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EU Market: EUAs climb back above €20 in calmer trade to end wild week down 0.7%

Published 20:19 on December 7, 2018  /  Last updated at 00:42 on December 8, 2018  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

European carbon prices ended Friday higher, adding 1.5% in a becalmed session compared to the previous day’s volatile barn burner to end within sight of last week’s close.

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UPDATE- COP24: Voluntary carbon market explores new claims models for Paris transition era -ICROA

Published 19:50 on December 7, 2018  /  Last updated at 13:29 on December 9, 2018  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Climate Talks, EMEA, International, South & Central, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Voluntary market developers are exploring several new options for how to make emission reduction claims in host countries once the Paris Agreement begins and until trade rules are clear, industry group ICROA said Friday.

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EEX releases 2019 auction calendar for EU-25, cues up EEA-EFTA sales

Published 17:28 on December 7, 2018  /  Last updated at 23:48 on December 7, 2018  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

Energy exchange EEX on Friday published the 2019 auction calendar for the group of 25 EU member states that sell their EUAs and EUAAs on the bloc’s common auction platform, while the European Commission said sales by EEA-EFTA states would finally begin in the new year.

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ECOSYSTEM MARKETPLACE: In Katowice, indigenous leaders call for wider uptake of REDD+

Published 18:22 on December 6, 2018  /  Last updated at 18:22 on December 6, 2018  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Climate Talks, Conversations, EMEA, International, Other APAC, REDD, South & Central, US, Views, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

“RIA lives!” said Peruvian indigenous leader Fermín Chimatani Tayori, referring to a private-public partnership called “Amazon Indigenous REDD+”, an eight-year effort to develop protocols and projects that use carbon finance to support indigenous development plans called “Life Plans” (Planes de Vida).

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EU ETS does not hurt firms’ profitability -OECD

Published 16:45 on December 6, 2018  /  Last updated at 18:11 on December 6, 2018  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

EU ETS prices did not hurt revenue, profits, or employment at firms covered by the programme over 2005-2014 period, but despite modest price levels, they had a limited impact in cutting emissions, the OECD said in a report Thursday.

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Analysts trim EUA price forecasts in wake of surprise Polish sale notice

Published 13:45 on December 6, 2018  /  Last updated at 11:03 on December 7, 2018  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

Analysts are trimming their EU carbon price forecasts in the wake of Poland’s announcement that it would offload an additional 56 million permits in 2019, with some experts predicting that another large batch will come the following year.

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EU Market: EUAs rally €2 to end higher after selling off on Polish sale news

Published 07:55 on December 6, 2018  /  Last updated at 23:10 on December 7, 2018  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

EU carbon prices rallied by €2 on Thursday, clawing back from a one-month low below €18 that was plumbed on news that Poland will double the number of allowances it will auction next year.

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COMMENT – Unwanted exercise and ‘pin risk’: A primer for EUA options expiry’s other risks

Published 05:00 on December 6, 2018  /  Last updated at 00:29 on December 6, 2018  /  Conversations, EMEA, EU ETS, Views  /  No Comments

*FREE READ* – There are hundreds of millions of tonnes in open interest across the Dec-18 EUA options. Beyond spawning more volatility, options trading veteran Tobias Munk says this massive build-up may yield additional risks in the form of unwanted exercises and ‘pin risk’ ahead of next week’s expiry.

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EU Market: Dip-buyers fail to keep EUAs above €20, with more downside forecast

Published 21:17 on December 5, 2018  /  Last updated at 21:17 on December 5, 2018  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

Dip-buyers failed to support EU carbon prices on Wednesday as the benchmark contract fell more than 5% to a four-day low below €20.

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Poland to nearly double 2019 auction quota with surprise EUA sale notice

Published 19:32 on December 5, 2018  /  Last updated at 13:46 on December 6, 2018  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

Poland intends to auction 55.8 million unallocated EU Allowances that it had set aside during 2013-2017 to help decarbonise its power sector, the European Commission said late Wednesday, a move that would roughly double the number of permits the country had been expected to sell next year.

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