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Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) carbon dioxide (CO2) offset allowances represent project-based greenhouse gas emissions reductions or carbon sequestration achieved outside of the capped electricity sector.
Offsets provide compliance flexibility for regulated power plants and create significant environmental and economic co-benefits for project sponsors, including landfill operators and farmers.
Massachusetts and other RGGI participating states currently allow regulated power plants to use a carefully chosen group of qualifying offsets to meet up to 3.3 percent of their CO2 compliance obligations.
For a regulated power plant to qualify for RGGI Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Offsets, a Project Sponsor needs to prepare and submit to MassDEP:
Obtain the forms and instructions you need:
Mail hard copies and/or CDs of your completed Consistency Application(s) and/or Monitoring & Verification Report(s) to:
MassDEP Bureau of Air & Waste
Climate Strategies Group
One Winter Street, 7th Floor
Boston, MA 02108