Category: Carbon Pricing

Reform, not a patch, will curb carbon price volatility

Reform, not a patch, will curb carbon price volatility

As energy prices hit record levels, the European Union’s carbon emissions permits – which hit €100 on futures markets in February – have been accused of making electricity too expensive, and although natural gas has a much larger responsibility, the carbon price also...

Feedback on the EU ETS reform

Feedback on the EU ETS reform

Sandbag welcomes the opportunity to provide feedback on the update of the EU ETS under the FF55 package. Our analyses [1] show that the proposed changes are not enough to guarantee that emissions will stay below the cap and that they could exceed it by 45% in 2030....