Sweden’s climate minister has called for the formation of a new coalition within the EU to deliver higher post-2020 climate targets ..
News 29 Jan 2018
EU ambassadors have given their support to the provisional agreement reached between the Estonian presidency and the European Parliament in December 2017 on the Effort ..
News 18 Jan 2018
- Climate,Transport,Waste & Resources
The Council and the European Parliament have reached a provisional deal on post-2020 reforms to a regulation established to set limits on greenhouse gas emissions ..
News 3 Jan 2018
An advisor to the EU court argued on Thursday that Poland’s attempt to delay the planned fix for the EU’s emissions trading scheme is wholly ..
News 1 Dec 2017
- Climate,Markets & Corporate
The EU and Switzerland have signed an agreement to link their emissions trading systems, allowing participants in one scheme to use allowances from the other ..
News 23 Nov 2017
National governments endorsed on Tuesday a compromise deal on post-2020 reforms to the ailing EU ETS, paving the way for final adoption after a committee ..
News 22 Nov 2017
Some coal-fired power stations will be eligible for continued support under a late-night deal between MEPs and national government delegates over reforms to the EU’s ..
News 9 Nov 2017
- Climate,Markets & Corporate,COP23: call to action
Carbon trading lobbies have urged the UN to agree accounting and trading rules that would enable the transfer of credits between emissions trading schemes, ahead ..
Analysis 3 Nov 2017
Germany, France and the UK are pushing to prevent governments from using the sale of CO2 emissions allowances to support coal-fired power stations, according to ..
News 31 Oct 2017
Interview 26 Oct 2017
- Climate,Markets & Corporate,Brexit and the EU
The European Commission presented late on Tuesday a draft regulation amending rules to ensure the EU emissions trading system is shielded from the unintended consequences ..
News 25 Oct 2017
- Climate,Transport,Brexit and the EU
The European Parliament and Council have agreed to append a measure to protect the EU ETS from the potential impact of Brexit while finalising rules ..
News 19 Oct 2017
Marathon talks over post-2020 reforms to the EU emissions trading system ended in stalemate in the early hours of Friday morning ..
News 13 Oct 2017
Negotiators from the European Parliament and EU Council have made “solid progress” towards a compromise on reforms to the EU emissions trading system, an Estonian ..
News 14 Sep 2017
- Climate,Energy,Brexit and the EU
UK firms would be unable to cash in future free EU pollution permits in the event the UK crashes out of the trading bloc without ..
News 11 Sep 2017