Green Power Partnership Webinar: Green Power Markets and the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI)

EPA hosted a webinar on October 23 to answer basic questions about how green power retailers can retire allowances through the voluntary renewable energy set-aside (VRE) in many of states participating in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), and the importance of doing so for the green power market. State RGGI Administrators, Tracking System Representatives with APX, EPA officials, and representatives from the Center for Resource Solutions (CRS) provided information and answered questions. Speakers addressed:

* The eligibility criteria for retiring allowances
* The roles of Partners, providers, and regulators
* How and who must apply, and on what time schedule
* Where to go for more information