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Shell inks carbon trade deal with Chinese cement conglomerate

Published 11:21 on August 17, 2017  /  Last updated at 14:13 on August 17, 2017  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market  /  No Comments

Shell’s Chinese carbon trading arm has signed a contract with one of China’s biggest cement manufacturers to initiate several bilateral deals for the national emissions trading scheme, the companies announced Thursday.

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Anonymous buyer gauges CCER market mood through Guangdong bid

Published 14:33 on August 16, 2017  /  Last updated at 21:48 on August 16, 2017  /  China, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

An anonymous buyer has placed a low bid for 1 million Chinese CO2 credits through the Guangdong carbon exchange in what some market participants say could be a test of sellers’ resolve amid unclear government offset policies.

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Frustration grows over China ETS uncertainty

Published 09:28 on August 15, 2017  /  Last updated at 18:59 on August 15, 2017  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Chinese carbon traders are growing increasingly frustrated over the government’s unwillingness to clarify how and when the national emissions trading scheme will be rolled out, with some talking about leaving the market.

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Inefficient coordination a major threat to China ETS success, experts warn

Published 12:26 on August 3, 2017  /  Last updated at 12:26 on August 3, 2017  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

A lack of coordination between government bodies is impeding progress in developing China’s national emissions trading scheme and could hurt the programme’s chances of success, experts have warned.

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CN Markets: Hubei CO2 prices plummet ahead of compliance deadline

Published 15:07 on August 2, 2017  /  Last updated at 15:17 on August 2, 2017  /  China, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Hubei CO2 allowance prices are plummeting ahead of Friday’s last-chance for emitters to comply.

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China’s REC market off to slow start as green credentials questioned

Published 11:33 on August 1, 2017  /  Last updated at 11:33 on August 1, 2017  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market  /  No Comments

Trading has been slow in the first month of China’s green certificate scheme amid a lack of demand and clarity over how it fits in with the country’s other environmental and climate programmes.

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Chinese car-share firm partners with carbon specialists

Published 09:52 on August 1, 2017  /  Last updated at 09:52 on August 1, 2017  /  China, China's Offset Market  /  No Comments

A car-share company affiliated with the BAIC Group, one of China’s biggest electric vehicle makers, has teamed up with the Elion Carbon Asset Management Company to examine the potential for monetising low-carbon transport efforts.

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PetroChina trader leaves to start own carbon firm

Published 09:50 on July 27, 2017  /  Last updated at 11:11 on July 27, 2017  /  Bavardage, China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

A London-based emissions trader with Chinese state-owned oil firm PetroChina International has left to set up his own carbon trading company in Beijing.

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German energy exchange EEX builds foothold in China’s emerging carbon market

Published 19:07 on July 20, 2017  /  Last updated at 12:21 on July 21, 2017  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, Canada, China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets, EMEA, EU ETS, US  /  No Comments

German energy bourse EEX has partnered with several Chinese exchanges to build its foothold in China’s emerging national ETS, advancing plans to offer trade in euro-denominated offshore carbon derivatives to let clients access the market while avoiding the political and capital restrictions that international investors typically face.

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CDM board alters fee system to address growing number of unclaimed CERs

Published 16:44 on July 14, 2017  /  Last updated at 16:44 on July 14, 2017  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Aviation, Carbon Taxes, China, China's Offset Market, EMEA, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, New Market Mechanisms, South & Central, South Korea, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

The CDM’s Executive Board this week took steps to curb the increasing number of CERs that are sitting in UNFCCC ‘pending accounts’ awaiting payment of required issuance fees by their owners.

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