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CN Markets: China carbon stable even as compliance deadline nears

Published 10:09 on November 26, 2021  /  Last updated at 10:09 on November 26, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Prices in China’s carbon market barely budged over the past week, as there is still a lot of uncertainty even with just three weeks left for 2019 and 2020 compliance.

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China’s CO2 emissions fall slightly in Q3 as post-lockdown surge cools -analyst

Published 07:00 on November 25, 2021  /  Last updated at 06:46 on November 25, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

China saw a minor fall in CO2 emissions in Q3 due to lower cement demand and record high coal prices, according to an analysis published Thursday.

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China’s Fujian sees big drop in ETS emissions after power plant shift into national scheme

Published 09:44 on November 23, 2021  /  Last updated at 09:49 on November 23, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Companies in Fujian province’s emissions trading scheme have finalised their 2020 compliance process, with regulated emissions falling by 44% as power plants are now covered by the national market instead.

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CN Markets: CCERs see compliance demand boost as emitters aim to bank carbon allowances

Published 09:13 on November 19, 2021  /  Last updated at 09:13 on November 19, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Trading activity in China’s carbon market rose in the past week as an increasing amount of compliance entities chased offset credits in order to be able to hold on to their allowances for use in future years, though prices remained fairly stable.

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CN Markets: CEAs stable with little sign of pre-compliance volatility

Published 08:27 on November 12, 2021  /  Last updated at 08:27 on November 12, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Prices and volumes in China’s national carbon market remained relatively stable again over the past week, with little indication of impending pre-compliance volatility.

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China carbon futures trading likely to go ahead after government nod

Published 12:01 on November 8, 2021  /  Last updated at 12:06 on November 8, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Carbon trading at the newly established Guangzhou Futures Exchange looks likely to move forward after being endorsed by a group of major government agencies, though it remains unclear which units will be on offer.

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CN Markets: Trading volumes rise in China’s carbon market as compliance deadline nears, but prices stable

Published 07:24 on November 5, 2021  /  Last updated at 07:24 on November 5, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

There was a significant uptick in allowance and offset trading volumes in China’s market over the past week with the 2019 and 2020 compliance deadline now just six weeks away, but price movement was limited.

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BP hires new head of China carbon trading desk

Published 09:03 on November 1, 2021  /  Last updated at 09:03 on November 1, 2021  /  Bavardage, China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Oil major BP has hired a veteran project originator and carbon trader to lead its carbon trading operations in China after losing most of its regional team to Glencore earlier this year.

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Chinese banks tie interest rate to carbon emissions performances

Published 07:26 on October 27, 2021  /  Last updated at 07:26 on October 27, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Some Chinese lenders have begun offering interest rates linked to emission levels, as the nation’s financial sector strive to develop new climate-related products.

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China rules all CCER offset types eligible for ETS compliance in 2019, 2020

Published 13:03 on October 26, 2021  /  Last updated at 13:03 on October 26, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

China’s environment ministry on Tuesday said all domestic offsets will be eligible for use in the first compliance cycle of its national emissions trading scheme, including units generated almost two decades ago that have been banned from all the eight regional pilot markets for years.

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