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Washington enacts an ambitious carbon emissions strategy
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Washington enacts an ambitious carbon emissions strategy

Exploring Washington's new cap-and-trade program reveals complexity and contention.

Natalia Mesa reports for High Country News.

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International court rules against Koch Industries in carbon pricing case

International court rules against Koch Industries in carbon pricing case

An international tribunal ruled that Canada is not obligated to compensate Koch Industries for the losses it claimed after the cap-and-trade program was canceled in Ontario.

Fatima Syed reports for The Narwhal.

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Washington's climate law faces repeal challenge despite oil industry's support

Washington state's cap-and-trade program, backed by major oil companies, is now threatened by a repeal initiative led by a hedge-fund manager.

Kate Yoder reports for Grist.

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Meet the 'conservative influencer' trying to upend Washington's cap-and-trade system

Hedge fund executive Brian Heywood has bankrolled six ballot initiatives, including one to repeal the state's signature climate policy.
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Millions more in revenue expected as Washington state conducts third pollution allowance sale

Washington held its third quarterly cap-and-trade auction Wednesday, with 8,585,000 pollution allowances available for purchase.
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N.Y. adopts cap and trade as a pillar of climate action

Sales of gasoline powered cars would be banned in 2035, natural gas hookups in new homes would be prohibited starting in 2025 and a statewide cap and trade program would be implemented by the end of the decade under the recommendations approved by a New York climate committee Monday.

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Why the Inflation Reduction Act passed the Senate but cap-and-trade didn't

Why the Inflation Reduction Act passed the Senate but cap-and-trade didn't

Many factors converged to spell the cap-and-trade bill's demise, including the Great Recession and opposition from industry interests.
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