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Guangdong Province pauses its local offset mechanism

August 30, 2018 – The Guangdong Provincial Development and Reform Commission announced that until further notice it will not approve any applications for more credit issuances in its provincial offset mechanism called Pu Hui Certified Emission Reduction (PHCER). The Guangdong government aims to evaluate the current mechanism before the authorities

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The EU and China renew their cooperation on ETS

July 17, 2018 – During the 20th EU-China summit, Brussels and Beijing signed a strategic partnership including a renewed commitment to carbon market cooperation, while the joint statement of the summit also mentioned the recently launched second phase of the EU-China ETS cooperation project. Some commentators saw these steps as

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Shanghai will hold additional auction for ETS compliance

July 16, 2018 – Shanghai announced that it will offer 2 million carbon allowances in an additional auction on July 31. The goal of this auction is to help emitters comply with the ETS after shortages of certificate supply. The auctioning will be limited to ETS participants and the allowances

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Chinese Offset Registry handed over to Beijing Exchange

May 8, 2018 – The central government has decided to hand over the responsibility of running the nation’s offset registry to the Beijing Environment Exchange, after looking for an appropriate institution for over a year. The Registry has been overseen by the National Center for Climate Change Strategy and International

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China’s State Council approves ETS allocation plan

April 19, 2018 – The State Council of China has approved an allocation plan for the trial emissions trading system for the power sector. Although specific details are not yet available, this step is seen as a milestone in the development of the national ETS, as experiences from the trial

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