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GM and 10 others join USCAP

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Environmental Defense announced that General Motors and 10 other major companies have signed on to the US Climate Action Partnership, a coalition of corporations and environmental groups calling for a national cap-and-trade regime on greenhouse gases.I'm curious what General Motor's motivation is... are they supporting a cap-and-trade system knowing that automobiles can't be included for practical reasons? In other words, is this a smoke screen for continuing to fight against tougher CAFE standards?Nonetheless, it is pretty remarkable that so many major companies are supporting action on climate change. It looks like most of the USCAP members are either large manufacturers or utilities, so their operations will certainly be affected.