Monthly Archives: August 2010

US carbon emissions trading in doubt

The future of carbon emissions trading in the US is in doubt because of the lack of cap-and-trade legislation, Jeff Sprecher, chief executive of Intercontinental Exchange , said on Wednesday. The US has a voluntary nationwide cap-and-trade market organised by the Chicago Climate Exchange (CCX). Its parent, UK-listed Climate Exchange (CLE), was bought by ICE last month for £395m ($627m)….