ETS Capacity Building Trainings for Governmental & Industry Representatives Held in September

The Capacity building training of ecological environment system and key emission enterprises in Ningxia Autonomous Region was held in Yinchuan on 3rd and 4th September 2020. It aims to enable the Ecology and Environment Bureaus within Ningxia Autonomous Region much more familiar with day-to-day tasks of ETS and to prepare and participate well in China’s nationwide ETS and provide related knowledges & experiences in terms of regional low carbon development.

The Deputy Director of the Department of Ecological Environment of Ningxia Autonomous Region and representative of EU-China Emissions Trading System (ETS) gave opening speeches. Experts from National Center for Climate Change Strategy and International Cooperation (NCSC), Institute of Agricultural Environment and Sustainable Development, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, International Institute of Green Finance, Central University of Finance and Economics and SinoCarbon were invited to give lectures and expressed their professional opinions on the Policies of Responding to Climate Change and the Prospect of the “14th Five-Year Plan”, Introduction of Green Finance Policy Practice and International Cooperation, Interpretation of Greenhouse Gas Emission Inventory Preparation Process in City, Research on the Carbon Emission Peak in City and Experience Sharing, The Analysis of Market Policy on Pilot Carbon Emission Trading, Policies and Plans adapting to Climate Change, and etc. 176 governmental & industry representatives attended this training.

After then, ETS project held the other five back to back training activities with the same theme in Wuhai, Meizhou, Hebei, Suining and Jiangxi. Government representatives from these regions delivered opening speeches for their respective training activities, introducing local initiatives and deployment arrangements to address climate change. The six training activities covered about 800 participants from eco-environmental system and emission enterprises.