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The EU Emissions Trading Scheme: present lessons, future evolution

Presentation to the Annual Energy and Sustainability Forum, Madrid

Implications of announced Phase 2 National Allocation Plans for the EU ETS

The authors quantified the volume of free allowances that different national allocation plans proposed to allocate to existing and new installations,…

Second Phase NAPs: Comparison Tables

Combining efforts of an international team of experts, the available Second Phase National Allocation Plans are evaluated against detailed criteria. The…

Auctioning of EU ETS phase II allowances: how and why?

The European Directive on the EU ETS allows governments to auction up to 10% of the allowances issued in phase II…