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Does Carbon Pricing Work?

October 8th, 2017 | by Guest Contributor

Carbon pollution is the number one contributor to climate change, so shouldn’t the biggest polluters be the ones paying for its impacts?


California Cap And Trade Comes To A Crossroads As Carbon Prices Fall

August 27th, 2013 | by Silvio Marcacci

California’s carbon prices fell in its fourth cap-and-trade auction on news the state may increase the amount of free allocations it provides in 2014. But even though permit sales dropped 13% from May 2013’s record-setting auction, long-term indicators hint the state's emissions reduction market could wind up stronger than ever


California’s Third Cap And Trade Auction Sells Out, At Record Price

May 24th, 2013 | by Silvio Marcacci

California's third cap and trade carbon allowance auction was held last week, and businesses snapped up all available 2013 permits, setting a record price level in the process. In addition to the 2013 permits, over three-quarters of advance allowances for 2016 were sold to businesses.


South Korea May Launch World’s Most Ambitious Cap And Trade Market

May 18th, 2013 | by Silvio Marcacci

With roughly 18 months until launch, South Korea appears on the path to launch the world’s most ambitious cap and trade market, with the highest global price on carbon. The government is still finalizing system design, set to launch in January 2015, but it could ultimately cover 70% of national emissions and reach $90 per ton of carbon



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