Climate Policy Research

Four Twenty Seven provides bespoke climate policy research services to governments, think tanks and private corporations. Our expertise spans cap-and-trade design and regulation, emission reduction strategies, and carbon price forecasting in California and at the federal level.

Climate Policy Analysis

We provide original analysis of the effectiveness and long term impacts of proposed emission reduction and climate adaptation measures.
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Carbon Market Intelligence and Price forecasting

We deliver custom research and analysis of key market trends, supply and demand balance, and price outlook. Our market view reflect our nuanced understanding of each market’s policy and political context, and is constantly updated to include the latest regulatory developments.Our sophisticated analysis of California’s allocation numbers gives us a unique view on who the buyers and the sellers are and what their needs will be at any given time. This granular analysis feeds into our predictions for market behavior, prices and liquidity through the compliance periods.
For a sample of our work, read our report on Impact of SB 605 on the California Carbon Market and browse our blog.


We offer training sessions covering the California regulations, supply and demand fundamentals, and the practical steps to procuring carbon instruments. In addition to our public workshops, we provide customized workshops on site or virtually. Our customized training sessions allow our clients to gain targeted knowledge focused specifically on their industry’s situation and adapted to the company’s existing knowledge of the topic.

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