Contracts for difference could have “distortive effects” on EU ETS price, say exchanges

Published 18:12 on June 1, 2021  /  Last updated at 12:29 on September 1, 2021  /  EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

Carbon contracts for difference (CCfDs), an increasingly touted measure across the EU to decarbonise heavy industries, could have “potentially distortive effects” on the bloc’s carbon market, according to a network of European energy exchanges.

Carbon contracts for difference (CCfDs), an increasingly touted measure across the EU to decarbonise heavy industries, could have “potentially distortive effects” on the bloc’s carbon market, according to a network of European energy exchanges.

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