Tagged With EU
Europe wind investment surges 70pc
14 April 2021
Calls to ease bottlenecks as capacity growth lags EU climate goals
Concerns grow ahead of UK carbon market launch
6 April 2021
The UK is set to start its equivalent of the EU ETS on 19 May, but it may take some time for market participants to adjust
EU ETS emissions fall 12.6pc in 2020—official data
1 April 2021
Record fall in verified emissions of participating installations was largely in line with expectations
A new approach to coordinating offshore electricity grids
1 April 2021
Sustained increases in UK and EU offshore wind power generation mean that making changes to regulation and infrastructure has become a priority
A new approach to coordinating offshore electricity grids
1 April 2021
Sustained increases in UK and EU offshore wind power generation mean that making changes to regulation and infrastructure has become a priority
A new approach to coordinating offshore electricity grids
1 April 2021
Sustained increases in UK and EU offshore wind power generation mean that making changes to regulation and infrastructure has become a priority
Speculators discover EU ETS—and like what they see
16 March 2021
Brushing aside debatable ethical considerations, traders have been pushing the world’s largest carbon market to record highs
EU border carbon tariff set for long battle
12 March 2021
Industry is pushing for carbon tax on imports while enjoying free allocations
Carbon price drives European coal-to-gas switch
25 February 2021
The surge in carbon prices in recent months is having disproportionate impact on carbon-intensive coal, prompting operators to switch to gas wherever possible
Ukraine’s EU power plan impeded by subsidy backsliding
19 February 2021
Kiev wants to modernise and decarbonise its power sector—but is scaring investors away by retroactively cutting subsidies for renewables
EU carbon market roiled by intervention rumours
16 February 2021
European Commission has expressed concern about speculators driving up prices in the ETS
UK updates delayed ETS plan, while utilities rely on EU
12 February 2021
UK carbon market delays mean domestic utilities are calling on the EU ETS to fulfil their requirements
Shift to electric vehicles not fully charged
12 February 2021
The build-out of EV chargers in the EU risks diverging from political ambition while trailing an expected vehicle sales boom
‘Protective’ border carbon tariffs gaining currency
11 February 2021
EU edges closer to import duties based on carbon content amid concern about impact on international trade
Headwinds for EU green standards
10 February 2021
Member states are pushing for a rethink of the proposed sustainable reporting criteria, including for coal-to-gas and biofuels
EU carbon price nears €40 as speculators move in
10 February 2021
The surge in trading cannot be explained by fundamental demand from utilities
Letter from Brussels: Gas infrastructure falls out of favour
4 February 2021
Coal-to-gas switching could be undermined by proposed regulation excluding gas infrastructure from energy priority scheme
EU set to extend leadership in green bond market
3 February 2021
Brexit has not helped the bond issuance capital of Europe, but the UK was already behind the curve
Energy transition at forefront of EU diplomacy
27 January 2021
The EU Council intensifies diplomatic efforts on energy pursuant to the EU’s rising global climate ambitions
UK’s emissions market risks falling short
20 January 2021
Standalone system will be just 10pc as large as its EU equivalent, and important details have not been announced
European carbon price hits record, as climate ambitions bite
15 January 2021
The EU is widely expected to reduce the supply of EUAs as part of its efforts to hit net-zero by 2050, on top of recent reforms