Minnesota regulators boost carbon cost estimates for utility planning

08/02/2017

Minnesota regulators on Thursday, by a 3-2 margin, updated the estimated cost of carbon emissions utilities must consider in planning for new infrastructure projects, increasing it to a range of $9.05 to $43.06 per short ton of emissions by 2020. The current range used in Minnesota is $0.44 to $4.53 per short ton of emissions. 

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