EI @ Haas WP 236 Downstream Regulation of CO 2 Emissions in California ' s Electricity Sector

This paper examines the implications of alternative forms of cap-and-trade regulations on the California electricity market. Specific focus is given to the implementation of a downstream form of regulation known as the first-deliverer policy. Under this policy, importers (i.e., first-deliverers) of electricity into California are responsible for the… (More)