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CARB Approves Updated Environmental Analysis of State’s Climate Plan,  Paving Way for Launch of GHG Cap-and-Trade in 2012 (August 24, 2011)

posted Aug 26, 2011, 10:44 AM by James Hodina
California’s Air Resources Board (CARB) approved an updated environmental  analysis of the state’s Scoping Plan for implementing its law capping greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, thus paving the way for the launch of its planned GHG capand-trade program in 2012.  CARB also reapproved the underlying Scoping Plan.  The updated environmental analysis was done in response to a court decision in March 2011 ordering CARB to undertake a more detailed alternatives analysis of its Scoping Plan.  [For further information: