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CSG Product Offering

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Jun 2017

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CSG’s New Offset Product Offering

The Climate Solutions Group Limited has created a structured offset product that will represent a proportionate share of the deliveries from a portfolio of offset contracts to be used by emitters to assist in satisfying compliance obligations in an efficient and economical manner. The offsets will be usable, as chosen by the GHG ...

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WCI Auction Results

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May 2017

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What does the May 16th WCI auction mean for Ontario?

Strong results of the 11th Joint Auction between California and Quebec of the Western Climate Initiative (WCI) were announced by regulators on May 24th, 2017. The auction, held on May 16th, 2017, sold out current vintage allowances for the first time since November 2015. The WCI auction results are good news for Ontario. Why? The ...

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Ontario Cap and Trade Forum

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May 2017

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Ontario Cap and Trade Forum: 10 Key Takeaways

The Ontario Cap and Trade Forum, held on April 26th and 27th in Toronto brought together government representatives, industry associations, regulated emitters, and a range of carbon market service providers who all share a stake in Ontario’s emerging carbon market. A number of presentations and panel discussions across two full ...

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low carbon energy production (wind)

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May 2017

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6 Steps of an Effective Carbon Reduction Program

Is your company prepared for a low carbon future? Carbon reduction programs ensure that your efforts – whether compliance or voluntary – effectively minimize risks and costs, and align with your corporate culture. These six steps highlight how to effectively move your business towards a low carbon economy. 1. Understand Your ...

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Apr 2017

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Boost to Cap and Trade Legitimacy in California

On April 6th, the California Court of Appeal upheld the California Air Resource Board’s cap and trade program. This is a big deal. California is the world’s sixth largest economy and it is balancing the priorities of economic growth tackling climate change. This sets a precedent for other jurisdictions and shows that cap and ...

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cap and trade emissions

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Apr 2017

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Analysis: Ontario’s First Cap and Trade Auction

By and large, Ontario’s first cap and trade auction was a success. 2017 emission allowances were completely sold out which signals that regulated emitters in Ontario have embraced the cap and trade program and are preparing for the transition to a low carbon economy. The fact that 26% of the available 2020 vintage allowances ...

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