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CP Daily: Tuesday January 15, 2019

6 hours 44 min ago
A daily summary of our news plus bite-sized updates from around the world.
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Massachusetts state senator renewing push for carbon pricing, LCFS

7 hours 53 min ago
A Massachusetts state senator will once again pursue legislation to implement an economy-wide carbon pricing scheme and a low-carbon fuel standard (LCFS) amid increasing support from the executive branch and regional partners to install market-based systems to reduce emissions.
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Global CO2 trading volume spikes 45% in 2018, value soars 250% amid reforms -analysts

8 hours 12 min ago
Global traded carbon volumes rose 45% in 2018 to a five-year high of 9.1 billion tonnes as the dominant EU ETS market notched stellar price gains, Refinitiv analysts said in an annual market review on Tuesday.
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UK lawmakers reject Brexit deal, keeping EU ETS future in doubt

8 hours 24 min ago
UK lawmakers overwhelmingly rejected negotiators’ Brexit deal late on Tuesday, triggering a vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May and prolonging the uncertainty over Britain’s future relationship with the EU and its carbon market.
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US EPA’s ACE rule could increase coal plant, state emissions -study

8 hours 35 min ago
The Trump Administration’s proposed Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) rule may increase emissions for some coal-fired power plants and states by 2030 compared to implementing no emission policy at all, according to a new report.
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Journalist, Carbon Brief – London

8 hours 43 min ago
As a keen writer with a good eye for detail, you will report on climate and energy policies, helping to improve understanding of these complex issues in the context of climate change.
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EU Market: EUAs steady as traders await Brexit vote

11 hours 4 min ago
European carbon prices held steady on Tuesday ahead of a crucial vote by UK lawmakers on Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal with the EU.
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Two-thirds of EU ETS New Entrants’ Reserve for Phase 3 remains unallocated

11 hours 14 min ago
Allocations of free carbon allowances to new and expanding companies in the EU ETS plodded along in the second half of 2018, with some two-thirds of the reserve remaining unneeded.
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New Hampshire legislature releases RGGI bill

12 hours 58 min ago
New Hampshire’s state legislature released a bill Tuesday morning that would install the post-2020 RGGI Model Rule in the northeast US state.
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RGGI to offer 12.9 mln allowances on Mar. 13

13 hours 2 min ago
The northeast US RGGI programme will offer nearly 12.9 million carbon allowances for sale on Mar. 13 in the market’s first quarterly auction of 2019, the regulator said on Tuesday.
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Offset project developer ALLCOT hires in Colombia as director leaves for ministry

13 hours 13 min ago
Carbon trading and project development firm ALLCOT has hired a new boss for its Colombian operations as the existing director departs for a high-level ministry role.
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Quebec allocates 14.1 mln allowances for 2019 in partial distribution

14 hours 43 min ago
Quebec compliance entities received 14.1 million free V19 allowances during the first partial distribution of 2019, according to data released by the provincial government on Monday.
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Governments urged to come clean on carbon pricing as cash rolls in

Tue, 2019-01-15 14:00
Citizens are urging governments to more clearly communicate how they are both imposing carbon pricing and spending the resulting revenues, as rising emissions costs begin to test public resolve.
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CP Daily: Monday January 14, 2019

Tue, 2019-01-15 09:33
A daily summary of our news plus bite-sized updates from around the world.
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Consultant, Corporate Sustainability, South Pole – London/Mexico City/New York

Tue, 2019-01-15 08:53
As part of the Corporate Risks and Opportunities team within the Consultancy & Services unit, you will focus on the delivery of high quality consultancy advice on climate change mitigation solutions to the corporate sector, and be responsible for the management of small project teams.
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Senior Consultant, Sustainable Cities and Regions, South Pole – London/Mexico City

Tue, 2019-01-15 08:51
As a Senior Consultant Sustainable Cities and Regions, you will focus on the successful and efficient implementation of our mandates and the delivery of high quality consultancy reports, as well as programme management of projects on climate change mitigation solutions.
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Junior Portfolio Manager (Voluntary Carbon), South Pole – Amsterdam/London/Stockholm

Tue, 2019-01-15 08:50
In this role you will be part of our Portfolio Management team, responsible for overseeing and developing business for the sales of carbon credits for the voluntary market.
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Head of Global Sourcing, South Pole – London/Amsterdam

Tue, 2019-01-15 08:49
In this role, you will be part of the Projects and Portfolio Team, responsible for defining, taking ownership and monitoring South Pole’s sourcing policies, strategies and activities, as well as managing the sourcing team.
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Climate Change Finance Consultant, Inter-American Development Bank – Washington DC

Tue, 2019-01-15 08:42
The Inter-American Development Bank seeks a climate change finance consultant to coordinate the technical revision of climate change finance programs/project proposals for the Climate Investment Funds (CIFs) and other major providers of concessional climate finance.
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Climate Advisor, Natural Resources Defense Council – Portland

Tue, 2019-01-15 08:38
NRDC is seeking a Climate Advisor to work with the City of Portland as part of the American Cities Climate Challenge (ACCC).
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