Month: October 2006

Carbon prices within the EU ETS

1 The price of carbon within the scheme Graph 4‑1: EUA Spot price on EEX When the EU ETS was established experts expected the price of EUAs to hover just over 10€ per tonne[1], but the first half of 2005

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EU Emissions Trading Scheme (at a glance)

  <!–[if !supportLists]–>1<!–[endif]–>The EU Emissions Trading Scheme <!–[if !supportLists]–>1.1<!–[endif]–>Introduction / Characteristics Since January 1st 2005 the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS) is in place.<!–[if !supportFootnotes]–>[1]<!–[endif]–> It covers five sectors, which emit almost half of all EU CO2 emissions. About

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Kyoto Protocol (at a glance)

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Further Background on Kyoto Protocol and EU ETS

9         Appendix 9.1 Annex-I and Annex-B Countries 9.2      Allocation under the Burden Sharing Agreement 9.3      Kyoto Time line 9.4      Carbon Dioxide Equivalents (CO2eq) 9.5      Electricity Generation in the EU 25 9.6      Different Types of Allowances 9.7      Surplus of allocation over

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Emissions and Kyoto Glossary

8         Glossary Continue reading for a Glossary on Emissions Trading and the Kyoto Protocol

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Quantitative Analysis of Carbon Prices

5         Quantitative analysis The Objective of the following quantitative analysis is to find out if there is causal relationship between the price of EUAs and different fuels and weather data. In the following the time series will be tested for

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