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Cap and Invest: Strategies for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

 
Cap and Invest Systems

Cap-and-invest programs create limits on global warming emissions, provide funds by auctioning “allowances” to emit carbon pollution and invest the proceeds for public benefit. Such GHG-reduction programs have the potential to catalyze widespread adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) by funding incentives for consumer purchases and installing EV charging infrastructure.