Event - ICAP Webinar: "Using Revenue from Emissions Trading"
ICAP Webinar: "Using Revenue from Emissions Trading"
- Climate Change
2021/03/10 14:00 CET
2021/03/10 15:30 CET
How can auctioning revenues from an emissions trading system be used to either enhance the mitigation effect of the ETS, for instance by investing in additional mitigation potential or removing barriers to cost-effective mitigation, or to cushion adverse effects of carbon pricing, such as distributional impacts and cost increases? As public budgets strain in the wake of the global coronavirus pandemic, and with jurisdictions facing daunting investment needs to achieve ambitious climate commitments, emissions trading can serve as an important source of revenue.