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Democrats Won’t Pursue Cap-and-Trade Climate Legislation Next Year

In the face of perhaps the most extreme manifestation of climate change in Oregon’s history, Democrats are dropping what has been a yearslong quest to pass cap-and-trade legislation. 12 more words

Oregon Legislature

An alternative to allocating removal quotas

Over the last few months I have posted a number of articles on carbon dioxide removal (CDR), highlighting the need for this set of practices and technologies in achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement. 782 more words

Emissions Trading

Shining a light on carbon dioxide removal

An important research paper emerged recently from the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, SWP), raising the profile of carbon dioxide removal (CDR) from the atmosphere. 1,386 more words

Emissions Trading

Understanding and Refining Emissions Markets

Tweaking the market will help, but so will recognizing its limits.

After California’s May allowance auction settled at the minimum price and generated almost no revenues for the state… 989 more words

The High Cost of Low Carbon Prices

Industry and utility customers should chip in to support the carbon price floor.

The Covid-19 crisis has led to all sorts of dramatic changes in lifestyles and economies. 1,097 more words

Formulating an Article 6.2 transaction

While Article 6 of the Paris Agreement remains in negotiating limbo, the text that emerged from Madrid for Article 6.2 gives a very strong indication of how countries view this mechanism and what will be required between Parties to see transactions begin to emerge. 758 more words

Emissions Trading