Posts Tagged: landmark climate policy


California’s cap-and-trade program fails to hold polluters accountable

Industrial polluters, image by TR STOK

OPINION – It has long been an open secret that Cap-and-Trade, California’s so-called “landmark climate policy,” is failing to drive significant pollution reductions more than a decade after it was launched. Under the current framework, industrial polluters in our state have grown accustomed to getting special treatment and emissions in some sectors are up.

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