Environmental Economics

Economic, Environmental, and Coal Market Impacts of Sulfur Dioxide Emissions Trading under Alternative Acid Rain Control Proposals

This report examines the ramifications of diferent levels of emissions trading in the context of tro representative electric utility sulfur dioxide emisson reduction proposals designed to control acid rain, and in the absence of any new control program. The two emission reduction proposals examined are S-316 (a bill introduced by Senator William Proxmire) and a 30 year/1.2 pound proposal.

  • Keywords

    Subject:
    4. Economic Incentives and Other Innovative Approaches
    4. Economic Incentives and Other Innovative Approaches - Trading and Marketable Permits
    Environmental Media:
    a. Air
    a. Air - Stationary Source
    a. Air - Tropospheric
    Authors:
    EPA Project Officer/ Manager:
    Elman, Barry
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    Study Purpose:
    Empirical Application, Data Development, Policy Evaluation
    Inventory Record #: EE-0445
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    Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluation, Regulatory Innovations StaffAddress:
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  • Report Details
    Type:
    Final
    Date:
    03/01/1989
    Number of Pages:
    214
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