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Can the debt crisis help cure the EU ETS?

“Drop everything!” cried Günther the other day, bursting through my door.  His voice was trembling with excitement.  “We have the solution; you won’t believe it.  It is so elegantly simple.  And … totally legal,” he purred. I sat him down, … Continue reading

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Signal confusion

Does the EUA price constitute a signal or not?  Should it? Trevor Sikorsky of Barclays Capital argues in Barclays’ Quarterly Carbon Standard (26th March 2012) that: “It is expectations that drive such investment [in clean technology] … not current prices.” … Continue reading

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