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NZ Market: NZU prices plunge as reform plans fall short of expectations

Published 09:40 on December 13, 2018  /  Last updated at 09:40 on December 13, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

New Zealand carbon allowances fell nearly 4% from record highs on Thursday as the highly anticipated government ETS reform package failed to clarify the near-term fate of the NZ$25 fixed price option.

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New Zealand announces major changes to emissions trading scheme

Published 05:32 on December 12, 2018  /  Last updated at 08:18 on December 13, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

New Zealand on Wednesday announced a series of reforms to its emissions trading scheme that will limit permit supply, though the changes are expected to have only a modest near-term market impact.

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COP24: California, Quebec continuing ETS linkage discussions with New Zealand

Published 18:15 on December 11, 2018  /  Last updated at 02:21 on December 12, 2018  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, Canada, New Zealand, US  /  No Comments

California and Quebec are continuing talks with New Zealand about potential linkage opportunities after spending more than a year discussing each other’s carbon schemes, according to an ARB official and documents.

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NZ Market: NZUs jump to record highs ahead of govt ETS announcement

Published 07:04 on December 11, 2018  /  Last updated at 01:55 on December 12, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

New Zealand carbon allowances on Tuesday jumped to an all-time high as traders went into bullish mode on news that the government will announce the first trance of its ETS reforms on Wednesday.

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New Zealand to announce first tranche of ETS reforms on Dec. 12

Published 06:23 on December 10, 2018  /  Last updated at 23:40 on December 10, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

The New Zealand government will announce a first set of decisions on reforming its emissions trading scheme on Dec. 12, it said Monday.

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COP24: Developers, NGOs spar over future role of CDM

Published 18:15 on December 4, 2018  /  Last updated at 20:33 on December 4, 2018  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, Canada, China, EMEA, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, New Zealand, South & Central, Switzerland, US  /  No Comments

The continuation of the CDM and its CER credits when the Paris Agreement takes effect in 2021 has emerged as a major point of contention in the early days of the UN climate summit in Poland, as developers and NGOs remain widely split on the issue.

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NZ Market: NZU price slide halts as demand emerges below ceiling

Published 09:32 on November 23, 2018  /  Last updated at 01:07 on November 24, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

New Zealand carbon allowances this week halted their slide below the market’s de facto price ceiling as compliance buyers emerged to provide support.

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Hopes fade for progress on a CDM transition this year

Published 22:54 on November 19, 2018  /  Last updated at 09:54 on November 20, 2018  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, Aviation, Canada, Climate Talks, EMEA, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, New Market Mechanisms, New Zealand, REDD, South Korea, Switzerland, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Governments are not expected to offer much clarity on how the CDM will transition into the post-2020 Paris Agreement era as year-end UN talks in Katowice get bogged down in other issues, observers say.

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NZ Market: NZU slump unlocks higher volumes after long lull

Published 09:26 on November 16, 2018  /  Last updated at 09:28 on November 16, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

New Zealand carbon allowances suffered a third straight day of losses on Friday, with the increasing gap to the de facto price ceiling  spurring sellers to come forward after months of near-zero trading.

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NZ Market: NZUs dip below price ceiling as buyers retreat

Published 09:12 on November 14, 2018  /  Last updated at 09:12 on November 14, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

New Zealand carbon allowances on Wednesday fell below the NZ$25 fixed price option for the first time since Aug. 29 as bids retreated to NZ$24.90 ($16.89).

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