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State Governor Chris Christie will pull New Jersey from a regional cap-and-trade programme in the US Northeast by the year's end, claiming the scheme is not effective in reducing greenhouse gases and shows no signs of working in the future.

New Jersey to exit 'failing' US regional cap-and-trade scheme

State Governor Chris Christie will pull New Jersey from a regional cap-and-trade programme in the US Northeast by the year's end, claiming the scheme is not effective in reducing greenhouse gases and shows no signs of working in the future.

State Governor Chris Christie will pull New Jersey from a regional cap-and-trade programme in the US Northeast by the year's end, claiming the scheme is not effective in reducing greenhouse gases and shows no signs of working in the future.