What is Cap and Trade?

For more than two years Québec has quietly been running a cap and trade system on carbon emissions toward the goal of reducing emissions by 20% below 1990 levels. This goal and the cap and trade system used to reach it place Québec as a leader within Canada and on the international stage. With this leadership Québec has the opportunity to encourage strong policies in other provinces and international jurisdictions...

Our Common Home

Understanding the Climate Debate