UPDATE- RGGI emissions decline in Q1 2019 amid mild weather in the US northeast

Published 20:04 on May 1, 2019  /  Last updated at 15:34 on May 6, 2019  /  Americas, US  /  No Comments

Power sector emissions under the RGGI ETS fell during the first quarter of 2019 as mild weather in the US northeast reduced electricity demand from carbon-intensive units, according to preliminary data from the regulator.

*Updates figures from last week’s story to account for emissions adjustments made by RGGI on Friday*

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