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California lawmakers float bills to protect against Trump climate regs rollback, shield whistleblowers

Published 01:17 on February 24, 2017  /  Last updated at 01:33 on February 24, 2017  /  Americas, US  /  No Comments

California lawmakers have introduced a trio of bills aimed in part at maintaining the state’s current environmental standards should the Trump Administration attempt to weaken or cancel federal rules.

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Dozen US states urge building of pipelines to store CO2, recover more oil

Published 21:10 on February 23, 2017  /  Last updated at 21:10 on February 23, 2017  /  Americas, US  /  No Comments

A new network of CO2 pipelines could reduce US oil imports by 22% and increase domestic production by 375 million barrels of oil per year, according to a multi-state white paper published Thursday.

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Livestock projects rule in latest California offset issuance

Published 22:02 on February 22, 2017  /  Last updated at 22:02 on February 22, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, US  /  No Comments

Livestock facilities dominated in the latest issuance of California offsets, with all 149,200 credits handed out this week going to that project type.

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Carbon Pulse expands North American coverage with new hire

Published 16:56 on February 22, 2017  /  Last updated at 16:56 on February 22, 2017  /  Americas, Bavardage, Canada, Carbon Taxes, Mexico, South & Central, US  /  No Comments

Carbon Pulse has hired a North American correspondent to help the news and intelligence provider establish a physical presence on the continent, which is home to a number of upcoming and burgeoning carbon pricing programmes.

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Observers see soft demand anew in Q1 WCI auction

Published 23:41 on February 21, 2017  /  Last updated at 16:57 on February 22, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, US  /  No Comments

Wednesday’s joint California-Quebec carbon allowance auction will likely see soft demand once again, observers predict, extending the spate of under-subscribed sales that has weighed on the WCI market over the past year.

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INTERVIEW: Canada’s Enbridge on compliance, customers comms, CO2 reductions and the need for market certainty

Published 21:50 on February 21, 2017  /  Last updated at 21:51 on February 21, 2017  /  Americas, Canada, Conversations, US, Views  /  No Comments

As Manager of Carbon Strategy and Integrated Resource Planning for Enbridge Gas Distribution, Fiona Oliver-Glasford has a unique perspective on compliance strategies and challenges under Ontario’s cap-and-trade program. Canadian Clean Energy Conferences spoke with Oliver-Glasford to gain insight on how Canada’s largest natural gas distribution company is navigating the new cap-and-trade landscape.

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Trump prepares executive order to end Obama climate plan

Published 09:25 on February 21, 2017  /  Last updated at 00:07 on February 22, 2017  /  Americas, US  /  No Comments

US President Donald Trump is preparing an executive order for the Environmental Protection Agency to start rewriting the Clean Power Plan, his predecessor Barack Obama’s signature climate policy.

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Pruitt confirmed as US EPA boss as Dems look to unreleased emails for fresh ammo

Published 19:15 on February 17, 2017  /  Last updated at 22:35 on February 17, 2017  /  Americas, US  /  No Comments

The US Senate approved President Trump’s controversial pick Scott Pruitt as the new head of the EPA on Friday by a vote of 52-46, which was mostly along party lines with the exception of a few rebels.

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Global climate efforts to persevere with or without the US -Moody’s

Published 13:47 on February 17, 2017  /  Last updated at 13:47 on February 17, 2017  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, China, Climate Talks, EMEA, International, New Market Mechanisms, US  /  No Comments

Institutional and private sector forces will continue to drive global efforts to reduce GHG emissions even if US climate policy is moderated or reversed by the President Trump and his administration.

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North Carolina firms partner to sell offsets from urban tree planting to local schools

Published 21:00 on February 15, 2017  /  Last updated at 21:00 on February 15, 2017  /  Americas, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

A Greensboro, North Carolina-based company has partnered with a tree planting firm in nearby Charlotte to develop an urban voluntary offset project that will generate credits to be sold to nearby environmentally-conscious colleges and universities.

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