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The New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers (NEG/ECP) held their 41st Conference
The NEG/ECP held their 41st conference on August 27-28, in Charlottetown, PEI hosted by Prince Edward Island Premier Wade MacLauchlan and co-chaired by Vermont Governor Phil Scott. The governors and premiers discussed cross-border trade, Canada - U.S. relations, climate change and energy. Vermont will host the next NEG/ECP conference on August 12-14, 2018.
The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), an initiative of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states, has announced proposed program changes calling for an additional 30% emissions cap decline by 2030.
As a follow up to the New England Governors/Eastern Canadian Premiers Conference in PEI, CONEG is including this Q & A piece. We start off with Julie Moore, Secretary of the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources. The photo on the right is from Julie goose-banding with her Fish & Wildlife staff this summer.
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