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China backs Paris, but silent on new targets ahead of NYC climate summit

Published 09:53 on September 17, 2019  /  Last updated at 21:40 on September 17, 2019  /  China, China's National ETS, Climate Talks, International  /  No Comments

China on Tuesday laid out its position ahead of next week’s climate summit in New York, pledging a 100% commitment to the Paris Agreement but stopping short of promising to increase its own ambitions.

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CN Markets: Pilot market data for week ending Sep. 13, 2019

Published 07:46 on September 13, 2019  /  Last updated at 07:46 on September 13, 2019  /  China, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Closing prices, ranges and volumes for China’s regional pilot carbon markets this week.

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China, Russia blast “unfair” CORSIA, as EU’s resolve tested on aviation ETS

Published 23:02 on September 10, 2019  /  Last updated at 23:29 on September 10, 2019  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Aviation, China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, Climate Talks, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, New Market Mechanisms, Other APAC, REDD, Shipping, South & Central, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

China and Russia have blasted the ICAO’s CORSIA aviation offsetting mechanism as unfairly burdening emerging economies, setting up a testing triennial Assembly of the UN aviation body that also threatens the EU’s inclusion of flights in its carbon market.

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Fast growing data centres pose fresh carbon challenge for China

Published 10:53 on September 9, 2019  /  Last updated at 10:53 on September 9, 2019  /  China  /  No Comments

Growing at around 30% annually, China’s data centers have emerged as a major source of greenhouse gas emissions that should be encouraged to invest in renewables or buy credits from the nation’s renewable energy certificate market, according to a report published Monday.

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CN Markets: Pilot market data for week ending Sep. 6, 2019

Published 11:40 on September 6, 2019  /  Last updated at 11:41 on September 6, 2019  /  China, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Closing prices, ranges and volumes for China’s regional pilot carbon markets this week.

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China missing out on massive non-CO2 GHG cuts -report

Published 10:07 on September 6, 2019  /  Last updated at 10:07 on September 6, 2019  /  China, China's National ETS  /  No Comments

China could cut a cumulative 1.5-3 billion tonnes of CO2e by 2030 at low cost by introducing easily available policies, including bringing some of those gases into its planned emissions trading scheme, according to research.

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CARBON FORWARD 2019 – Where next for EU carbon prices?

Published 15:48 on September 5, 2019  /  Last updated at 19:18 on September 5, 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, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Japan, Kyoto Mechanisms, Mexico, Middle East, New Market Mechanisms, New Zealand, Other APAC, REDD, RINs & LCFS, Shipping, South & Central, South Korea, Switzerland, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

**THIS IS A FREE ARTICLE** – Hear the views and pick the brains of five of the market’s top analysts at the 4th annual Carbon Forward conference and training day in London on Oct. 16-18.

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China’s carbon emissions up 4% despite no growth in power sector -analyst

Published 11:48 on September 5, 2019  /  Last updated at 11:48 on September 5, 2019  /  China, China's National ETS  /  No Comments

China’s greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuel use and cement production rose by 4% in the first six months of 2019, despite carbon output from power production standing still, analysis showed Thursday.

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China’s Belt & Road could push Paris target out of sight, report warns

Published 10:24 on September 2, 2019  /  Last updated at 10:24 on September 2, 2019  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, China, EMEA, International, Mexico, Other APAC, South & Central  /  No Comments

The nearly 130 nations participating in China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) could push Paris Agreement global warming targets out of reach unless mechanisms are put in place to ensure green finance is an integral part of the programme, a report said Monday.

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CN Markets: Pilot market data for week ending Aug. 30, 2019

Published 15:24 on August 30, 2019  /  Last updated at 15:24 on August 30, 2019  /  China, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Closing prices, ranges and volumes for China’s regional pilot carbon markets this week.

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