Sacramento — Today at noon (PDT), California and Quebec released the results of the thirteenth joint cap-and-trade auction of carbon allowances. The final numbers include sales figures and settlement prices for 2016 & 2017 (current) and 2020 vintages.
Current Vintage Number offered: 79,548,286
Number sold: 79,548,286
Settlement Price: $15.06
2020 Vintage Number offered: 9,723,500
Number sold: 9,723,500
Settlement Price: $14.76
For more detailed results on the auction, including maximum and minimum bids placed, please go to: 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.