New Hampshire State Lawmakers Pass Bill to Spur Low-Income Solar Projects

The New Hampshire legislature approved a measure on May 23 requiring at least two new community solar projects per year in each utility’s service territory to benefit low- and moderate-income ratepayers, starting next year. (SB165) Under the legislation, the host may choose to receive credits on bills for each member and the host, along with a…

California-Quebec Carbon Auction Sells Out, Allowances Clear at Record Highs Signalling Market Stability

The nineteenth quarterly carbon auction held by California and Quebec sold all of the more than 66 million carbon permits offered for current emissions at a record-high $17.45 per credit, above the floor price of $15.62, according to the results released on May 22 by the California Air Resources Board. The auction also sold 100…