As states advance their climate policies with ambitious clean energy targets, wholesale market operators are grappling with questions about if and how electricity markets should evolve as a response. Several ISO/RTOs are looking to change their market rules to include carbon pricing, but there is a diversity in approaches.
NYU's Institute for Policy Integrity and Duke University's Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions hosted a conference in Washington, D.C., that focused on the different approaches for carbon pricing in wholesale energy markets. Experts from around the country discussed current initiatives, legal issues, and stakeholder perspectives.
If you could not attend the event, video replays and presentation slides are available in the event wrap-up at the link above.