SACRAMENTO - Today at noon, the Air Resources Board released the results of the August 16, 2013, cap-and-trade auction of California carbon allowances. The final numbers include sales figures and settlement price for 2013 and 2016 vintages.
Number offered: 13,865,422
Number sold: 13,865,422
Settlement Price: $12.22
Number offered: 9,560,000
Number sold: 9,560,000
Settlement Price: $11.10
For more detailed results on the auction, including maximum and minimum bids placed, please visit: www.arb.ca.gov/auction
CARB is the lead agency in California for cleaning up the air and fighting climate change to attain and maintain health-based air quality standards. Its mission is to promote and protect public health, welfare, and ecological resources through the effective reduction of air and climate pollutants while recognizing and considering effects on the economy.