338 CO RPS and Cap and Trade Politics Links

338 CO RPS and Cap and Trade Politics Links - FILE NAME DDI...

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FILE NAME DDI 2008 <CO>    Your Name RPS Politics LInks 1
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FILE NAME DDI 2008 <CO>    Your Name Obama would establish a 25% RPS Gerald Karey , columnist, 2/25/ 08 , Platt’s Coal Outlook, “Among three presidential contenders, energy positions similar on key issues”, pg lexis //EM Obama would establish a federal r enewable p ortfolio s tandard requiring that 25% of the electricity consumed in the US is generated from renewable sources by 2025; and require that 30% of the federal government's electricity comes from renewable sources by 2030. Obama will use an RPS and Cap and Trade program as part of his national effort to reduce global  warming Nick Show , editor, 6/2 Obama's climate plan includes a cap-and-trade program with auctions, an 80% reduction in carbon emissions by 2050, a low-carbon fuel standard , a 25% RPS by 2005 , a ban on new coal-fired power plants using traditional designs, support of verifiable international offsets and emissions reporting, an effort to reduce deforestation, and re-engagement with other
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