29.01.2009 - EU calls on America to create transatlantic carbon trading scheme
From Guardian: The Obama administration should join Europe in an ambitious new transatlantic pact to combat climate change, Brussels proposed. Seeking to seize on the excitement generated by the election of the new US president and hoping to co-opt Barack Obama's green agenda for a powerful alliance to tackle global warming, the European commission called on the Americans to establish a joint carbon trading scheme with Europe modelled on the system operating in the EU since 2005..... Full Article: Source