Tuesday, August 7, 2007

Global Warming Bonds

From the phillyBurbs.com Intelligencer:

Montgomery County officials are looking into whether a bond can be issued to pay for greenhouse gas reduction projects as part of a larger strategy to fight global warming.

Although local governments regularly float bonds to pay for large long-term projects, it's not clear if cutting global climate change fits into a pre-existing category.

Armed with a graduate student's thesis about changes Montgomery County can make, a task force...