Feature Analysis: Lack of long-term carbon pricing is placing EU ETS and climate change efforts at risk

April 2009
MarketWatch: Energy;Apr2009, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p7
Market Research Report
The article focuses on the efficacy of the climate change policies in Europe. It reveals that the said policies have failed to succeed in reducing the carbon dioxide emissions because the free market European Union (EU) Emission Trading Scheme (ETS) is unsuccessful in implementing a credible and long-term carbon price. It mentions that high and low pricing capitals to existing EU ETS have many economic, political and practical advantages aside from sustainable carbon price.


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