Winners And Losers Under Cap & Trade

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  1. KenH

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    It is interesting that the areas that make out best under cap & trade are the areas that tend to vote more Democratic and the areas hurt the most under cap & trade are the areas where Democrats don't do as well in elections.


    "Over all, the states and regions facing the lowest rate increases (under $8 per megawatt hour) include the Pacific Northwest, California and New England. The largest increases ($10 to $17) will be felt in the West, South and Midwest — led by New Mexico."

    - more at http://greeninc.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/11/02/winners-and-losers-of-cap-and-trade/
     

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