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EU Market: EUAs lift back to €25, remain stuck in Brexit-bound range

Published 21:07 on June 13, 2019  /  Last updated at 21:36 on June 13, 2019  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

EUAs lifted back towards €25 on Thursday, with carbon barely responding to a jump in oil prices as the ongoing Brexit debacle helped to cap gains.

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UK’s Fiddler’s Ferry coal plant to close next year amid “challenging economics”

Published 17:23 on June 13, 2019  /  Last updated at 17:23 on June 13, 2019  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

UK-based coal-fired power station Fiddler’s Ferry will close its remaining operational units by next year, owner SSE announced on Thursday amid toughening economic conditions for the plant.

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Poland to auction a further 50 mln unallocated EUAs in 2020

Published 23:33 on June 12, 2019  /  Last updated at 12:37 on June 13, 2019  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

Poland intends to auction next year a further 50 million EUAs from its unallocated reserve of free ETS allowances that are earmarked for the country’s power sector, the European Commission announced late Wednesday.

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EU Market: EUAs slip further below €25 on weaker energy, no-deal Brexit risk

Published 19:27 on June 12, 2019  /  Last updated at 19:58 on June 12, 2019  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

EUAs slipped further below €25 on Wednesday, as weakness in the energy complex continued to weigh on carbon while fears of a no-deal Brexit loomed larger.

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UK to set legal course for net zero 2050 emissions

Published 23:59 on June 11, 2019  /  Last updated at 23:21 on June 12, 2019  /  Climate Talks, EMEA, EU ETS, International, New Market Mechanisms  /  No Comments

The UK will on Wednesday propose to enshrine in law a 2050 net zero greenhouse gas emissions target, Prime Minister Theresa May said in a statement late Tuesday in a bill set to go against the government’s in-house experts by leaving open the door to using international credits.

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EU Market: EUAs dip below €25 as drop in energy complex weighs

Published 22:49 on June 11, 2019  /  Last updated at 22:50 on June 11, 2019  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

EU carbon prices dipped back below €25 on Tuesday as a weaker energy complex deterred buyers, despite continued robust auction demand.

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EU Market: EUAs lift to week-high above €25 in thin holiday trade

Published 19:00 on June 10, 2019  /  Last updated at 19:00 on June 10, 2019  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

EUAs jumped to its highest level since May on Monday, climbing 2.8% as the lack of an auction and a public holiday across much of the continent quelled trade.

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EU ETS allowance holding limits “inevitable”, trading expert warns

Published 17:56 on June 10, 2019  /  Last updated at 18:59 on June 10, 2019  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

The EU should consider introducing measures to reveal the trading positions of participants in its ETS, a veteran market expert has said, warning that speculator holding limits similar to those seen in other carbon markets could be inevitable.

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EU Market: EUAs add 2.2% to end the week flat near €24.50

Published 20:24 on June 7, 2019  /  Last updated at 18:08 on June 14, 2019  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

EUAs clambered back above €24.50 on Friday, recovering to last week’s closing levels in rangebound trade aided by a bullish energy complex and a looming dip in auction supply.

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EUAs seen a third higher if EU recalibrates cap cut rate to meet 2050 goal

Published 16:44 on June 7, 2019  /  Last updated at 19:34 on June 7, 2019  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

EU carbon prices could be boosted by around a third by 2030 should the bloc decide to recalibrate its annual ETS emissions cap reduction rate to align with a more ambitious long-term climate goal, analysts said.

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