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North American West Coast Governments Sign Climate Change Pact

October 28th, 2013 | by Silvio Marcacci

The leaders of British Columbia, California, Oregon, and Washington just formally joined forces to reduce emissions and transition toward renewables by signing the Pacific Coast Action Plan on Climate and Energy, committing to link and maintain their respective climate and renewable energy policies.


Jerry Brown Signs AB 327 Bill

October 10th, 2013 | by Guest Contributor

Originally published on San Diego Loves Green. By Roy L. Hales. Governor Brown has signed AB 327. Despite the initial solar [&hellip


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 Cap And Trade Isn’t A Game — Except When It Is.

August 8th, 2013 | by Silvio Marcacci

California’s cap-and-trade market is serious business, with high stakes for the future of our planet – it’s no game. Except when it is. Gamification is often used to simplify complex concepts and make them easily understood, and that’s just what the San Francisco Public Press has done with “Make Money, Save The Planet,” a theoretical cap-and-trade board game


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.



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