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SK Market: KAUs jump 10% to hit 6-mth highs

Published 10:43 on May 25, 2018  /  Last updated at 17:31 on May 25, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, South Korea  /  No Comments

South Korean CO2 permits rose 10% on Friday, the maximum daily amount allowed, as smaller companies looking to buy added to price pressure.

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SK Market: Korean CO2 extends highs as compliance rush builds momentum

Published 10:06 on May 24, 2018  /  Last updated at 13:12 on May 24, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, South Korea  /  No Comments

South Korean carbon permits rose another 1.8% on Thursday to extend yesterday’s 5.5-month high as emitters continued to scramble for the trickle of available supply in the tight market.

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SK Market: KAUs rise to 5.5-mth highs on strong demand

Published 09:39 on May 23, 2018  /  Last updated at 10:55 on May 23, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, South Korea  /  No Comments

South Korean carbon permits rose to their highest level of 2018 on Wednesday as many traders remain concerned whether supply will be sufficient for everyone to comply by the annual June 30 deadline.

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Future of global carbon markets rests on China success -survey

Published 10:00 on May 22, 2018  /  Last updated at 09:03 on May 22, 2018  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, Aviation, Canada, China, China's National ETS, Climate Talks, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Japan, Kyoto Mechanisms, Mexico, Middle East, New Market Mechanisms, New Zealand, Other APAC, REDD, South & Central, South Korea, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

The future of emissions trading globally rests on whether China’s carbon market is deemed a success by the international community.

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SK Market: Korean CO2 prices inch up as compliance deadline draws nearer

Published 09:46 on May 17, 2018  /  Last updated at 18:05 on May 17, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, South Korea  /  No Comments

South Korean CO2 allowances have risen for three straight days as demand remains strong with the June 30 compliance deadline for 2017 emissions approaching.

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South Korea weighs shifting international offset target to ETS

Published 10:04 on May 15, 2018  /  Last updated at 17:03 on May 15, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, South Korea  /  No Comments

South Korea has pledged to meet a third of its Paris target through buying international carbon credits, and is now considering pushing that responsibility over to companies in its emissions trading scheme rather than spending taxpayer funds.

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Researchers tee up trial forestry ITMO trade from Colombia to Korea

Published 18:55 on May 4, 2018  /  Last updated at 03:30 on May 5, 2018  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, Climate Talks, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, New Market Mechanisms, REDD, South & Central, South Korea, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Four research institutions have partnered to test a forest carbon trade that would involve transferring REDD carbon credits from Colombia to South Korea to help meet Paris Agreement goals.

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South Korea posts final rules for CERs in domestic emissions market

Published 10:37 on May 4, 2018  /  Last updated at 02:18 on May 8, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, South Korea  /  No Comments

South Korea has posted the final rules on use of UN-issued carbon credits from international projects in its domestic emissions trading scheme.

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US-based carbon firm targets Korean buyers for its CERs

Published 10:50 on May 1, 2018  /  Last updated at 19:30 on May 1, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, South Korea  /  No Comments

A US-based emissions reduction project developer has been advancing a large portfolio of developing-world offset projects for the lucrative South Korean carbon market, Carbon Pulse has learned.

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SK Market: KAUs slide to 3-mth lows as supply outlook brightens

Published 10:07 on April 10, 2018  /  Last updated at 21:16 on April 10, 2018  /  Asia Pacific, South Korea  /  No Comments

South Korean carbon allowances have edged down to their lowest levels since Jan. 29 this week as available supply is slowly emerging.

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