Notice of Auction

In 2017, the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) will be participating in four quarterly regional auctions for the sale of carbon dioxide allowances under the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) in accordance with the CO2 Allowance Auction Program (Title 21 NYCRR Part 507). The quarterly auctions will be conducted on March 8, June 7, September 6, and December 6, 2017, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. ET respectively.

In each of these auctions, NYSERDA will be making available for sale approximately 5,528,805 allowances per auction from the 2017 Allocation Year. All parties are eligible to participate in this auction provided they become qualified and meet all other participation requirements by each auction deadline. Applications for participation are available at RGGILink opens in new window - close new window to return to this page.

The NYSERDA contact person regarding the New York CO2 Allowance Auction Program is Allison Rose, who can be contacted at