Calif. on verge of major greenhouse gas rules
Published 12/17/2010, The Jamestown Sun
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California is on the verge of creating the first system in the nation to give polluting companies such as utilities or refineries financial incentives to emit fewer greenhouse gases. They hope their plan will inspire other states to follow, while officials in the state — the world’s eighth-largest economy — discuss plans to link the new system with similar ones under way or being planned in Canada, Europe and Asia.Word count: 1002
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