The report also identifies 50 counties with livestock operations large enough to support biogas production, including Camden and Cedar.
For instance, while Iowa generates almost 3,000 mega watts of wind power, Missouri only produces about 163.
"What needles are the majority trying to hide in the haystack?" Bond said, noting that 300 pages were added during a 3 a.m. committee hearing.
Bond has made the case that push to clean the air has been cloudy.
Even without Bond, the climate for cap and trade remains a rough sell for Senate Democrats because many of their members come from states that produce a use coal.
According to Reuters, among changes that could be sought to win broader support for the bill are less ambitious carbon emission reduction goals, the inclusion of nuclear power as an alternative energy source, and tougher regulation of the pollution permits that companies could trade to each other.