-trade program today, following a laws...

California's Cap-and-Trade Program Awaits Green...

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California's Air Resources Board has formally adopted the state's greenhouse cap-and-trade program today, following a laws...

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New Synthetic Bacteria Can Detect Air Pollution...

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Green Building Q&A: Will air supply ducts in a ...

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8 days left to vote in the USGBC Board election...

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2012 Board Election: Candidates « Board Elections Home Voting for the USGBC Board of Directors opens on Oct. 3, 2011. Desi...