15th January, 2013
California will offer an additional 779,369 permits to cover 2013 carbon emissions at its four auctions this year after utilities opted to sell a larger share of their permits, the cap-and-trade program’s regulator said Tuesday.
The California Air Resources Board (ARB) will sell 57.6 million 2013 vintage allowances at the quarterly auctions, a 1.4 percent increase over what it initially planned to put on the block after some publicly-owned utilities (POUs), which were given their allowances for free, decided that this year was a good time to put some of their allocation on the block.
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|China to have world's 2nd largest carbon trading scheme by 2014|
24th January, 2013
China will have the world's second largest carbon trading scheme by 2014, or twice as big as Australia's regime, a latest report showed Thursday.
|Carbon price of $29 'not implausible', says Blair Comley|
20th January, 2013
THE head of the federal climate change department says it is "not implausible" the European carbon price could rise to $29 a tonne by mid-2015, when Australia's emissions trading scheme begins.