West is best? California's 'boring' carbon market on centre stage

In the wake of Barack Obama's state-by-state approach to emissions reduction, the rest of the US may now be looking hard at California's unassuming carbon approach.

Reuters

When California launched the country's most ambitious carbon trading scheme 18 months ago, officials hoped that neighboring states equally worried about climate change would quickly follow its lead, expanding the nascent market.

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