SACRAMENTO – Today at noon (PDT), California and Quebec released the results of the 23rd joint cap-and-trade auction of carbon allowances from both jurisdictions. The final numbers include sales figures and settlement prices for 2017 & 2020 (current) and 2023 vintages (advance).
Number offered: 57,540,731
Number sold: 21,161,000 Settlement Price: $16.68
Number offered: 8,672,250 Number sold: 1,763,000 Settlement Price: $16.68
CARB's mission is to promote and protect public health, welfare, and ecological resources through effective reduction of air pollutants while recognizing and considering effects on the economy. CARB is the lead agency for climate change programs and oversees all air pollution control efforts in California to attain and maintain health-based air quality standards.