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California Considering 25 Projects for Carbon Offset Credits
Should the projects be approved, they'll generate the first offset credits to be used under California's carbon cap-and- trade program, the only system of its kind in the U.S. and the second-largest in the world behind the European Union's program. The ...
Bloomberg
By Lynn Doan
March 8, 2013 

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California Cap-and-Trade Auction

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) held an auction of
greenhouse gas allowances for use in the California cap-and-trade
program on February 19, 2013.  The results of that auction will
be published on the ARB website at 12:00 pm (noon) Pacific Time
on Friday, February 22, 2013
The results will be posted on ARB's website at:
Once results are posted on the ARB website, auction participants
will also be notified by the Auction Administrator via email of
the availability of their auction results in the Auction
Platform.  The auction results will be accessed by logging into
the participant's account in the Auction Platform at:
If you have any questions on the February 2013 auction results,
please contact the Public Information Office at (916) 322-2990.
For more information on the California Cap-and-Trade Program,
please go to:
The California Air Resources Board (ARB) held an auction of greenhouse gas allowances for use in the California cap-and-trade program on February 19, 2013.  The results of that auction will be published on the ARB website at 12:00 pm (noon) Pacific Timeon Friday, February 22, 2013 
The results will be posted on ARB's website at:http://www.arb.ca.gov/cc/capandtrade/auction/auction.htm

Once results are posted on the ARB website, auction participantswill also be notified by the Auction Administrator via email ofthe availability of their auction results in the AuctionPlatform.  
The auction results will be accessed by logging intothe participant's account in the Auction Platform at:https://www.wci-auction.org/

If you have any questions on the February 2013 auction results,please contact the Public Information Office at (916) 322-2990.
For more information on the California Cap-and-Trade Program,please go to:http://www.arb.ca.gov/cc/capandtrade/capandtrade.htm

California: A High-Revenue, Low-Services State
David Crane
February 20, 2013

Cool Steps Help Fight Global Warming
James Temple
February 9, 2013

California Air Resources Board Announces Cap-and-Trade Workshops
Tom Slivick
February 5, 2013

California Air Resources Board Issues AB 32 Report
Stoel Rives LLP4
Allison Smith
February 4, 2013

A New California Record...In February
It looks as though California has broken another solar powerrecord, and it's done so in one of the least-sunny times of yearpossible. According to preliminary figures provided by theCalifornia Independent System Operator, the state's grid receivedmore than 1,300 megawatts of power from solar arrays for a fewhours on Wednesday, likely an all-time record -- in a month whenthe sun shines with less intensity than at most other times ofyear. Keep in mind that California only passed the 1,000-megawattmark in its solar generating output on August 20, 2012…

 

By: Chris Clarke
February 6, 2013 

California Industry's Greenhouse Pollution Dropped Again in 2011
By: Chris Clarke
January 22, 2013 

Secretary Chu Announces Major New Recovery Act Milestone:
300,000 Homes Weatherized
January 19, 2011

EERE Progress Alert
DOE Announces Historic Strides in Energy Efficiency for Residential and Commercial Building Codes
November 15, 2010

Vice President Biden Announces 200,000 Homes Weatherized Under the Recovery Act
August 26, 2010

2010 Media Advisory - Cash for Appliances Rebate Program Expands - Consumers Can Begin Saving July 29
For Immediate Release: DATE, 2010
Media Contact: CONTACT - 916-654-4989

Obama's healthcare victory clears path for climate change bill
As Democrats secure historic healthcare reforms, fresh details emerge of proposed climate change bill. James Murray, BusinessGreen
22 Mar 2010

Calif. Lawmakers OK Tax Breaks To Create Jobs
By Judy Lin, Associated Press Writer
Manufacturing.Net
March 23, 2010

Media Advisory: More Time, More Choices, Lots of Cash
Consumers Benefit from California Appliance Rebate Program Expansion
California Energy Commission
May 13, 2010

 

 

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