Colorado Steel and Cement Producers Are Required to Use SC-GHG for Cost-Effectiveness

  • Application

    In October 2021, the Colorado Air Quality Control Commission passed a new regulation, Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Energy Management for Manufacturers In Colorado (GEMM). Steel and cement manufacturers complying with GEMM are required to utilize the SC-GHG as the cost-effectiveness threshold for reduction measures being proposed as part of the GEMM rule’s audit requirements. 1

  • Date

    May 2022
  • SCC Value(s)

    No lower than 2016 IWG SC-GHG at 2.5% discount rate

  • Reference

    5 Colo. Code of Regs. 1001-26.II.C.3

  • Legal Authority

    HB 19-1261 and SB 2019-096 creating Colo. Rev. Stat. Sec. 25-7-140.

  1. 5 Colo. Code of Regs. 1001-26.II.C.3 ↩︎

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