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Vertis hosts IETA EU ETS Working Group Meeting

On Friday 16th November we hosted IETA’s EU ETS Working Group Meeting at our offices in Budapest.  At the end of a week where the EUA price rose to 9 euro and then slumped to 6.50 euro, the afternoon session … Continue reading

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The European Commission’s report on the state of the European carbon market in 2012

Following on from Monday’s publication of recommendations for changes to the EU ETS auction regulations, the European Commission has published its report on the state of the European carbon market in 2012.  (http://ec.europa.eu/clima/policies/ets/reform/docs/com_2012_652_en.pdf) The purpose of the report was to … Continue reading

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The European Commission’s proposal for temporary restriction of EUA supply

Two days earlier than expected, on 12th November, the European Commission published its proposal for temporarily cutting the supply of allowances in the EU ETS in order to boost the EUA price. Originally the Commission presented three back-loading options: 400 … Continue reading

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Proposed changes to the EU ETS rules for aircraft operators

The European Commission has offered a significant concession to the international aviation industry regarding the EU ETS. For 2012 only those flights which begin and end in the European Union will be covered by the compliance obligation.  Allowances will not … Continue reading

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