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Forging the Climate Consensus: Domestic and International Offsets

Offsets can and should play a critical role in a U.S. climate policy because they have the potential to reduce program costs and increase regulatory flexibility by allowing companies to take advantage of low-cost abatement opportunities outside the cap-and-trade system.  This paper outlines the Commission’s most recent thinking on offsets in the context of current proposals before Congress.

2009-09-15 00:00:00


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