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
The EU moved closer to linking its emissions trading scheme with the Swiss system on Wednesday as the European Commission adopted proposals to conclude a ..
News 16 Aug 2017
The EU court ruled on Wednesday that the European Commission did not “commit a manifest error” in defining the benchmark for sintered ore under the ..
News 26 Jul 2017
Talks with national government delegates on planned reforms to the EU’s emissions trading system moved forward on Tuesday evening and could be wrapped up by ..
News 28 Jun 2017
EU member states reached an agreement on Wednesday on the European Commission’s proposal to continue to exempt long-haul flights from the obligation to buy EU ..
News 21 Jun 2017
Industry lobbyists vowed on Tuesday to fight the reforms of the EU emissions trading scheme, as a new report suggested these would boost prices to ..
News 9 May 2017