Conservatives Sue California Over Cap-And-TradeThe Pacific Legal Foundation filed suit Tuesday in Sacramento County Superior Court, arguing the state's so-called cap-and-trade system is an illegal tax.
Calif. ‘Cap-And-Trade’ Unlikely To Spur Federal Emissions Cap SoonCalifornia’s new system for limiting industrial greenhouse gas emissions by putting a price on carbon is not likely to spur a similar federal program anytime soon, but it might influence other states to follow suit.
Business Group Files Suit Over California Greenhouse Gas SystemCalifornia's largest business group filed a lawsuit Tuesday challenging the validity of the state's cap-and-trade program on the eve of the first pollution permit auction.
California Set To Officially Launch 'Cap-And-Trade' Greenhouse Gas SystemCalifornia’s largest greenhouse gas emitters will begin buying permits in a landmark “cap-and-trade” system designed to control emissions of heat-trapping gases and to spur investment in clean technologies.
Business Groups Protest California Carbon MarketDozens of people, some wearing red “Save Our Jobs” T-shirts, packed a public meeting on Thursday to testify that a key component of California’s landmark greenhouse gas emissions law will impose enormous costs on them and consumers.
California Adopts Extensive 'Cap-And-Trade' Emissions PlanCalifornia formally adopted the nation’s most comprehensive so-called “cap-and-trade” system Thursday, an experiment designed to provide financial incentives for polluters to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
San Francisco Judge Halts California Cap-And-Trade ProgramA judge temporarily halted California's ambitious program to provide financial incentives for the state's largest polluters to cut harmful greenhouse gas emissions.
Judge Orders More Review Into California Climate LawState air quality regulators must conduct further analysis before fully implementing California's landmark 2006 climate law, a trial court judge has said.
$46M Spent On Failed California Global Warming MeasureMore than $46 million was spent for and against a failed November ballot measure that would have suspended California's landmark global warming law, according to campaign finance reports filed Monday.
California Adopts Sweeping Greenhouse Gas RulesCalifornia regulators on Thursday approved the first system in the nation to give polluting companies such as utilities and refineries financial incentives to emit fewer greenhouse gases.
Schwarzenegger Urges Voters To Protect California Climate LawGov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said Tuesday he doesn’t just want to defeat the November ballot measure that would suspend the state’s greenhouse gas emissions law—he wants voters to trounce it to prompt Washington to create a new national energy policy.