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States Get Together on Greenhouse Gases

12 June 2006

Legal Times

Although Washington is dragging its heels on this serious issue, a significant group of Northeast and mid-Atlantic states are moving ahead jointly to impose the nation's first caps on greenhouse-gas emissions. The states deserve applause for acting decisively to deal with this pressing environmental issue, but their plan also suffers from an undue rigidity that, unless corrected, may frustrate their laudable intentions.

The team

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