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EU spurns calls to use foreign carbon credits in its ETS, for now

Published 21:42 on June 3, 2019  /  Last updated at 05:27 on June 4, 2019  /  Aviation, Climate Talks, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, New Market Mechanisms, REDD, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

The EU won’t use more foreign carbon credits in its carbon market, at least for the time being, Brussels officials said on Monday in response to calls for the bloc to reignite international emissions trade.

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ICAO to limit CORSIA meeting attendance to aviation programme’s technical body

Published 16:17 on May 24, 2019  /  Last updated at 16:39 on May 24, 2019  /  Aviation, Climate Talks, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, New Market Mechanisms, REDD, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

UN aviation body ICAO will restrict attendance at technical meetings for the CORSIA offsetting programme to members of the scheme’s 19-person advisory board, snubbing a central demand of environmental groups that have called for greater outside participation and transparency in developing the international carbon market.

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Green groups hoping for more CORSIA clarity at UN aviation body ICAO’s next session

Published 23:51 on May 21, 2019  /  Last updated at 23:51 on May 21, 2019  /  Aviation, Climate Talks, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, New Market Mechanisms, REDD, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Environmental organisations are calling on the technical advisor for the CORSIA global aviation offsetting mechanism to disclose more details in the coming weeks about its operating procedure and announce a call for programme applications.

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EU airline emissions could fall 11% under “negligible” tax, leaked report shows

Published 00:07 on May 14, 2019  /  Last updated at 01:26 on May 14, 2019  /  Aviation, Carbon Taxes, EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

Taxing aviation fuel in the EU would cut the sector’s emissions by 11% while having only a “negligible” impact on GDP and jobs, according to a European Commission report leaked on Monday.

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SAVE THE DATE: Carbon Forward 2019 – Survive and thrive in the global carbon markets

Published 10:31 on May 8, 2019  /  Last updated at 10:37 on May 8, 2019  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, Aviation, Bavardage, Canada, Carbon Taxes, China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets, Climate Talks, Conversations, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Japan, Kyoto Mechanisms, Mexico, Middle East, New Market Mechanisms, New Zealand, Newsletter, Other APAC, REDD, RINs & LCFS, Shipping, South & Central, South Korea, Switzerland, US, Views, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Learn how to survive and thrive in carbon markets by joining us at the 4th annual CARBON FORWARD conference & training day where we will be joined by the pre-eminent experts to discuss a programme developed by environmental market experts and based on feedback from companies like yours.

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UK proposes auction price floor to help kickstart its post-Brexit ETS

Published 23:12 on May 2, 2019  /  Last updated at 23:12 on May 2, 2019  /  Aviation, EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

The UK is furthering plans to develop its own post-Brexit ETS, publishing a consultation paper late Thursday that sought views on a proposed design that closely aligns with the EU scheme apart from an auction reserve price and looser measures for airlines.

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EU lawmakers urge California to reject REDD, fearing wider use by airlines under CORSIA

Published 20:59 on April 24, 2019  /  Last updated at 08:53 on April 25, 2019  /  Americas, Aviation, Canada, Climate Talks, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, New Market Mechanisms, REDD, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

California should reject the use of REDD tropical forest protection credits under its carbon market because it won’t ensure emission cuts and could pave the way for much greater use by airlines under the UN’s CORSIA offsetting mechanism, a cross-party group of EU lawmakers warned on Wednesday.

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ANALYSIS: Uptick in voluntary carbon market activity still awaiting post-2020 clarity

Published 23:17 on April 10, 2019  /  Last updated at 12:44 on April 11, 2019  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Aviation, Climate Talks, EMEA, International, New Market Mechanisms, REDD, Shipping, South & Central, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

A rise in voluntary market issuances over the past year could signal that entities are preparing for the start of multiple international emissions trading regimes in the next decade, but some cautioned there still may be too much risk to engage in early purchasing.

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ICAO names advisory board for CORSIA aviation offset scheme

Published 22:12 on March 27, 2019  /  Last updated at 13:09 on March 28, 2019  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Aviation, Canada, China, Climate Talks, EMEA, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, New Market Mechanisms, South & Central, South Korea, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

UN aviation body ICAO has listed the members of its technical advisory board (TAB) for its CORSIA global offsetting mechanism, adhering to historical splits between rich and poor countries with the latter represented by major CDM host nations and oil majors.

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BRIEFING: Proposed pre-linkage Swiss ETS rule changes include holding limits, high price floor

Published 18:46 on March 27, 2019  /  Last updated at 23:13 on March 27, 2019  /  Aviation, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Switzerland  /  No Comments

Switzerland has launched a consultation over proposed changes to its emissions trading regulations that are needed before it links its carbon market to the EU ETS, floating protective measures including allowance holding limits and a high price floor based on the social cost of carbon.

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