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General News    H4'ed 4/22/18

Reducing power plant emissions generates $4 billion in economic activity

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The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, a multi-state power plant emissions-capping program  has generated $4 billion in net economic activity, even accounting for the costs it has added to the price of electricity, a study released Tuesday found.  The states participating in RGGI are Maryland, Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont. New Jersey left the organization in 2012 but is rejoining, and Virginia also is moving to join.

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Meryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has been actively engaged in utilizing the arts as stepping-stones toward joy-filled wellbeing since she was a hippie. She began writing for OpEdNews in Feb, 2004. She became a Senior Editor in August 2012 and Managing Editor in January, (more...)
 

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