TITLE

"Being able to emit a tonne of carbon for less than the price of a cappuccino has made policymakers wonder how the long-term targets will be met"

AUTHOR(S)
Ferdinand, Marcus
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Utility Week;6/27/2014, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses the structural reform of the European Union Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) to achieve long-term emission reduction target and to design an automatic adjustment mechanism of the auctioning volume of carbon emission.
ACCESSION #
102169224

 

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