CO2 Introductory and Advanced Course


Point Carbon

Thomson Reuters

Do you have team members that require knowledge of the Carbon markets?
Thomson Reuters Point Carbon, the world-leading provider of independent news, analysis and consulting services for carbon markets, is holding a two-day course about all aspects of the California, the Western Climate Initiative (WCI) and global carbon markets.
Who are the courses for?
The courses are designed for companies and other organizations with a stake in carbon markets who want a thorough understanding of its structure and dynamics. It is particularly tailored to companies with a compliance obligation, offset developers and other future market participants. A basic understanding of economics is required for the second day of the course.

What will the courses provide?
The first day will provide a detailed overview of the market design in California, in other WCI jurisdictions and lessons learned from other markets around the world. The second day will focus on market dynamics, supply and demand balance and gaining a thorough understanding of price formation in California and other markets.

Agenda Day 1:
CO2 Introductory course: Towards a
Western Market – Policy & Politics

·                 Introduction

·                 California’s climate policy

·                 The Nuts and bolts of the California market

·                 The Western Climate Initiative (WCI)

·                 Planning for compliance California

·                 Tools of the trade

·                 California, the WCI and the rest of the world

·                 Conclusion and wrap-up

*Agenda subject to small changes.

Agenda Day 2:
CO2 Advanced course: Towards a
Western Market – Forecasting Prices

·                 Introduction: What drives carbon prices?

·                 Demand

·                 Supply

·                 Forecasting prices in California and the WCI

·                 Trading game

·                 Lessons learned from other carbon markets

·                 Wrap-up/Q&A


Partner organization:

The Hunton & Williams Climate Change Law and Policy Practice assists clients with challenges and opportunities emerging from regulatory and corporate responses to climate change. Members of the team include tax, capital markets, trade, corporate, administrative,
tort, criminal, finance, energy and environmental lawyers. As a full-service firm with offices across the U.S. and around the world, Hunton & Williams possesses the strategic,
policy development, political, financial and technical skills to advise companies on climate change-related strategies

Course Fee:

Day 1: CO2 Introductory course – $745 USD

Day 2: CO2 Advanced course – $845 USD

Both days – $195 discount!$1395 USD

The fee includes attendance to the course, refreshments, lunch and conference documentation for one person.


Register now!

To register for one or both of these courses, please click here.

Contact us: [email protected]
tel: +1 202 289 3930.

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