Daily EU ETS carbon market price (Euros)

Press Release: Landmark moment as EU renewables overtake fossil fuels

Ember’s latest report showed that renewables overtook fossil fuels to become the EU’s main source of electricity in 2020.

German State Awards €317 Million To Loss-Making Coal Plants

New analysis reveals that the German auction, intended to accelerate the coal exit, instead bolsters unviable coal sector.

A year of two halves?

2020 looks set to be a year of two halves, with unprecedented declines in coal power followed by a big bounce back. We project coal generation to fall by 5% in 2020 – the largest decline ever seen, but still not enough for a 1.5 degree world.

Tracking the European Union Emissions Trading System carbon market price day-by-day. All prices in Euros.

One EUA gives the holder the right to emit one tonne of carbon dioxide, or the equivalent amount of two more powerful greenhouse gases, nitrous oxide (N2O) and perfluorocarbons (PFCs).

Closing ECX EUA Futures prices, Continuous Contract #1. Non-adjusted Euro price based on spot-month continuous contract calculations. Raw data from ICE via Quandl.