SACRAMENTO -Today at noon, the Air Resources Board released the results of the November 14, 2012 cap-and-trade auction of California carbon allowances. The final numbers include sales figures and settlement price for 2013 and 2015 vintages.
Number offered: 23,126,100 Number sold: 23,126,100 Settlement Price: $10.09 per allowance
Number offered: 39,450,00 Number sold: 5,576,000 Settlement Price: $10 per allowance
For more detailed results on the auction, including maximum and minimum bids placed, please visit: www.arb.ca.gov/auction
Note: A statement by ARB Chairman Mary D. Nichols will follow shortly in a separate press release.
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.