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EU Market: After touching new November low, EUAs firm to break 5-day losing streak

Published 19:13 on November 14, 2017  /  Last updated at 19:13 on November 14, 2017  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

European carbon rose slightly on Tuesday to end a five-day losing streak, but not before the front-year contract plumbed a new November low.

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EU Market: EUAs hit 2-week low as slide continues

Published 21:28 on November 13, 2017  /  Last updated at 21:28 on November 13, 2017  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

European carbon logged a fifth day of losses on Monday, sinking to a two-week low and unravelling early November’s gains.

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UK slaps £800k in EU ETS non-compliance penalties on 30 companies

Published 18:52 on November 13, 2017  /  Last updated at 18:52 on November 13, 2017  /  Americas, Aviation, Bavardage, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Middle East, US  /  No Comments

Thirty-five UK-based big-emitting facilities and airlines, operated by 30 firms including energy company ConocoPhillips and investment bank Morgan Stanley, have been hit with more than £800,000 ($1.05 mln) in non-compliance fines related to the EU ETS.

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Swiss CO2 allowances rebound in latest auction, halting 3-year price drop

Published 17:23 on November 13, 2017  /  Last updated at 00:45 on November 13, 2017  /  EMEA, EU ETS, Switzerland  /  No Comments

Swiss carbon allowances rebounded slightly in the country’s latest auction, reversing a declining price trend that had been in place since the bi-annual sales started in 2014.

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EU Market: EUAs fall for fourth day, logging 6.1% weekly drop

Published 19:08 on November 10, 2017  /  Last updated at 21:26 on November 10, 2017  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

European carbon prices fell for a fourth straight day Friday, slipping to a seven-day low and notching a 6.1% weekly drop as selling continued in the wake of Thursday’s deal on post-2020 ETS reforms.

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More EU utilities report increase in fossil fuel generation in Q3-17

Published 20:06 on November 9, 2017  /  Last updated at 20:06 on November 9, 2017  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

A slew of European utilities reported higher fossil fuel-fired output this week in their quarterly earnings, pointing to heightened demand for EU carbon allowances.

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EU Market: EUAs sink to five-day low below €7.50 despite ETS reform deal

Published 19:12 on November 9, 2017  /  Last updated at 20:16 on November 9, 2017  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

European carbon fell for a third straight day on Thursday, sliding to a five-day low below €7.50 after EU lawmakers clinched a preliminary deal on post-2020 reforms for the market.

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After two years of talks, EU lawmakers secure post-2020 ETS reform deal

Published 05:35 on November 9, 2017  /  Last updated at 20:22 on November 9, 2017  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

EU lawmakers agreed a provisional deal on post-2020 EU ETS reforms in the early hours of Thursday morning, setting the market’s legislative framework to 2030 with supply-curbing measures that analysts expect to cause carbon prices to rise as high as €35 by 2023.

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EU Market: EUAs hold steady, with all eyes on tonight’s ETS trilogue talks

Published 19:41 on November 8, 2017  /  Last updated at 23:20 on November 8, 2017  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

European carbon prices dipped slightly on Wednesday and traders held off making big moves ahead of this evening’s ETS reform trilogue talks.

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EU lawmakers make last stand against coal-supporting ETS rules

Published 08:41 on November 8, 2017  /  Last updated at 23:50 on November 8, 2017  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

(Free article) EU Parliament negotiators are holding out against keeping lax carbon market rules for another decade that have already seen the bloc’s flagship climate policy divert billions of euros towards big-emitting coal power plants.

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