St. Louis Public Radio News
1:30 am
Mon April 6, 2009

Carbon cap-and-trade has many uncertanties

Ann Arbor, Mich. – President Obama wants the United States to reduce greenhouse gases, especially carbon dioxide, that contribute to global warming. And Congress is considering a carbon cap-and-trade program.

In the third part of our series on the future of coal, the Environment Report's Lester Graham looks at what such a program will mean to coal-burning industries and your power bill.