NPC Delegates call for a fast launch of the ETS
15 March 2018. Beijing, PR China – Delegates from the Chinese National People’s Congress asked the government to speed up the implementation of the national emissions trading scheme. They furthermore proposed to merge it with the planned energy consumption trading system in order to reduce administrative costs for companies that have to comply with both. Four other delegates from Henan province submitted a proposal for an assessment of a possible inclusion of emissions reduction from agriculture as an offset mechanism in the ETS.