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Oregon to hold Credit Clearance Market for Clean Fuels Program on June 1

Published 18:57 on May 16, 2019  /  Last updated at 23:52 on May 16, 2019  /  Americas, RINs & LCFS, US  /  No Comments

Oregon’s Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) will hold a Credit Clearance Market under the state’s Clean Fuels Program (OCFP) next month for entities that did not meet the low-carbon fuel standard’s 2018 compliance deadline.

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US Supreme Court denies industry appeal of Oregon LCFS

Published 22:44 on May 14, 2019  /  Last updated at 22:44 on May 14, 2019  /  Americas, RINs & LCFS, US  /  No Comments

The US Supreme Court refused Monday to hear an appeal from several fossil fuel and business trade groups that challenged that the Oregon Clean Fuels Program (OCFP) illegally regulates interstate commerce, thereby allowing the state’s low-carbon fuel standard to withstand another legal test.

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More ambitious GHG target necessary for Canadian CFS to reduce emissions -study

Published 23:35 on May 13, 2019  /  Last updated at 23:41 on May 13, 2019  /  Americas, Canada, RINs & LCFS  /  No Comments

Canada’s existing GHG reduction goal under its proposed Clean Fuel Standard (CFS) will likely fall short of lowering emissions from its baseline level, a conference heard on Monday.

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US EPA rejects argument for halt to 2018 biofuel credit waivers

Published 18:49 on May 9, 2019  /  Last updated at 18:49 on May 9, 2019  /  Americas, RINs & LCFS, US  /  No Comments

A US federal appeals court should not accept a biofuel trade group’s motion to temporarily halt compliance waivers under the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) because its argument is untimely and lacks merit, the EPA said in a court filing this week.

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SAVE THE DATE: Carbon Forward 2019 – Survive and thrive in the global carbon markets

Published 10:31 on May 8, 2019  /  Last updated at 10:37 on May 8, 2019  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, Aviation, Bavardage, Canada, Carbon Taxes, China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets, Climate Talks, Conversations, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Japan, Kyoto Mechanisms, Mexico, Middle East, New Market Mechanisms, New Zealand, Newsletter, Other APAC, REDD, RINs & LCFS, Shipping, South & Central, South Korea, Switzerland, US, Views, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Learn how to survive and thrive in carbon markets by joining us at the 4th annual CARBON FORWARD conference & training day where we will be joined by the pre-eminent experts to discuss a programme developed by environmental market experts and based on feedback from companies like yours.

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Oregon LCFS posts 37k credit surplus for Q4 2018

Published 22:56 on May 6, 2019  /  Last updated at 22:56 on May 6, 2019  /  Americas, RINs & LCFS, US  /  No Comments

The Oregon Clean Fuels Program (OCFP) recorded its largest surplus of the year in the fourth quarter of 2018 as the total credit bank in the state’s low-carbon fuel standard exceeded 500,000 for the first time, state data revealed on Friday.

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Washington governor’s presidential climate platform targeting zero-carbon grid by 2035, LCFS

Published 18:23 on May 3, 2019  /  Last updated at 18:44 on May 3, 2019  /  Americas, RINs & LCFS, US  /  No Comments

Washington state Governor Jay Inslee (D) unveiled the first major climate policy announcement of his campaign for the US presidency on Friday, building on emissions reduction strategies that he pushed to varying levels of success during his state’s 2019 legislative session.

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California LCFS snaps deficit streak with 67k credit surplus in Q4 2018

Published 16:36 on May 1, 2019  /  Last updated at 17:37 on May 1, 2019  /  Americas, RINs & LCFS, US  /  No Comments

Credit generation outpaced deficits in the California Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) programme for the first time in over a year during the fourth quarter of 2018 due to an influx of renewable diesel and biodiesel credits.

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California LCFS stakeholders diverging on price cap, advance credit concept

Published 20:41 on April 30, 2019  /  Last updated at 20:52 on April 30, 2019  /  Americas, RINs & LCFS, US  /  No Comments

California Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) programme participants offered competing opinions on regulator ARB’s proposal to explore a price ceiling and an advance crediting system, as some said the concepts will hurt future clean fuel investments and unfairly favour utilities.

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US federal court to hear motion on temporarily stopping biofuel credit waivers

Published 21:57 on April 29, 2019  /  Last updated at 23:26 on April 29, 2019  /  Americas, RINs & LCFS, US  /  No Comments

A US federal appeals court on Friday announced it will hear a biofuel trade group’s request to prevent the EPA from issuing any more compliance waivers under the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) until its own pending lawsuit against the agency’s use of these exemptions is resolved.

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