News and Announcements

Release of second California-Québec Practice Auction Update

July 18, 2014

The California Air Resources Board and the ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques have released a second California-Québec Practice Auction Update (Second Update). The Second Update is available on the ARB website and the MDDELCC website.

Release of the first Linked California and Québec Cap-and-Trade Programs Compliance Instrument Report

July 9, 2014

The California Air Resources Board and the ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques have released the first Linked California and Québec Cap-and-Trade Programs Compliance Instrument Report. The Update is available on the ARB website and the MDDELCC website.

California – Quebec Practice Auction Update

June 30, 2014

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) and the ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques have released a California – Quebec Practice Auction Update (Update). The Update is available on the ARB website and the MDDELCC website.

July 9, 2014 Board of Directors Meeting

June 27, 2014

The Board of Directors of Western Climate Initiative, Inc. (WCI, Inc.) will meet on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Sacramento, CA, beginning at 1:00 PM Pacific time. The Board will consider a funding agreement with the Ministry of Sustainable Development, Environment and the Fight against Climate Change (MDDELCC) of Québec and review the budget.

Stakeholders and members of the public are invited to attend this meeting via teleconference. This meeting will be conducted in both French and English. If you plan to attend, please register here. There is no charge to attend this meeting.

The meeting agenda and materials are available on the WCI, Inc. website, and additional meeting materials will be posted to the website as they become available. Attendees will have an opportunity to comment on agenda items during the meeting.

THE GOVERNMENT OF QUÉBEC HAS RELEASED THE AUGUST 26, 2014 AUCTION NOTICE

June 27, 2014

The ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) has released the August 26, 2014 Auction Notice. The Auction Notice is available on the MDDELCC website.

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the August 18, 2014 Auction Notice

June 19, 2014

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the August 18, 2014 Auction Notice. The notice is available on the ARB website.

Québec and California announce plans for joint auction of greenhouse gas emission allowances

May 3, 2014

Québec and California announce plans for joint auction of greenhouse gas emission allowances. For more information, visit the ARB and MDDELCC  websites.

Western Climate Initiative, Inc. Is Seeking an Executive Director

May 30, 2014

Western Climate Initiative, Inc. is accepting applications for an Executive Director. Interested applicants should submit materials using the form on this page by June 30, 2014.

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the June 30, 2014 Reserve Sale Notice

May 30, 2014

The Reserve Sale Notice is available on the ARB website.

THE GOVERNMENT OF QUÉBEC HAS RELEASED THE MAY 27, 2014 AUCTION Results

May 30, 2014

The results are available on the MDDELCC website.

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the May 16, 2014 auction results

May 21, 2014

The results are available on the ARB website.

Executive Session on May 14, 2014

May 5, 2014

The Board of Directors will reconvene the Executive Session that was recessed on May 2 in order to complete their discussion of personnel matters.

WCI, Inc. Board Meeting on May 2, 2014

April 22, 2014

The Board of Directors of Western Climate Initiative, Inc. (WCI, Inc.) will meet on Friday, May 2, 2014, in Sacramento, CA, beginning at 10:00 AM Pacific time. The Board will consider a funding agreement with the California Air Resources Board, the 2013 audit report, and the 2013 federal and state tax filings. The Board will then convene an Executive (Closed) Session to discuss banking and personnel matters.

Stakeholders and members of the public are invited to attend this meeting in-person or via teleconference. This meeting will be conducted in both French and English. If you plan to attend, whether by teleconference or in person, please register here. There is no charge to attend this meeting.

The meeting agenda and materials are available on the WCI, Inc. website, and additional meeting materials will be posted to the website as they become available. Attendees will have an opportunity to comment on agenda items during the meeting.

THE GOVERNMENT OF QUÉBEC HAS RELEASED THE MAY 27, 2014 AUCTION NOTICE

March 28, 2014

The ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement, de la Faune et des Parcs (MDDEFP) has released the May 27, 2014 Auction Notice. The Auction Notice is available on the MDDEFP website.

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the May 16, 2014 Auction Notice

March 17, 2014

The Auction Notice is available on the ARB website.

The ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement, de la Faune et des Parcs (MDDEFP) has released The March 4, 2014 Auction Results

March 7, 2014

The results are available on the MDDEFP website.

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the April 3, 2014 Reserve Sale Notice

March 4, 2014

The Reserve Sale Notice is available on the ARB website.

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the February 19, 2014 Auction Results

February 24, 2014

The results are available on the ARB website.

THE GOVERNMENT OF QUÉBEC HAS RELEASED THE MARCH 4, 2014 AUCTION NOTICE

January 3, 2014

The ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement, de la Faune et des Parcs (MDDEFP) has released the March 4, 2014 Auction Notice. The Auction Notice is available on the MDDEFP website.

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the February 19, 2014 Auction Notice

December 20, 2013

The Auction Notice is available on the ARB website.

December 3, 2013 auction results

December 6, 2013

The ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement, de la Faune et des Parcs (MDDEFP) has released the December 3, 2013 Auction Results. The results are available on the MDDEFP website.

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the December 31, 2013 Reserve Sale Notice

December 2, 2013

The Reserve Sale Notice is available on the ARB website.

WCI, Inc. Board Meeting on Dec 9, 2013

November 27, 2013

The Board of Directors of Western Climate Initiative, Inc. (WCI, Inc.) will hold their annual meeting on Monday, December 9, 2013, in Sacramento, CA, beginning at 2:00 pm Pacific time. The Board will elect officers, appoint committee members, consider adoption of a Records Availability Policy, and adopt a budget for 2014-15. The Board will then convene an Executive (Closed) Session to discuss procurement and personnel matters.

Stakeholders and members of the public are invited to attend this meeting in-person or via teleconference. This meeting will be conducted in both French and English. If you plan to attend, whether by teleconference or in person, please register here. There is no charge to attend this meeting.

The meeting agenda and materials are available here, and additional meeting materials will be posted to the website as they become available. Attendees will have an opportunity to comment on agenda items during the meeting.

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the November 19, 2013 Auction Results

November 22, 2013

The results are available on the ARB website.

First Québec Allowance Auction Announced

October 4, 2013

The first Québec allowance auction will be held on December 3, 2013. Materials can be found at http://www.mddefp.gouv.qc.ca/changements/carbone/index-en.htm.

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) has released the November 19, 2013 Auction Notice

September 20, 2013

The Auction Notice is available on the ARB website.

 

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    pcummins@wci-inc.org