Category: Energy & Carbon Markets

According to a Press Briefing on the IMO website, there was no consensus on the next steps of the IMO’s climate change strategy were reached. The Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) expects that further substantial progress on the following 3 …

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The Marine Environment Protection Commitee (MEPC) is going to meet 27/09/2010-01/04/2010 and released that the reduction of greenhouse gases in shipping is going to be a major focus in this meeting. The following measures are to be considered technical and …

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A brief introduction into the Market for Wind Energy 1 Introduction 2 Market Size 3 Market Drivers 4 Technologies and Players 5 Outlook   1 Introduction The signing of the Kyoto Protocol with its binding emissions reduction targets in 1997 …

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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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  <!–[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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<! v:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} o:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} w:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} .shape {behavior:url(#default#VML);} –> <!–[endif]–> <! st1:*{behavior:url(#ieooui) } –> <!–[endif]–> Annex-I and Annex-B Countries) for the period after 2000. [See 9.1] It was adopted in December 1997. The aim of the protocol is to …

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

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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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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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<! v:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} o:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} w:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} .shape {behavior:url(#default#VML);} –>   <!–[endif]–> Coursework Emissions Trading       Global warming is currently present everywhere in the media and most scientists agree that greenhouse gases cause it. This paper emphasises on …

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