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CN Markets: China ETS lull continues as traders await regulations, more permits

Published 09:53 on September 3, 2021  /  Last updated at 09:53 on September 3, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

China’s carbon price shed another 6% this week, while trading volumes fell to barely a trickle as demand remained low amid a lack of regulatory and administrative developments.

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HKEX deepens carbon ties with Guangzhou Futures Exchange

Published 10:52 on August 30, 2021  /  Last updated at 10:52 on August 30, 2021  /  Asia Pacific, China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets, Other APAC  /  No Comments

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) and the Guangdong Futures Exchange (GFEX) are teaming up to explore the possibilities of a strategic partnership around products related to China’s carbon emissions targets.

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CN Markets: CEAs drop to lowest levels yet, as traders see more downside ahead

Published 09:33 on August 27, 2021  /  Last updated at 09:33 on August 27, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Chinese Carbon Emissions Allowances (CEAs) this week fell to their lowest level since the market launched, with traders expecting further drops in the weeks ahead amid a lack of demand.

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China’s Shenyang to launch ETS in September

Published 12:30 on August 25, 2021  /  Last updated at 12:30 on August 25, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

The municipal government in China’s northeastern city of Shenyang expects to launch trading in its local emissions trading scheme next month, but with compliance obligations from the beginning of 2020, it said Wednesday.

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China coal capacity growth collapses, but provinces keep pushing -report

Published 11:16 on August 25, 2021  /  Last updated at 11:16 on August 25, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Approvals for new coal power facilities in China fell 78.8% year-on-year in H1, an NGO report published on Wednesday found, but provincial governments continue to seek funding for new plants.

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ANALYSIS: Flush with ambition, China will need time to deliver on green hydrogen

Published 11:46 on August 24, 2021  /  Last updated at 02:28 on August 25, 2021  /  China, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Zhangjiakou, the northern Chinese city that will co-host next year’s Winter Olympics, is busy putting in place the nation’s largest green hydrogen capacity, though experts predict China’s push to develop the fuel will take years to make an impact.

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CN Markets: China ETS at standstill as market waits for access, CCER news

Published 10:38 on August 20, 2021  /  Last updated at 10:38 on August 20, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Allowances in China’s national emissions trading scheme fell 9% over the week, with traders waiting for access for all market participants and clarification from the government on when the offset programme will be back up and running.

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CN Markets: CEAs stable, but activity in China’s ETS grinds to a halt as registry issue lingers

Published 08:22 on August 13, 2021  /  Last updated at 09:17 on August 13, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Chinese Carbon Emissions Allowances (CEAs) inched up this week, but trading volume fell to near zero as the vast majority of market participants still have no access to their accounts.

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Beijing issues tenders for building national offset trading system

Published 08:13 on August 10, 2021  /  Last updated at 09:25 on August 10, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

The Beijing environment exchange has launched tenders for the construction of a registry and trading system for the national offset market, bringing the restart of the Chinese Certified Emissions Reduction (CCER) programme a step closer, though the exact launch date remains unclear.

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CN Markets: CEA liquidity dries up, as speculators lend support to offset prices

Published 08:56 on August 6, 2021  /  Last updated at 17:25 on August 6, 2021  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets  /  No Comments

Chinese Carbon Emissions Allowance (CEA) units closed a notch higher on Thursday compared to a week earlier although trading volumes fell by more than 80% over the week as access to the registry remains open to only a dozen or so entities.

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