Tag: Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative


A regional cap-and-trade program launched in the northeastern U.S. three years ago has saved customers nearly $1.1 billion on electricity bills, helped create 16,000 jobs, and has retained more than $765 million in local economies by reducing the demand for Read more…


A carbon cap-and-trade program launched by 10 eastern states in 2008 has generated $780 million in revenues, with more than half of those earnings funding energy efficiency programs. The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, or RGGI, says that $404 million generated Read more…

Skip to toolbar