Western Climate Initiative, Inc.

WCI, Inc. Activities:

  • Develop a compliance tracking system that tracks both allowances and offsets certificates;
  • Administer allowance auctions; and
  • Conduct market monitoring of allowance auctions and allowance and offset certificate trading.

Western Climate Initiative, Inc. (WCI, Inc.) is a non-profit corporation formed to provide administrative and technical services to support the implementation of state and provincial greenhouse gas emissions trading programs.

The Board of Directors for WCI, Inc. includes officials from the provinces of Quebec, British Columbia, Ontario, and the State of California. The services provided by WCI, Inc. can be expanded to support jurisdictions that join in the future.

News and Announcements

December 6, 2017

The government of ontario has released the November 29, 2017 Auction Results

The Government of Ontario has released the November 29, 2017 Auction Results. The results are available on the MOECC website.

November 21, 2017

California and Québec Have Released the November 2017 Joint Auction #13 Results

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) and the Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) have released the November 2017 Joint Auction #13 results. The results are available on the CARB and MDDELCC websites.

October 2, 2017

WCI, Inc. Annual Board of Directors Meeting Notice — October 12, 2017

The Board of Directors of Western Climate Initiative, Inc. (WCI, Inc.) will hold its annual meeting on Thursday, October 12, 2017, in Sacramento, California, 980 9th Street, 2nd Floor, Conference Room A-B.  The Board will first convene an executive (closed) session, beginning at 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time / 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time, to discuss procurement, personnel and Participating Jurisdiction matters. The Board will then convene a public (open) session, beginning at approximately 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time / 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time, to elect officers, appoint members to standing committees, review corporate policies, and adopt a budget for 2018.

September 29, 2017

THE GOVERNMENT OF ONTARIO HAS RELEASED THE November 29, 2017 AUCTION NOTICE

The Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) has released the November 29, 2017 Auction Notice. The Auction Notice is available on the MOECC website.

September 15, 2017

NOVEMBER 2017 JOINT AUCTION #13 NOTICE

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) and the Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) have released the November 2017 Joint Auction #13 Notice.

The Auction Notice is available on the ARB and MDDELCC websites.

September 13, 2017

The Government of Ontario has released the September 6, 2017 Auction Results

The results are available on the MOECC website.

August 22, 2017

California and Québec Have Released the August 2017 Joint Auction #12 Results

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) and the Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) have released the August 2017 Joint Auction #12 results.

The results are available on the ARB and MDDELCC websites.

July 27, 2017

WCI, Inc. accepting applications for two positions

WCI, Inc. is accepting applications for two positions in the Sacramento, CA office: a Project Manager and an Operations Manager. Interested applicants should submit materials using the form on this page.

July 14, 2017

WCI, INC. BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING NOTICE — JULY 26, 2017

The Board of Directors of Western Climate Initiative, Inc. (WCI, Inc.) will meet at 1:00 p.m. Pacific/4:00 p.m. Eastern on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, via teleconference. The only agenda item is for the Board to enter into an executive (closed) session to discuss participating jurisdictions, procurement and personnel matters.

July 6, 2017

The Government of Ontario has released the september 6, 2017 Auction Notice

The Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) has released the September 6, 2017 Auction Notice. The Auction Notice is available on the MOECC website.

June 21, 2017

WCI, Inc. Board of Director’s Meeting Notice – June 27, 2017

The June 21, 2017 Board of Directors meeting was cancelled and rescheduled to 1:30 pm Pacific / 4:30 pm Eastern on Tuesday June 27, 2017, via teleconference.  The only agenda item is for the Board to enter into executive (closed) session to discuss procurement and personnel matters.

June 19, 2017

AUGUST 2017 Joint Auction #12 Notice

The California Air Resources Board (ARB) and the Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) have released the August 2017 Joint Auction #12 Notice.

The Auction Notice is available on the ARB and MDDELCC websites.

June 13, 2017

The Government of Ontario has released the June 6, 2017 Auction Results

The results are available on the MOECC website.

June 9, 2017

WCI, Inc. Board of Directors Meeting NoticeJune 21, 2017

The Board of Directors of Western Climate Initiative, Inc. (WCI, Inc.) will meet at 1:00 p.m. Pacific / 4:00 p.m. Eastern on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, via teleconference.  The only agenda item is for the Board to enter into an executive (closed) session to discuss procurement and personnel matters.

 

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