NDRC invites Members of National Committee of CPPCC to discuss the Construction of the National ETS in China

On 16 August, the Department of Climate Change of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) invited members of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), as well as the General Office of NDRC, National Center for Climate Change Strategy and International Cooperation (NCSC), local Development and Reform Commissions (DRC), the Central University of Finance and Economics and other organizations to discuss the establishment of the national emissions trading system (ETS) in China. According to the press release, the discussion focused on the registration, operation and supervision procedures regarding the national ETS, while Members of CPPCC provided recommendations regarding administrative procedures.