Unformatted text preview: compliance decision in your final analysis). A. Option 1 (Burn high-sulfur coal without scrubbers; Purchase allowances), B. Option 2 (Burn high-sulfur coal with scrubbers; Sell allowances), and C. Option 3 (Burn low-sulfur coal without scrubbers). 4. (5 points) What uncertainties does the company face that might cause it not to pursue the “least cost” solution? 5. (5 points) What should Southern Company do at the Bowen plant? 6. (5 points) Is it in the public’s interest to foster the development of a market for sulfur dioxide allowances? Why or why not? 7. (5 points) Would you advocate extending the concept of a tradable allowance to other pollutants?...
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- Winter '09
- Finance, Sulfur, Volcano, Acid rain, Southern Company, Air Act amendments