Quote – Lawrence Kogan, director of the Princeton, N.J.-based Institute for Trade, Standards and Sustainable Development (ITSSD)

[Companies covered by RGGI] will be placed at a competitive disadvantage vis-à-vis their non-RGGI competitors (domestic as well as international).

That didn't happen. From a study entitled “How Europe's New Regulatory Protectionism Imperils American Free Enterprise." From “Push for U.S. greenhouse gas regulations seen as move to protect European business”. Electric Utility Week. http://www.itssd.org/References/PLATTSPO

Monday, August 1, 2005