CFTC Announces Energy and Environmental Markets Advisory Committee Meeting
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has announced that its Energy and Environmental Markets Advisory Committee (EEMAC) will hold a meeting on June 3 at 9:00 a.m. (ET). At this meeting, the EEMAC will examine how derivatives markets can facilitate the transition to a low-carbon economy, including the status of carbon reduction through cap-and-trade and other carbon trading market mechanisms. The EEMAC will also hear a staff presentation on recent events in the energy markets. The meeting will be held via teleconference in accordance with CFTC’s implementation of social distancing due to COVID-19.