Today, the European Commission published the preliminary 2017 emissions under the EU’s Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). Sandbag has analysed the data, and we explain in six graphics what you need to know.
Our new report shows EU cooperation is needed to unlock cost-effective reductions
On the 14th March Sandbag gave evidence at the House of Lords EU Energy and Environment Sub-Committee
Sandbag spoke in favour of a regional carbon price at the French government event last week
Today, the EU Council has finally endorsed the ETS reform, the final stage before it becomes law - but already, further reform is being discussed.
This week, MEPs can vote to put a 550g emissions limit on capacity payments, and avoid supercharging coal
Eggborough, a UK 2GW coal power plant, announced today it would close this year, following failure to receive a Capacity Market payment.
Launching today in Brussels - The EU Power Sector Review 2017.
Analysis by Sandbag. The ETS carbon price hit €9 today - But our model shows the persistent surplus will act as a brake on major increases
On Wednesday, the European Parliament should vote for a 2050 net-zero target in line with the Paris Agreement
All MEPs now have a chance to cut biomass-coal cogen subsidies
For all intents and purposes, the proposed legislation will lead to a complete UK coal phase-out from October 2025.