Quebec ETS emissions up 1.2% in 2016 as fuel consumption rise overshadows drop in installation output

Published 16:35 on October 3, 2017  /  Last updated at 17:00 on November 3, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, US  /  No Comments

Emissions regulated by Quebec’s carbon market rose by 1.2% in 2016 as a drop in installation-level output was outpaced by a steep rise in fuel consumption by the transportation sector.

(Corrects last paragraph to indicate that emitters in the Quebec ETS are required by Nov. 1, 2018 to submit allowances and offsets covering 100% of their emissions during the 2015-2017 second compliance period)

A Carbon Pulse subscription is required to read the full article. Subscribe today to access our unrivalled news and intelligence, as well as our new premium content. Click here for details.

We offer a FREE TRIAL of our subscription service and it only takes a minute to register. If you already have a Carbon Pulse account, login here.

Comment

We use cookies to improve your website experience and to analyse our traffic. We also share non-personally identifiable information about your use of our site with our analytics partners. By continuing to use our site, you agree to this. More information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close