China SOEs Building Carbon Trading Teams as Cap-and-Trade Programme Looms

21 October 2016 – A number of China’s biggest state-owned enterprises (SOEs) are setting up specialized emissions trading teams to deal with next year’s launch of a national carbon market, with some companies – such as Chinalco, China Datang Corp, China Nuaneng Group, China Huadian Corp and the State Power Investment Corp – expecting to face a shortfall of CO2 permits.