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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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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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