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carbon trading


EPA Drops Proposed Model Carbon Trading Rules Ahead of Trump Takeover

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has abandoned an interagency review of draft model carbon trading rules that were issued alongside the final Clean Power Plan to make associated documents public…


Australia's Direct Action Plan Set to Replace Carbon Trading Scheme

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s Direct Action Plan, the policy mechanism proposed to replace the coal-rich country’s now-defunct carbon trading program, cleared the Senate despite staunch opposition on Oct. 31.…


Future of Australia's Carbon Pricing Scheme Hangs in the Balance

Australia’s freshly elected prime minister, Tony Abbott, introduced a bill in November to scrap the nation’s controversial carbon pricing plan, which is slated to transition to an emissions trading scheme…