No Carbon Cap? Company Transparency Could Make Up For It
If we can't yet require companies to reduce their emissions of carbon dioxide and other heat-trapping pollutants, can we shame them into doing it?
The Obama administration and Democratic leaders in Congress have not so far succeeded in forcing big polluters to cut greenhouse-gas emissions. But the U.S. EPA is about to force them to report their greenhouse-gas emissions.
Big whoop, you say? Well, actually, it might be.