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RGGI Auction – Results

December 10, 2010 by


The 10th auction under the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) was held on December 1st. Some statistics from this auction are 1. More than 24 million allowances from the 2009-2011 compliance period were sold for $1.86 each. 2. 38 entities participated for these current compliance period allowances. 3. The entities subject to RGGI compliance purchased […]

Chicago Climate Exchange discontinues its GHG cap-and-trade

November 18, 2010 by

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Chicago Climate Exchange (“CCX”) recently announced that they the CCX emission reduction program will be discontinued at the conclusion of its Phase I and Phase II program at the end of this year. CCX was launched in 2003 and it’s emission reduction program was the first voluntary greenhouse gas (“GHG”) cap-and-trade scheme in North America. […]