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DIALOGUE: How will US states shape up to Obama’s Clean Power Plan?

Published 15:14 on August 7, 2015  /  Last updated at 19:01 on August 7, 2015  /  Americas, Conversations, Dialogue, US  /  No Comments

The US administration’s Clean Power Plan was published this week, tasking states to cut CO2 emissions from the power sector and aiming to ease the creation of carbon markets by making individual states’ emission units “trade ready”.

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DIALOGUE: What can China learn from its pilot carbon markets?

Published 05:26 on July 23, 2015  /  Last updated at 21:12 on July 23, 2015  /  China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets, Conversations, Dialogue  /  No Comments

China has been operating pilot emissions trading schemes for two years to gain experience ahead of the 2016/2017 launch of the national carbon market. What are the main takeaways so far for Beijing as it designs what will eventually become the world’s biggest ETS?

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DIALOGUE: Will post-2020 ETS reforms change the game for EU industry?

Published 12:47 on July 21, 2015  /  Last updated at 14:42 on March 31, 2016  /  Conversations, Dialogue, EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

We asked several experts how they expected the proposal to affect the approach that heavy industries take to participating in the EU ETS, and what kind of effect this would have on the carbon market.

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DIALOGUE: Is China’s INDC any good?

Published 07:11 on July 1, 2015  /  Last updated at 12:05 on July 13, 2015  /  China, Climate Talks, Conversations, Dialogue, International  /  No Comments

China on Tuesday finally submitted its INDC to the UN, but is the world’s biggest greenhouse gas emitter ambitious enough?

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DIALOGUE: How will a ‘Grexit’ impact EU carbon prices and the wider ETS?

Published 16:24 on June 29, 2015  /  Last updated at 16:35 on June 29, 2015  /  Dialogue, EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

Carbon Pulse asked a handful of European emissions analysts what Greece’s exit from the eurozone would mean for EU carbon prices and the wider Emissions Trading Scheme.

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DIALOGUE: Will China’s coal consumption and CO2 emissions continue to fall?

Published 01:09 on May 18, 2015  /  Last updated at 22:53 on May 21, 2015  /  China, China's National ETS, Conversations, Dialogue  /  No Comments

Data released last week showed that coal consumption in China continues to drop, pulling CO2 emissions down with it. But is this a long-term trend, and if so, what should it mean for the post-2020 climate target China is about to submit to the UN?

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DIALOGUE: What does the MSR deal mean for the EU ETS and its allowance prices?

Published 14:51 on May 6, 2015  /  Last updated at 00:30 on October 29, 2015  /  Conversations, Dialogue, EMEA, EU ETS  /  No Comments

EU lawmakers have reached a provisional agreement to start the MSR in 2019. We asked some of Europe’s leading carbon analysts to weigh in on it and consider the deal’s effect on the market and EUA prices.

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DIALOGUE: Is the Paris climate deal in peril after major nations miss UN deadline?

Published 15:01 on April 2, 2015  /  Last updated at 11:09 on November 24, 2015  /  Climate Talks, Conversations, Dialogue, International  /  No Comments

Some of the world’s major developed nations missed a Mar. 31 UN deadline to submit their INDCs. Carbon Pulse asked leading international experts what this says about the Paris process and what impact the initial offers are likely to have on other big emitters.

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