Tag Archives: cap and trade

Cap-and-Trade with Sen. Mark Schoesler

By tracyellis | Published on June 14, 2023

Will the latest cap-and-trade carbon auction raise fuel prices again? Certain industries in Washington are subject to a statewide cap on carbon pollution. To cover their emissions, they’re required to purchase allowances. The price for a Washington carbon allowance in the May auction was just over $56. Senator Mark Schoesler joins Tracy Ellis to talk about it.

VIDEO: Sen. Mark Schoesler: Still no action on exemption for ag, barges from cap-and-trade costs

By tracyellis | Published on April 06, 2023

Sen. Mark Schoesler talks about his proposal to help school districts with building maintenance and his work on the capital budget. He also criticizes the governor and Democrats for not ensuring that fuel for agriculture and maritime is exempt from ‘cap-and-trade’ costs.

SRC On Air: Sen. Mark Schoesler on KXLY Radio in Spokane

By tracyellis | Published on March 23, 2023

Senator Mark Schoesler on 920 News Now with Dave Spencer talking about the Senate Capital Budget, Cap-and-Trade, and the North-South Freeway in Spokane.

SRC On Air: Sen. Mark Schoesler on KONA Radio in the Tri Cities

By tracyellis | Published on March 16, 2023

Sen. Mark Schoesler talks with KONA Radio’s The Bottom Line about impacts to farmers from cap-and-trade, natural gas and Puget Sound Energy’s market maneuvers, and crime and hard drugs; including catalytic converter and car thefts, police pursuits, and fentanyl-related deaths.

SRC On Air: Sen. Jeff Wilson on the KXRO Morning News

By tracyellis | Published on July 20, 2022

Sen. Jeff Wilson talks with Kyle Pauley on KXRO radio about the low carbon fuel standard and cap and trade, transportation, emergency powers, and green crab.