Emissions Banking and Trading Programs
Clean Air Interstate Rule Program
This market-based cap-and-trade program is for applicable electric generating units in Texas and other states.
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
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.