California approves carbon cap-and-trade |

SACRAMENTO, Oct. 21 (UPI) — California regulators have approved North America’s first cap-and-trade program, setting limits on carbon emissions.

The move represents the world’s second-largest carbon program after the European Union, with an estimated $10 billion in allowances to be traded by 2016, the Los Angeles Times reports.

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