Emissions Banking and Trading Programs
Discrete Emission Credit Program
This program provides a method to generate credit by creating temporary emission reductions throughout Texas.
Emissions Banking and Trading of Allowances Program
This market-based cap-and-trade program implements annual nitrogen oxides and sulfur dioxide emission caps for grandfathered and electing electric generating facilities in Texas.
Emission Credit Program
This program provides a method to generate credit by creating permanent emission reductions in nonattainment areas throughout Texas.
Highly Reactive Volatile Organic Compound Emissions Cap and Trade Program
This market-based cap-and-trade program implements an annual HRVOC emission cap for affected facilities in Harris County.
Mass Emissions Cap and Trade Program
This market-based cap-and-trade program implements an annual nitrogen oxides emission cap for affected facilities in the Houston-Galveston-Brazoria ozone nonattainment area.
Submit the following EBT forms online using the State of Texas Environmental Electronic Reporting System (STEERS):
• Annual reports for the MECT, HECT, and EBTA Programs
• Trades for the ERC, DERC, MECT, HECT, and EBTA Programs
Authorized Account Representative Registration Form (updated March 2016)
EBT Program Presentation
Contains basic information regarding EBT programs.
EBT Stakeholder Group
An open-participation group that discusses issues related to EBT programs.
Credit and Allowance Exchange
Current listing of requests to buy and sell credits and allowances.