NYU has released the highly anticipated carbon trading study required by New York City’s Local Law 97. The study is the first comprehensive modeling assessment of the law’s costs and benefits, as well as the feasibility of a carbon trading program from buildings.
Join Urban Green Council and the NYU study team for a deep dive, including how, with the right design, a carbon trading program can deliver deeper greenhouse gas and air pollution savings spur greater investment in NYC buildings citywide and in environmental justice communities.
For more information on the report and its findings, read the press release here.
Published December 14, 2021