You had better hope so if BHO wins.
“If somebody wants to build a coal plant, they can — it’s just that it will bankrupt them, because they are going to be charged a huge sum for all that greenhouse gas that’s being emitted.” He mentioned that existing coal plants will have to retrofit their operations. “That will cost money,” Obama said. “They will pass that money on to consumers.”
“Under my plan of a cap-and-trade system, electricity rates would necessarily skyrocket.”
Coal in Your Stocking, Obama's gift to electricity consumers: http://article.nationalreview.com/print/?q=MWFkMTM2MTIwMzc1NjJjNGEyYjM1Mzk1YWQ4YjM2MDI=
Oops, I just saw this discussion further down the page...nevermind.