Carbon pricing and its future role for energy-intensive industries

This paper has been prepared as a sector-by-sector synthesis of the wider CS project on competitiveness and carbon leakage focusing on steel, cement, aluminium, chemicals, and pulp and paper. It found that in the short term, and beyond the compensation provided under current EU legislation, Energy Intensive Industries could compensate the direct carbon cost through a mix of passing costs through.

Author: Susanne Droege
Year: 2013
Type: Final paper