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What does VER stand for?

VER stands for Voluntary Emissions Reduction

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AGT specializes in the trading of voluntary emissions reductions (VERs) in the over-the-counter green market, an ideal market for the region.
MPCA highlighted new local air quality projects, including the Metropolitan Council's purchase and use of ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel in 400 transit buses; the establishment of Clean Air Minnesota, a coalition of private, public and non-profits organizations that promoted voluntary emissions reduction efforts; and the expansion of MPCA's network of air quality monitors.
The Texas Natural Resources Conservation Commission (TNRCC) launched a voluntary emissions reduction (VERPs) program to encourage plants exempt from the state's 1971 clean air law to reduce their emissions voluntarily.
Although Bush boasts that he has "urged grandfathered facilities to seek permits and reduce their air pollution" under a voluntary emissions reduction program, environmentalists are outraged by the plan's lack of regulatory muscle.