UPDATE – Moscow Exchange and VTB to launch Russian carbon marketplace, as Putin makes climate pledges

Published 11:07 on June 4, 2021  /  Last updated at 23:35 on June 4, 2021  /  Asia Pacific, Carbon Taxes, CBAM, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Kyoto Mechanisms, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

Moscow Exchange and Russia’s second-largest bank VTB signed an agreement to develop a carbon marketplace, the two companies announced on Thursday, as President Vladimir Putin made a series of pledges towards developing the country's climate-focussed industries and attracting new foreign investment.

(Updates with comments from Russian President Vladimir Putin and the heads of the IMF and World Bank)

A Carbon Pulse subscription is required to read this content. Subscribe today to access our unrivalled news and intelligence, as well as our premium content including all job listings. Click here for details.

We offer a FREE TRIAL of our subscription service and it only takes a minute to register. If you already have a Carbon Pulse account, login here.

Comment