430 New Entrants in Beijing’s Pilot ETS for 2016

16 March 2016 – Due to Beijing announced to lower the threshold for ETS coverage to companies that emit at least 5,000 tonnes of CO2 annually, there are 430 new companies covered by its local carbon market.

Except industrial emitters and large commercial buildings, the list of new entrants also included a number of public buildings (e.g.:  Palace Museum in the Forbidden City, landmarks, universities and hospitals )

Source: http://www.bjpc.gov.cn/zwxx/tztg/201603/t10032349.htm