Ludhiana Clean Air Market
The Government of Punjab announced in June 2021 that they will pilot a market to regulate particulate pollution from 200 dyeing industries in Ludhiana.
What they're saying
IAS Principal Secretary Industries & Commerce
The Government of Punjab is keen to combat environmental pollution through regulation that promises a win-win situation of cleaner production, coupled with lower compliance costs for industries. ETS is one such initiative that can help regulate critically and severely polluted industrial belts in Punjab.
Milton Friedman Distinguished Service Professor in Economics; Director, Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago