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The Environmental Markets Association (EMA) is a US-based trade association representing the interests of companies that are involved in the trading, legislation and regulation of environmental markets. EMA was founded in 1997 as a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit organization.



EMA is focused on promoting market-based solutions for environmental challenges through sound public policy, industry best practices, effective education and training, and member networking. EMA represents a diverse membership including large utilities, emissions brokers and traders, exchanges, law firms, project developers, consultants, academics, NGOs and government agencies

Upcoming Events

EMA 18th Annual Meeting

October 22-24, 2014

Santa Monica DoubleTree

Santa Monica, CA



EMA's Regional Round Table Dives into Texas RECs and RINs
http://www.emahq.org/news-resources/press-releases/tx-regional-round-table-wrap (May 23, 2013)
EMA Facilitates Discussion on California's AB 32
http://emahq.org/ab-32-round-table-wrap (March 18, 2013)
EMA Applauds RGGI for Steps to Revitalize Northeast Carbon Markets
http://emahq.org/node/40 (February 11, 2013)

Save the Date for EMA's 18th Annual Meeting

October 22-24, 2014
Santa Monica DoubleTree Hotel
Santa Monica, CA

Texas Round Table Dives into RINs, Carbon and RECs

On Wednesday, May 22, the Environmental Markets Association (EMA) brought together industry professionals representing municipalities, government, law firms and the trading community to discuss updates in the Carbon Market, Renewable Energy Credits and the emerging RINs Market at the offices of Shell in downtown Houston, Texas. 
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AB 32 Thought Leader Round Table