TITLE

Copenhagen will not deliver carbon price certainty for utilities

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
MarketWatch: Energy;Jan2010, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Copenhagen Climate Change Conference will not deliver caps and floors for the carbon price. It is stated that Europe will try to retain and develop the Kyoto Protocol and the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS) free market mechanism to achieve its emissions reduction targets at Copenhagen. It mentions that EU ETS unconstrained pricing has led to highly volatile and inefficient carbon prices and so calls for a floor on the price of carbon.
ACCESSION #
47565628

 

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