Tag Archives: Carbon Markets

eCO2market profile now on TechCrunch

Recently, Jon Evans from the major technology and business blog TechCrunch sat down with eCO2market’s Chris Draper to discuss carbon markets and our company. By easily disseminating a lot of information about  carbon markets and can help novices understand more … Continue reading

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CDM project registration rush before December cutoff

The countdown is almost over! It is commonly agreed upon that a project which has not received domestic approval before February is highly unlikely to be registered before the cut-off date of 31 December 2012. For the record, the UN’s … Continue reading

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Carbon Market Analysis: carbon resists rating downgrades

Recent downgrades to European economies came when markets seemed to find support with a positive outlook. Nevertheless, markets were not responsive to the announcement since this news has been expected for some time, and already de facto priced since the autumn of … Continue reading

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Carbon Market Analysis: Can the EU ETS be fixed?

2011 was characterized by global torment in global capital markets mainly during the second semester. The main causes were the debt crisis and the increasing fear of the Euro zone being dismantled. These facts put a very pessimistic perspective on … Continue reading

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Carbon Market Analysis: Looking for hope in 2012

Germany’s decision to reduce the country’s nuclear capacity will probably generate a structural move in the power market. The nuclear power generation might plunge by 20% following the closures of antiquated power stations, with the shortfall being made up by … Continue reading

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COP 17 Special: eCO2market’s Durban Platform review

eCO2market’s resident world traveler and carbon analyst Alexis Poullain went to Durban to observe the COP17/CMP7 conference. Below is his Durban Platform review and assorted pictures from the event: The agreement reached in Durban is, without contest, a political success. … Continue reading

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Carbon market analysis: CER/EUA 2012 outlook?

In spite of its historical low price, the CER forward curve shows an implied premium of December 2013 futures compared to December 2012 over the last year. Meanwhile the implied premium of the EUA exhibits a slowly diminishing pattern. Under … Continue reading

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