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California Emissions Plan to Explore Use of Offsets

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Science  04 Jul 2008:
Vol. 321, Issue 5885, pp. 23
DOI: 10.1126/science.321.5885.23

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Measuring the costs and benefits of projects intended to offset the emission of greenhouse gases is one of many thorny issues that the state of California must tackle as it begins drafting a cap-and-trade system of carbon credits.