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NZ Market: NZUs stabilise after record run

Published 10:27 on September 24, 2021  /  Last updated at 10:27 on September 24, 2021  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

After several weeks of record-breaking increases, New Zealand carbon allowances have settled down at a level just below the all-time high, with traders waiting to see what happens next.

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CARBON FORWARD 2021: Amid global carbon credit boom, experts gather to discuss risks, opportunities

Published 20:27 on September 17, 2021  /  Last updated at 17:02 on September 21, 2021  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, Aviation/CORSIA, Bavardage, Canada, Carbon Taxes, CBAM, China, China's National ETS, China's Offset Market, China's Pilot Markets, Climate Talks, Conversations, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Japan, Kyoto Mechanisms, Mexico, Middle East, New Market Mechanisms, New Zealand, Other APAC, REDD, RINs & LCFS, Shipping, South & Central, South Korea, Switzerland, UK ETS, US, Views, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

The sixth instalment of Carbon Forward – the premier annual environmental markets conference – is back, and it’s stacked with a first-class line-up of speakers to discuss the global boom in carbon credit prices, as well as government- and corporate-led efforts to scale up these markets.

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Al Gore-backed data project finds oil and gas emissions may be double estimates

Published 10:56 on September 16, 2021  /  Last updated at 12:11 on September 16, 2021  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, Canada, China, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Japan, Mexico, Middle East, New Zealand, Other APAC, REDD, Shipping, South & Central, South Korea, Switzerland, US  /  No Comments

A new emissions data project has found that emissions from oil and gas production may be twice as high as previously thought, as new technology builds a more accurate picture of global GHG output.

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London-based carbon fund performs solidly in August, as it delves into 5th market

Published 12:07 on September 13, 2021  /  Last updated at 13:58 on September 13, 2021  /  Americas, Asia Pacific, Bavardage, EMEA, EU ETS, International, New Zealand, UK ETS, US  /  No Comments

A London-based fund that focuses on compliance-grade carbon recorded a solid return in August, as it entered a fifth regional emissions market.

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New carbon fund targets New Zealand forests

Published 08:49 on September 13, 2021  /  Last updated at 11:39 on September 13, 2021  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

A new fund launched on Monday that aims to invest in forest planting on marginal land in New Zealand to profit from the nation’s rapidly rising carbon price.

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NZ Market: NZUs gain another 5% as govt data shows big jump in speculator holdings

Published 06:45 on September 8, 2021  /  Last updated at 06:45 on September 8, 2021  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

New Zealand carbon allowances raced to new highs in Wednesday trade, as the EPA posted data showing a 33% increase in speculator NZU holdings in the June quarter.

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NZ Market: Unstoppable NZUs hit NZ$62 as bullish sentiment prevails

Published 14:46 on September 7, 2021  /  Last updated at 00:40 on September 8, 2021  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

New Zealand carbon allowances on Tuesday reached a record high for the tenth successive session, as last week’s bumper auction and patchy supply continue to fuel the market’s latest bull run.

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Carbon Pulse bolsters best-in-class reporting team with two more expert hires

Published 16:53 on September 2, 2021  /  Last updated at 01:01 on September 3, 2021  /  Africa, Americas, Asia Pacific, Australia, Aviation/CORSIA, Bavardage, Canada, Carbon Taxes, CBAM, China, Climate Talks, Conversations, EMEA, EU ETS, International, Japan, Kyoto Mechanisms, Mexico, Middle East, New Market Mechanisms, New Zealand, Other APAC, REDD, RINs & LCFS, Shipping, South & Central, South Korea, Switzerland, UK ETS, US, Voluntary Market  /  No Comments

(Free read) – Carbon Pulse has significantly strengthened its best-in-class news reporting team by bringing aboard two more expert hires – one previously the lead energy analyst with The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), and the other a lead negotiator for Article 6 of the Paris Agreement.

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NZ Market: Momentum carries NZUs to new highs near NZ$60

Published 10:08 on September 2, 2021  /  Last updated at 10:08 on September 2, 2021  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

New Zealand carbon allowances rose another 0.8% in Thursday trade, showing no signs of retreat even after gaining more than NZ$7 after Wednesday’s auction.

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UPDATE – New Zealand sells entire 2021 cost containment reserve as carbon permit auction clears at record

Published 01:18 on September 1, 2021  /  Last updated at 17:03 on September 7, 2021  /  Asia Pacific, New Zealand  /  No Comments

New Zealand’s carbon permit auction cleared at a record high of NZ$53.85 ($37.97) on Wednesday, with ravenous buyers snapping up all 7 million units for 2021 under the market’s new cost containment reserve, along with the 4.75 mln on offer in the sale, before continuing with a spectacular secondary market bull run.

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