Latest Emissions trading News

Governor to protect climate-change strategy with veto

Sep. 9, 2020 6:41 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf will veto legislation to prevent his administration from imposing controls on emissions of a key greenhouse gas without Pennsylvania lawmakers’ permission, Wolf’s office reiterated Wednesday, a move that comes as the Democrat works to advance an agenda to...

Sales of California pollution permits rebound in 3rd quarter

Aug. 25, 2020 6:11 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sales of permits that California businesses need to emit pollution rebounded in recent months after a dip in May due to the pandemic, according to state figures released Tuesday. California auctions off carbon allowances through its cap-and-trade program, which aims to reduce...