Analysts tip China ETS to face permit shortage as tighter settings loom

Published 11:25 on December 22, 2021  /  Last updated at 11:31 on December 22, 2021  /  Asia Pacific, China  /  No Comments

China is likely to tighten the ETS allocation benchmark for coal-fired power plants by 4-5% for 2021 emissions, pushing the world’s biggest carbon market towards a shortage of allowances, according to analysts.

China is likely to tighten the ETS allocation benchmark for coal-fired power plants by 4-5% for 2021 emissions, pushing the world’s biggest carbon market towards a shortage of allowances, according to analysts.

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