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4. 3. 2021

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24. 2. 2021

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This newsletter was published 24.2.2021 at 19:18pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices are on an upwards path again. After a short-term

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17. 2. 2021

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This newsletter was published 17.2.2021 at 18:37pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices are consolidating near yearly highs. Prices briefly looked above

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11. 2. 2021

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This newsletter was published 10.2.2021 at 18:39pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUAs are back at all time highs. Energy complex optimism coupled

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2. 2. 2021

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This newsletter was published 2.2.2021 at 18:55pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows:   EUA auction clears at a record high premium. The week

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27. 1. 2021

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This newsletter was published 27.1.2021 at 18:52pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices stay unchanged for another week. All correlated markets are

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20. 1. 2021

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This newsletter was published 20.1.2021 at 19:01pm CEST EUA price is nearly unchanged but volatility increased. Price moves on gas markets last week caused increase in volatility on basically all

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14. 1. 2021

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This newsletter was published 13.1.2021, 19:38 pm CEST time. EUAs posted another all-time high as gas spiked. Extremely cold winter in Asia has lifted spot LNG prices to highest in

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7. 1. 2021

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This newsletter was published 7.1.2021, 13:43 pm CEST time. The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: 2021 started on a positive note with fresh all-time highs.

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23. 12. 2020

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

This newsletter was published 23.12.2020 at 17:24pm CEST EUA carbon price became even more volatile as we approach end of year. On Friday it started to fall from record levels

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16. 12. 2020

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

This newsletter was published 16.12.2020 at 19:32pm CEST. The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices reached all time highs. The optimism on the markets

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9. 12. 2020

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This newsletter was published 9.12.2020 at 16:44pm CEST. The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUAs are holding the gains with a positive outlook approaching year

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2. 12. 2020

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25. 11. 2020

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This newsletter was published 25.11.2020 at 18:54pm CEST. The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices are holding the gains as only 13 auctions remain

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18. 11. 2020

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11. 11. 2020

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This newsletter was published 11.11.2020 at 22:20pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA strength continues as prices make the biggest run up since

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4. 11. 2020

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This newsletter was published 4.11.2020 at 20:41pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows:   EUA prices gained on broad market optimism. Since last EUA

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28. 10. 2020

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This newsletter was published 28.10.2020 at 19:57pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows:   EUA prices are still under pressure as market tests levels

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21. 10. 2020

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This newsletter was published 21.10.2020 at 19:23pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices tumbled below 25 EUR/EUA under intense selling pressure. While

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14. 10. 2020

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This newsletter was published 14.10.2020 at 16:14pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows:   EUA prices have managed to move lower but hit a

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7. 10. 2020

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This newsletter was published 3.3.2021 at 19:36pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices are consolidating near the highs. Ever since early February,

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30. 9. 2020

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This newsletter was published 30.9.2020 at 12:12pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows:   EUA prices are still ranging, however the range is tightening

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23. 9. 2020

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This newsletter was published 23.9.2020 at 18:43pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows:   EUA prices are caught in an extended range between 26

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16. 9. 2020

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This newsletter was published 16.9.2020 at 19:53pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUAs have almost touched 31 EUR/EUA for the second time this

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9. 9. 2020

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

This newsletter was published 9.9.2020 at 18:22pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows:   EUAs have fallen along with the rest of global markets.

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2. 9. 2020

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This newsletter was published 2.9.2020 at 18:28pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices are still holding up strong since last week as

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26. 8. 2020

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This newsletter was published 26.8.2020 at 17:32pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows:   Carbon price heavily bounced this week after trading in a

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19. 8. 2020

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This newsletter was published 19.8.2020 at 17:06pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA carbon price remains in August range between 25 and 27.50

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13. 8. 2020

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This newsletter was published 13.8.2020 at 12:00pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA carbon units were moving in 25.50 – 27.50 Euro range

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29. 7. 2020

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This newsletter was published 29.7.2020 at 18:26pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices are almost unchanged since last week despite increased intraday

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22. 7. 2020

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This newsletter was published 22.7.2020 at 18:26pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices lost the bullish momentum and dipped to levels from

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15. 7. 2020

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This newsletter was published 15.7.2020 at 18:12pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows:   EUA prices keep surprising everyone as they reach the highest

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9. 7. 2020

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This newsletter was published 8.7.2020 at 16:43pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices almost touched 30 EUR/EUA in a spectacular move up

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1. 7. 2020

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This newsletter was published 1.7.2020 at 16:21pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices went vertical last few days and touched levels last

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24. 6. 2020

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This newsletter was published 24.6.2020 at 18:49pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices almost touched 2020 highs in a relentless rally. Speed

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17. 6. 2020

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This newsletter was published 17.6.2020 at 18:34pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices have stayed strong since last week and upwards momentum

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10. 6. 2020

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This newsletter was published 10.6.2020 at 14:37pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices are slightly up since last week but market is

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3. 6. 2020

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This newsletter was published 3.6.2020 at 20:35pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices have moved up since last week, showing strength and

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27. 5. 2020

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This newsletter was published 27.5.2020 at 18:27pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices have stayed almost unchanged since last week. It seems

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20. 5. 2020

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This newsletter was published 20.5.2020 at 18:11pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices have recovered after hitting the lower part of the

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13. 5. 2020

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This newsletter was published 13.5.2020 at 17:59pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices have continued to trend down since last week. Volatility

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6. 5. 2020

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This newsletter was published 6.5.2020 at 2:07pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUA prices have decreased slightly since last week. Market continues to

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30. 4. 2020

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This newsletter was published 29.4.2020 at 6:13pm CEST The current prices on the European carbon market are as follows: EUAs are looking to end the month of April with a

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23. 4. 2020

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This newsletter was published 22.4.2020 at 9:24pm CEST EUA market appears to be very resilient and buying pressure has been surprising. The current prices on the European carbon market are

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16. 4. 2020

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices made a dip back down, after a huge rally in the last three weeks. EUAs, which were tightly correlated with US equity indices in the last few weeks,

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9. 4. 2020

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have made a sharp comeback since making yearly lows below 15 EUR/EUA two weeks ago. The recovery has been very fast and surprising, with the pace of the

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2. 4. 2020

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EUA prices have not changed much since last week. Volatility was much lower than it has been in the recent weeks and volumes traded on the exchange have been lower

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26. 3. 2020

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EUAs recovered since last week, fueled by broader market recovery. Essentially every instrument gained in value this week and EUAs were no exception, moving up more than 3 EUR/EUA since

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19. 3. 2020

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EUAs were one of the last markets to get hit with a huge selling pressure, after basically every other market was on a downwards trajectory weeks before. While EUAs were

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12. 3. 2020

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EUA prices have not changed much since last week, although day to day moves have seen quite big ranges. Start of the week was especially eventful with prices falling by

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5. 3. 2020

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EUA prices were moving around 23-24 EUR/unit range this week. Prices managed to stabilise after falling from almost 26 EUR/unit level two weeks ago due to general weakness in global

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26. 2. 2020

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices topped out last week and started to correct lower. Global markets moved to risk-off mode over the weekend on growing Coronavirus fears. Equity markets were hit especially hard

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20. 2. 2020

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EUA prices have recovered quite well since last week. It took a month for the prices to move back up to levels around 25.50 EUR/EUA and it seems that we

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12. 2. 2020

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EUA prices are again at nearly the same levels as last week. Daily volatility is remaining low despite above average volume trading on the exchange. It appears that carbon may

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5. 2. 2020

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EUA prices have not changed much since last week. Market is still printing quite tight daily ranges from low to high, despite above average trading volumes for this time of

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29. 1. 2020

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EUAs are ending the month pretty much at the same place where they started. Market has been ranging around the 25 EUR/EUA level for several months now and volatility keeps

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22. 1. 2020

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EUA prices are little changed since last week. In the beginning of the week there was some optimism on news that Germany will cancel the emissions volumes saved by closing

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16. 1. 2020

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EUA prices are still in a tight range, switching direction with each day. Considering huge weekly volume of around 17.8 millions EUAs that are auctioned this week, market is keeping

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9. 1. 2020

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2020 started quite eventful for emissions prices. First hours of the year were relatively calm, but after the Thursday overnight attacks on Iran, energy prices opened higher on Friday and

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18. 12. 2019

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices moved to the higher end of the range and is currently at the highest levels since the end of October. The move started after last auction of the

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12. 12. 2019

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EUA option expiry went according to the most anticipated scenario. Market was trading in a 0.20 EUR range until the last hour when it sold off and settled at 24.48

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5. 12. 2019

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EUA prices did not change much since last week, as we are still ranging around 25 EUR/EUA. Trading activity and thus volatility is decreasing as we are nearing the options

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28. 11. 2019

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EUA prices have recovered to 25 EUR/EUA level which has been a very important and often visited number throughout the year. Recently it had even more meaning as the option

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21. 11. 2019

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Weak gas and energy prices have kept EUAs under sustained selling pressure since the beginning of November, but the move was not as aggressive as we have seen in the

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13. 11. 2019

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EUA prices moved to the lowest levels in the last 30 days. Slow drop has been developing for last two weeks. Price initially started to move higher on Monday but

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7. 11. 2019

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EUA prices have started this week near the bottom of the recent range around 25 EUR/EUA, moved up and peaked around noon Tuesday, but then started to reverse and are

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30. 10. 2019

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EUA prices have been moving sideways around 25 EUR/EUA recently. UK’s Brexit deadline extension to January 31, 2020 and a lack of Wednesday’s auction gave EUAs some push to recover

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24. 10. 2019

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EUA prices have retraced some of the bullish Brexit move from last week, as the Brexit deal approval sees some hurdles. However, the market is still showing some strength around

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16. 10. 2019

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EUA prices have recovered spectacularly from the lows around 22 EUR/EUA achieved last week. Market optimism for a Brexit deal has pushed prices above 26 EUR/EUA in a few days

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10. 10. 2019

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EUA prices are under pressure as we near the lowest levels in 6 months. Prices closed under the very important 25 EUR/EUA level last Monday for the first time since

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2. 10. 2019

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EUA prices reached their lowest level in four months yesterday; December 2019 contract fell to 24.30 EUR per tonne. Drop below 25 EUR attracted plenty of compliance buying and carbon

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26. 9. 2019

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EUA prices are basically unchanged since last week, after ranging between 25 and 27 EUR/EUA for over a month. Yesterday’s quarterly option expiry pinned prices even tighter together in a

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19. 9. 2019

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EUAs gave back most of the gains from last week. Although on Monday all energy markets opened up with a gap due to explosion in a Saudi Arabia oil facility,

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12. 9. 2019

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EUA prices had a strong reaction on Tuesday’s news that French utility EDF may halt some of their nuclear reactors due to possible faults. On top of that, news of

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4. 9. 2019

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EUAs finished August with a 6% monthly decline. It appears that too many market participants were relying on the usual monthly price increase, and have thus bought already in July,

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29. 8. 2019

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Last week of reduced auction supply brought some strength into the EUA market. While last week prices briefly traded below 25 EUR/EUA, this week the prices trended up so far.

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21. 8. 2019

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EUA prices have not managed to recover from the recent losses and have stayed between 26 and 27 EUR/EUA. Slow drift down was mostly unexpected and certainly not similar to

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14. 8. 2019

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EUA prices tumbled in the past week after breaking technical support around 27.50 EUR. Sell off was sharp but prices managed to find support just above 26 EUR and bounced

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8. 8. 2019

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EUA prices ranged from 27.50 to 29.50 EUR in the past week and Dec 19 future is now trading at 28 EUR per tonne. It looks that market will continue

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1. 8. 2019

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EUA prices have corrected down from the yearly highs reached last week. Based on the recent price movement it could be concluded that most of the participants were buying in

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25. 7. 2019

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EUA prices posted new records again this week. Prices almost touched 30 EUR/EUA before backing down a bit. Forecasts of heatwave across Europe coupled with lower weekly supply helped to

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18. 7. 2019

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EUA prices were trading at the record yearly values on Monday, up to 29.50 EUR/EUA. Prices backed down a bit since, but still remain well supported. Yesterday’s auction day was

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10. 7. 2019

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices finally printed fresh record yearly values with a decisive break of the previous highs at 27.85 EUR/EUA. Traded volumes on the exchange were elevated and prices moved up

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3. 7. 2019

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EUA prices stopped around 0.30 EUR short of reaching a new yearly high and backed down, however still looking strong. Power prices have been weakening a bit as well but

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26. 6. 2019

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have moved upwards from the tight range around 25 EUR, and are on the way to test the record yearly values at 27.85 EUR/EUA. Move was fuelled by

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19. 6. 2019

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have not changed much since last week with the market displaying the slowest week of the year so far. Traded volumes on the exchange decreased and market moved

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13. 6. 2019

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are up since last week as lower supply of only three auctions this week meant less available EUAs for buyers to take. Market seems pretty comfortable around current

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6. 6. 2019

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EUA prices have declined again and have now corrected down 15% since the highest values a month ago. Move down was quite controlled and did not look like panic selling.

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29. 5. 2019

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EUA prices are down a bit since last week. This is contrary to what many were expecting, as this week’s reduced auction supply was supposedly bullish for EUA prices. News

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23. 5. 2019

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EUA prices have not changed much since last week. Other markets have been mostly ranging and changing direction daily and EUAs were no exception. Auctions have seen good demand and

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15. 5. 2019

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European carbon allowances were still without a clear direction last week. They were trading in a range between 25 and 27 EUR roughly. Main pressure on the price came from

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8. 5. 2019

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After two weeks of falling, EUA prices are moving higher. Market analysts were expecting EUA prices to dip in early May but it appears that the dip only lasted a

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2. 5. 2019

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EUA prices have moved down from 2019 highest values and are now hovering around the levels which marked 2018 highs. This was expected by the majority of analysts as the

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25. 4. 2019

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EUA prices are not backing down and keep moving near the highest yearly values. The fact that prices managed to stay high even after a very weak result of yesterday’s

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18. 4. 2019

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EUA prices are still keeping the bullish momentum as they traded near the yearly records today. Strong buying interest was most evident on Monday’s record auction price at 27 EUR

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11. 4. 2019

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EUA prices have reached highest yearly values, almost touching 27 EUR/EUA today. While this may be negative news for compliance buyers that will have to pay higher prices, a lot

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4. 4. 2019

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EUA prices have moved higher since last week. Upwards momentum has been constant every day of this week and lack of auction today helped to push EUA prices close to

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28. 3. 2019

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EUA prices are slightly up since last week, but market is not showing any real direction. Auctions have seen good demand and managed to clear at a 10 cents premium

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21. 3. 2019

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EUA prices have moved down a bit since last week. While week on week change is not that noticeable, there was quite a lot intraday volatility. A lot of selling

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13. 3. 2019

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EUA prices are relatively stable since last week. Market has been changing direction daily and it appears that a lot of participants are waiting for the outcome of the Brexit

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7. 3. 2019

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EUA prices kept moving up last week and have gained over 25% since the lowest price reached last Monday. Strong up move has surprised many participants, which could suggest that

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28. 2. 2019

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are up since last week and the outlook has improved after multiple weeks of falling prices. Prices are up for four days in a row now and have

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20. 2. 2019

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EUA prices have not changed much since last week. Prices are consolidating and changing direction every day. Considering that prices oscillate near the yearly lows, more weakness could be seen

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13. 2. 2019

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EUA prices have dropped considerably since last week. Yesterday we recorded one of the biggest drops this year in excess of 8%. Strong selling pressure could be linked to a

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6. 2. 2019

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have risen since last week in a swift move. Some analysts thought that move was more technical in nature and speculative buyers have triggered a short squeeze. Other

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30. 1. 2019

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs have not managed to breach the highs last week and subsequently reversed back down. Higher auction supply, with the restart of the 2019 German auctions might have been just

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23. 1. 2019

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EUAs are maintaining a steady rate of rising prices. With yearly highs now within reach, market participants are starting to increase their bullish outlook. This is shown by the rising

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16. 1. 2019

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EUAs are slightly up since last week. A lot of uncertainty is still present in the market as yesterday’s Brexit deal vote was rejected. If the deal was to be

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9. 1. 2019

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs have moved lower since last week, with the move likely triggered by a liquidation of long positions after a strong finish in December. Additional selling pressure may have come

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3. 1. 2019

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EUAs have started 2019 with a positive day. Market Stability Reserve kicks in with the restart of daily auctions next Monday and you would be hard pressed to find anyone

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20. 12. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs have moved higher and away from the 20 EUR/EUA range where they have kept moving for over a month. Strong upmove started in the last hours of the option

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12. 12. 2018

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EUAs are still compressing in a range around 20 EUR/EUA. After the end of today’s trading session yearly option contracts will expire and convert into futures. Historically, volatility on such

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5. 12. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs are still trading in the same range as last week and the lack of sustained moves has been partly assigned to upcoming options expiry. Yearly option contract will expire

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28. 11. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs are caught in the range between 21.50 and 18.50 EUR/EUA. Last Friday, EUAs almost touched 21.50 EUR/EUA level that was indicated as a major resistance last week. However, the

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21. 11. 2018

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EUA prices are mostly unchanged since last week. There has been some intraday volatility but prices have generally been compressing and seem to be building a base for a move

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14. 11. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA carbon market continued its advance in the past week, climbing back above 20 EUR per tonne on Monday. Trading was quite volatile with sharp sell-offs followed by quick recoveries.

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7. 11. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EU carbon continue to recover from late October’s collapse this week, with a strong auction result today, helping prices to exceed 18 EUR per tonne. EUA December future contract is

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24. 10. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are up only slightly since last week, and it appears that consolidation around 19.50 EUR/EUA is under way. Last few auctions have been well supported which shows that

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17. 10. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

European carbon market fell sharply in the past week to a two-month low below 18 EUR but then managed to bounced back sharply on Tuesday in a volatile market fraught

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11. 10. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have moved down considerably since last week and almost tested the lows from last month’s sell-off near 18 EUR/EUA. The movement down was accompanied by heavy volume, which

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3. 10. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have ended September at almost the same level where they started. However, volatility during the month was extreme with prices covering 8 EUR from low to high. October

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26. 9. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

European carbon slid by more than euro today on technical selling, softer energy prices, and as another weak auction failed to inspire confidence that buyers would emerge to push EUAs

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19. 9. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have made the largest correction of the year in the past week. Prices fell over 30% from the highs as a mix of market conditions triggered an avalanche

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12. 9. 2018

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EUA prices went into a parabolic move in the last few days and almost touched 26 EUR/EUA, before backing down from the highs. Heavy options open interest on the strikes

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5. 9. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have entered into consolidation in the area between 20 and 21.50 EUR/EUA. Auctions have restarted in normal volume this week and brought some balance to the undersupplied market,

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29. 8. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Another week of strong moves in EUAs have pushed prices to new yearly records. Low auction supply coupled with a lack of order book depth meant an easy way for

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22. 8. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices keep moving higher. While last week trading on the exchange was a bit subdued, this week started with more activity and a fierce move higher. As the order

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16. 8. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Yesterday EUAs have reached fresh yearly record levels. Prices keep drifting upwards and currently there are no evident reasons that would point to a correction. Actually, an announcement that 5

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8. 8. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs finished the week with the highest closing price in last 7 years. It appears that fresh record values above 18 EUR/EUA are around the corner. Demand at daily auctions

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2. 8. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices continued the move from last week and are once again trading at record yearly values. Decreased daily auction volume is now in effect for whole August and the

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25. 7. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices moved up since last week and reached the highest value in the last 7 years. The trend from the beginning of the month continues, where prices move slightly

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18. 7. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Not much has changed in terms of EUA prices, as markets moved relatively calmly near the 16 EUR/EUA mark in the last week. Volumes have remained low and this was

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11. 7. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have moved around 1 EUR higher since last week and showed a small gain every day. It seems that rising German power prices were the main driver pushing

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4. 7. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are unchanged since last week. Daily ranges have contracted and prices have been hovering around 15 EUR/EUA. Average daily trading volumes have dropped significantly in the last 5

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27. 6. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs have made back some of the losses of the previous three weeks and are currently trading around 0.70 EUR/EUA higher than last week. Volume has been lower than usual

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20. 6. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices continued the fall and lost around 1 EUR since last week. Lowest price seen today marks a 15% drop from the highest values seen at the beginning of

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13. 6. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Though EUA prices fell more than 1.5 EUR/unit from last week’s high, the drop appeared to be controlled with buyers showing interest all the way down. However, market is showing

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6. 6. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices briefly reached new multi-year high yesterday before falling back to levels around 16 EUR/unit. It appears that besides on a few odd days, there are no big sellers

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30. 5. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are staying strong despite increased intraday volatility. Yesterday prices touched new multi-year high but have back down a bit since. Some of the reasons for strong continuation of

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24. 5. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are still rising and it appears that the price dip that participants were expecting in May will not materialize. Prices have now doubled since the beginning of the

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17. 5. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA price made a new yearly high today and climbed above 15 EUR per tonne for the first time this year. Price surprisingly rose after failed UK primary auction. Auction

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10. 5. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Carbon market is again on the rise this week. EUA dec18 future is trading near its yearly high at 14.10 EUR per tonne. A couple of bullish factors contributed to

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3. 5. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are almost unchanged since last week. Reasons for this mainly lie in reduced trading volumes due to of end of compliance buying and holidays. It will be interesting

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26. 4. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Carbon prices made a decent correction at the end of past week after posting a new yearly high at 14,22 EUR in December 2018 future contract. EUAs suffered a ten

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23. 4. 2018

EUA Dec18: Sharp losses in the second half of last week

Vertis – Due to lower compliance demand, the EUA Dec18 lost 6.4% last week. The price was still able to hit a new local high at 14.22 euro on Monday, but

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19. 4. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA market is behaving much like previous week with every small dip in prices quickly bought back up. However, the volatility has decreased slightly and it has been over 14

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16. 4. 2018

EUA Dec18: Flirting with 14 euro

Vertis –  The EUA Dec18 extended gains last week as the compliance deadline is approaching. The benchmark carbon contract gained 7% in a weekly comparison. Traded volume also increased by more

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11. 4. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are not backing down as every correction is quickly bought back up. Recent auctions were clearing at record discounts for the year, but even that did not push

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9. 4. 2018

EUA Dec18: First week of losses since February

Vertis – The EUA Dec18 experienced its biggest weekly drop since December. The benchmark contract lost 2% in a weekly comparison as demand for allowances was low in the first days

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5. 4. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are still at relatively high levels. High volatility that we witnessed last week caused the weekly range to extend 1.72 EUR from low to high. Almost all of

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3. 4. 2018

EUA Dec18: Visiting 14 euro

Vertis – After hitting a new seven year high at 14.17 euro on Thursday, the EUA Dec18 turned lower and closed the week at 13.28 euro, a gain of 5.3%. In

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29. 3. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have peaked above 14 EUR/unit today and have not have seen any significant pullback since the move above 10 EUR/unit one month ago. Momentum has been strong so

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26. 3. 2018

EUA Dec18: 13% gain after hitting 13 euro last week

Vertis – The benchmark carbon contract hit 13.04 euro last Thursday and finished the week with a gain of 13%. Technical indicators show that the price is heavily overbought, but

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21. 3. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices reached record yearly values today. This week so far prices have gained over 10% already and it is difficult to predict where prices will finally stabilize. TO READ

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19. 3. 2018

EUA Dec18: Consolidation above 11 euro

Vertis – The benchmark carbon contract moved in a range of 57 cents last week, as buyers lifted the price back above 11 euro whenever it fell below this psychologically important

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15. 3. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Carbon prices climbed to a new high this week with December 2018 contract reaching 11,50 EUR per tonne. Main contributors to this rise are seasonal purchases from compliance companies and

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12. 3. 2018

EUA Dec18: Market gets used to double digit prices

Vertis – The carbon market extended its gains last week and jumped to 11.26 euro, a level not seen since 2011 (+9.7% w/w). Higher carbon and fuel prices lifted the

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8. 3. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices keep reaching new highs. During the last few days, strong auctions coupled with positive signals from correlated energy markets pushed EUA prices to record yearly values. There were

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5. 3. 2018

EUA Dec18: Consolidation near the 10 euro level

Vertis – Supported by compliance purchases, improving profitability of coal fired power plants and a political event, the EUA Dec18 gained 3.4% last week. The carbon market had a weak start

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28. 2. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices keep moving higher and are already up over 25% for the year. Some analysts have warned that EU ETS members that are about to receive their free EUA

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26. 2. 2018

EUA Dec18: Cold spell and compliance buying keep price near 10 euro

Vertis – Supported by a European cold spell and further compliance purchases, the EUA Dec18 remained stable and gained 3.05% last week. The EUA Dec18 opened with a ten cents gap

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21. 2. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs are keeping the recent gains and don’t appear ready to back down from the highs. One of the factors for the supportive EUA price action are power prices that

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19. 2. 2018

EUA Dec18: Hitting double digits for the first time in six years

Vertis – Although the EUA Dec18 retreated after hitting a new six year high at 10.02 euro on Wednesday, it kept part of the gains and finished 3.1% higher than

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15. 2. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices seem unstoppable with ticker on the exchange showing double digit prices for the first time in more than 6 years. Analysts suggest that the strong buying interest is

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12. 2. 2018

EUA Dec18: Carbon outperformed rest of energy mix

Vertis – Despite some weakness in the beginning of the week and falling power prices, the EUA Dec18 gained 3.0% last week. Last Monday, the EUA Dec18 opened with a 6

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8. 2. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are staying strong in the midst of a global equity markets sell-off. Prices have moved around 9 EUR/unit, although volatility has been high. The EU parliament approved post-2020

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5. 2. 2018

EUA Dec18: Vanishing euphoria

Vertis – The EUA Dec18 was not able to stabilize above 9 euro last week, and closed at 8.96 euro (-1.4% w/w). The traded volume on ICE fell by 30% in

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1. 2. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs have retraced from the highs, but have done so in a relatively controlled drop. The strong January’s rally was in need of a correction and now that we have

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29. 1. 2018

EUA Dec18: Testing 9 euro

Vertis – The EUA Dec18 hit a new 6-year high at 9.56 euro last Thursday and finished the week with a gain of 3.8%. On Monday, the benchmark carbon contract jumped

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25. 1. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs are not showing any weakness in the current up move and have already reached the highest values in 5 years. While the profitability of coal powered electricity producers is

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22. 1. 2018

EUA Dec18: The benchmark carbon contract gained more than 11%

Vertis – In a spectacular rally, the EUA Dec18 jumped to 8.85 euro last week. Daily auctions had strong results as some cleared at a premium to the secondary market, the

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17. 1. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs are staying strong and keep edging higher. It appears that EUAs are the leading instrument of clean dark spread mix in the current move, as other markets are not

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10. 1. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs have continued with a slow drift downwards since last week, but have managed to keep buyers interested enough, that the week to week change is very marginal. Daily EUA

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8. 1. 2018

EUA Dec18: Price fell below 8 euro

Vertis – The new year had a similar start to 2017 and 2016: the price of allowances lost 5% in a week. The EUA Dec18 started the new year with

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5. 1. 2018

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

So far, year 2018 has started similarly as the last two years. Prices decreased since the last Friday’s close, which was almost at the yearly highs. Weather in Europe is

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20. 12. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have advanced higher after supply from auctions ended this Monday. The market may become less liquid in the coming holiday period which opens a possibility of bigger moves.

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18. 12. 2017

EUA Dec17: Price fell twice below the 7 euro level

Vertis – Although the unexpectedly weak auction result pushed the price to a new 2-month low at 7.08 euro, the EUA Dec17 was able to recover last Monday afternoon and after

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13. 12. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have moved to the lower part of the last two-month range. Tuesday marked the biggest daily range of December as prices got volatile after news of explosion at

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11. 12. 2017

EUA Dec17: Technical picture turned bearish

Vertis – The EUA Dec17 was falling in four out of five days last week and lost 7.0% in a weekly comparison. On Monday, the EUA Dec17 opened with a

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6. 12. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are moving very close to 7.50 EUR/unit for eighth straight week. While the range has been extending around 50 cents in both directions, Wednesdays have usually marked the

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4. 12. 2017

EUA Dec17: Trading comfortably between 7 and 8 euros

Vertis – The EUA Dec17 lost 7 cents or 0.9% on Monday as traders took profit from the rally the previous Thursday and Friday. The price opened with a 3 cents

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29. 11. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices continue to range around 7.50 EUR/unit but the trading activity suggests that participants are expecting higher prices as every recent dip attracted a good number of buyers. There

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27. 11. 2017

COREPER approved ETS reform

Vertis – Political events and higher power prices helped the EUA Dec17 in gaining almost 4% last week. Failing German coalition negotiations and the prospect of the UK voting against the

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24. 11. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are ranging around 7.50 EUR/unit with swings in both directions. Last week it already appeared that 8 EUR/unit will be breached, but prices stopped 20 cents short and

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20. 11. 2017

EUA Dec17: Consolidation after days of high volatility

Vertis – Although the EUA Dec17 was able to increase in the first 10 minutes of trading above previous Friday’s settlement price, the price slipped continuously last Monday morning. After hitting

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16. 11. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have backed down from the highs despite EU ETS reform talks ending with a deal. The positive outcome of the talks was expected to push prices above the

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13. 11. 2017

EUA Dec17: Profit taking after trilogue

Vertis – The EUA Dec17 formed a doji candle last Monday, indicating uncertainty of the market participants before the key meeting of EU policy makers on Wednesday. By the end of

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10. 11. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices reached values above 8 EUR/unit on Tuesday, but the uncertainty of the outcome of today’s EU ETS trilogue talks has kept the prices from staying above that number.

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6. 11. 2017

EUA Dec17: Waiting for the (last?) trilogue on the ETS reform

Vertis – Despite opening with a 5 cents gap up and touching a daily maximum at 7.28 euro, the EUA Dec17 was not able to climb above previous Friday’s settlement price

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3. 11. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs lost support last week and made the longest yearly streak of 8 days in a row without a gain. During the correction, EUA prices lost almost 1 EUR. However,

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30. 10. 2017

EUA Dec17: Political uncertainty keeps price from reacting on strong energy fundamentals

Vertis – Despite the strong energy mix the EUA Dec17 lost 5.3% last week on continuing political uncertainty and profit taking. As the euphoria about the Brexit amendment vanished, the EUA

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26. 10. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA have backed down a bit from last week highs, but are staying supported as power and coal markets resume their bullish trends. Today Polish EUA and EU’s EUAA auctioned

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24. 10. 2017

EUA Dec17: Consolidation after reaching new 2017 high

Vertis – The EUA Dec17 gained 3.4% last week after hitting a new 2017 maximum at 8.05 euro last Thursday. The EUA Dec17 had a calm start to the week moving

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18. 10. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are still trading very near the yearly high and every dip towards 7 EUR/unit is quickly bought back up. High power prices are outweighed by rising coal which

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16. 10. 2017

EUA Dec17: MACD climbed above signal curve on week of trilogue

Vertis – Expectations about and results of the trilogue negotiations about the reform of the EU ETS kept the price of the EUA Dec17 in motion last week. The benchmark carbon

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12. 10. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs made a quick move to the upper part of the September’s range in anticipation of the Thursday’s EU ETS trilogue talks. It appears that all the recent news are

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9. 10. 2017

EUA Dec17: Growing uncertainties about this week’s trilogue

Vertis – With the next trilogue meeting approaching and market participants getting more cautious, the volatility in the carbon market decreased last week. Risk averse traders pushed the EUA Dec17 price

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4. 10. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs are staying close to 7 EUR/unit and appear quite resilient in light of recently weakened German power prices and reduced generation margin for coal powered power plants. It appears

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2. 10. 2017

EUA Dec17: 20% less allowances to be auctioned this week

Vertis – Helped by the improving German dark spread and optimism about the reform of the system, the EUA Dec17 gained more than 6% last week. The EUA Dec17 started the

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27. 9. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs are staying range-bound around 7 EUR/unit, with the range extending around 40 cents in both directions. While trading volumes are quite high every day, liquidity is another story and

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25. 9. 2017

EUA Dec17: Price heads back into trend channel

Vertis – Lower power prices and the deteriorating profitability of coal fired power plants weighed on the price of carbon last week. The benchmark contract lost 4.3% in a weekly

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20. 9. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA market is staying volatile and it appears that wider daily ranges are here to stay for at least some time. Volatility was quite suppressed in almost all energy markets

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18. 9. 2017

EUA Dec17: Price might consolidate near 7 euro

Vertis – Despite hitting the highest level in 2 years at 7.72 euro last week, the EUA Dec17 finished the week 1.7% lower in a weekly comparison. After the news from

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13. 9. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA market volatility is staying high but prices have stopped their steep run up and reached a current local high at 7.20 EUR/unit on Monday. Part of the reason for

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11. 9. 2017

EUA Dec17: Investors focus on the trilogue negotiations Wednesday afternoon

Vertis – The EUA Dec17 gained more than 1 euro in one week and hit an almost 2 year high on Friday. The benchmark carbon contract closed the week with a

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8. 9. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are breaking yearly records as other power markets resume their upward trends. Prices touched 6.50 EUR/unit on Tuesday in a move which has caught many traders completely off

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4. 9. 2017

EUA Dec17: High auction volume will weigh on the price

Vertis – As the seasonality charts of the EUA price suggested, the last week of August brought a correction to the market. Although in a monthly comparison the price gained

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30. 8. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have passed 6 EUR/unit in the recent days as the buying momentum continued throughout August. On Monday, EUAs exceed values from the beginning of the year and marked

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28. 8. 2017

EUA Dec17: Closing above 6 euro for the first time since January

Vertis – Higher power prices and the improving German dark spread lifted the benchmark carbon contract by 4.6% last week. The EUA Dec17 started the week with a gap down at

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23. 8. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices jumped last week to almost 6 EUR/unit. Catalyst for the rapid price increase came from France when nuclear safety authority ordered a safety check of many French nuclear

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21. 8. 2017

EUA Dec17: Power prices and auction result have still the biggest impact

Vertis – The EUA Dec17 jumped to a new 5-month high last week and gained 8% as the announcement of the French nuclear safety authority about checking reactor components lifted French

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18. 8. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have reached the highest value since March on a reduced auction volume, but could not hold the gains. German power supported the rise in carbon with prices moving

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14. 8. 2017

EUA Dec17: Auction volume to decrease further due to public holiday

Vertis – Strong auction results, higher power prices and improving profitability of coal fired power plants, the EUA Dec17 gained 0.75% last week.   After a relatively strong start the

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7. 8. 2017

EUA Dec17: First week of reduced auction volume brought a gain of 3.3%

Vertis – Although it opened the day flat compared to previous Friday’s settlement, the EUA Dec17 fell quickly to a daily minimum at 5.10 euro Monday morning. The shock didn’t

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28. 7. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are still holding above 5 EUR/unit although some weakness has been evident in the recent days. We are in the last week before volumes offered on auctions will

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24. 7. 2017

EUA Dec17: Las week with complete auction volume before August

Vertis –  The sell-off last Friday sent the benchmark carbon contract more than 6 lower in a weekly comparison. The EUA Dec17 had a sleepy start to last week. The

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21. 7. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are holding the gains from recent weeks and are supported from the relative strength in German power prices. Generations margins have increased partly due to rise in EUR/USD

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17. 7. 2017

EUA Dec17: New 4-month high reached last week

Vertis – The benchmark carbon contract hit a new 4-month high and gained 1.5% last week helped by stronger fundamentals. The EUA Dec17 opened the week with a 6 cents

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6. 7. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have moved a bit higher, but are still very close to 5 EUR/unit where they oscillated entire month of June. Still strong demand at auctions and high German

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3. 7. 2017

EUA Dec17: Consolidation near the 5 euro level expected

Vertis – The benchmark carbon contract got support from strong auctions and higher power prices last week. As a consequence, it climbed back above 5 euro and gained 3.3% in

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29. 6. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Emission allowances are continuing to trade near 5 EUR/unit. Daily ranges have been relatively tight in the recent weeks and volume has been decreasing accordingly. In contrast, demand on auctions

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26. 6. 2017

EUA Dec17: Market expects progress in trilogue on Tuesday

Vertis – Although the supply of allowances increased by more than 70% in a weekly comparison, the benchmark carbon contract only hit a new monthly low at 4.83 euro last

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21. 6. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are again consolidating around 5 EUR/unit. Today the quarterly options expire which means that some volatility may be expected. Interestingly, last two quarterly option expiries settled right around

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19. 6. 2017

EUA Dec17: Auction supply jumps after three weeks of price declines

Vertis – Despite the reduced auction supply, last week was the third in a row when the benchmark carbon contract slipped lower. The EUA Dec17 started the week flat to

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15. 6. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are consolidating around 5 EUR/unit. Lack of two auctions this week may keep the prices supported, but next week full 5-day schedule resumes and will then continue until

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12. 6. 2017

EUA Dec17: Consolidation near the 5 euro level expected

Vertis – The benchmark contract declined by an additional 2.3% last week. On Monday when there were no EUA auctions, the EUA Dec17 hit a new 3-month high at 5.8 euro. The traded

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8. 6. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are holding the gains from last weeks. Prices managed to stay above 5 EUR/unit and recent weakness in oil seemingly did not have any influence on European energy

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7. 6. 2017

Analysts slash EUA price forecasts by a third on new pollution rules

Carbon Pulse – Analysts at Energy Aspects have slashed their long-term EU carbon allowance price forecasts by a third after weighing the bearish impact of new EU-wide anti-pollution measures. READ MORE

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6. 6. 2017

EUA Dec17: Consolidation above the 5 euro level

Vertis – With many traders on holidays due to the spring bank holiday, the EUA Dec17 remained stable on the first trading day of the week. The contract traded in

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31. 5. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices rose in the past week due to three day pause in EUA primary auctions. Public holidays from Thursday to Monday influenced supply side of carbon market and EUA

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30. 5. 2017

EU’s ENVI committee votes to strengthen climate measures for non-ETS sectors

Carbon Pulse – The European Parliament’s Environment Committee (ENVI) on Tuesday voted to strengthen and close loopholes in the EU’s Effort Sharing Regulation, which covers emissions from sources not regulated by

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29. 5. 2017

EUA Dec17: Lack of auctions and higher power prices lifted the price above 5 euro

Vertis – With only three auctions and the German front year power price climbing back above 30 EUR / MWh, the benchmark carbon contract was able to climb above 5

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25. 5. 2017

IETA members expect UK exit from EU ETS, but spread of global emissions markets -survey

Carbon Pulse – Six out of 10 respondents in the International Emissions Trading Association’s market sentiment survey expect the UK to drop out of the EU ETS, but most are optimistic

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24. 5. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have moved higher and briefly touched 5 EUR/unit. The reason for the rise, according to the analysts, is lack of auctions in the following three business days. This

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22. 5. 2017

EUA Dec17: Breaking out from the declining trend channel

Vertis – With the exception of Monday, the benchmark carbon contract managed to increased every day last week. The rally lifted the price above the short term declining trend channel. The

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17. 5. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Carbon market was more or less unchanged in the past week. Similar as in week earlier EUA prices were moving in 30 cents range between 4.30 and 4.60 EUR/unit. Supply

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15. 5. 2017

EUA Dec17: Slipping lower slowly

Vertis – Despite opening 2 cents above previous Friday’s settlement price, the EUA Dec17 turned lower already Monday morning. The weak auction result and the low prices in the wider

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10. 5. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices made new yearly low in the past week. Dec 17 future contract traded at 4.30 EUR per tonne, which is just 40 cents above lowest level in 2016.

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8. 5. 2017

EUA Dec17: Macron and the improved dark spread to counterbalance the abundant supply

Vertis – May’s short first week started in a negative tone as the price hit a new 2017 minimum on Tuesday, on Wednesday and on Thursday as well, before turning higher again

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4. 5. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Last week of compliance period passed by with relative calm. Market was not moving much and closed at the exact same level as a week earlier. However, lack of any

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2. 5. 2017

EUA Dec17: New 2017 low hit in the last week of compliance

Vertis – Although the price fell to a daily minimum of 4.57 euro Monday morning, the positive market mood after the French elections lifted the benchmark carbon contract above the

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27. 4. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Compliance period for emissions allowances purchases is ending and only the late buyers are active this week. Price movement in April has been very different than last year. The biggest daily

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19. 4. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Emissions market was influenced by Easter holidays in the past week. Daily fluctuations were small and prices didn’t change much during the course of the week. EUA units were trading

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18. 4. 2017

EUA Dec17: Consolidation near the 5 euro level

Vertis – In a short week before the Easter holidays, the EUA Dec17 gained 1.2%. Thanks to a strong auction the price of the EUA Dec17 remained stable for most

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12. 4. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are again trading near the same levels as last week. However, movement in between has been quite volatile as prices first moved up over 5 EUR/unit, but reversed

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10. 4. 2017

EUA Dec17: Technical indicators provide mixed signals

Vertis – The EUA Dec17 had a positive start to the week on Monday. It opened 6 cents above the previous Friday’s settlement price, but retreated before the publication of

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5. 4. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices stayed below 5 EUR/unit as there are not many reasons that would currently support higher prices. Weather conditions are warmer than average for this time of year, this

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3. 4. 2017

EUA Dec17: 4.60 euro was key support before the publication of the verified emissions data

Vertis – The benchmark carbon contract finished last week 1.7% lower as traders took profit before the publication of the 2016 verified emissions data and cancelled three days of gains.

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29. 3. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices were under pressure in recent days and stayed below 5 EUR/unit. It appears that warmer weather combined with heavily increased volume offered on auctions this week was enough

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27. 3. 2017

EUA Dec17: Bears lining up in view of several risk factors

Vertis – Last Friday’s sell off pushed the price of the EUA Dec17 to a new two-month low. After seven consecutive sessions in neutral territory, the front year carbon contract

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22. 3. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have dipped below 5 EUR/unit after hovering a few cents above it for the whole last week. The initial response from the market shows big enough demand to

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20. 3. 2017

EUA Dec17: Consolidation around the 200-day moving average

Vertis – The benchmark carbon contract moved in a narrow range between 5.09 and 5.25 euro last week, but could not get away from the 200DMA (now at 5.13 euro).

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15. 3. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have not changed much since last week. After the initial volatility on the news on European Commission support for ambitious post-2020 reforms two weeks ago, prices returned inside

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13. 3. 2017

EUA Dec17: Four black candles pushed price back to 5 euro

Vertis – The benchmark carbon contract produced four black candles last week and the last, white candle is also very tiny. The price returned to pre-Council meeting levels and fell

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8. 3. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have been very volatile in the last week, but have stabilized since. The beginning of last week started with EUAs losing some value as traders were sceptic that

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6. 3. 2017

EUA Dec17: Carbon price hit 2-month high

Vertis – The ambition showed by the Council regarding the reform of the EU ETS pulled the benchmark carbon contract to a new 2-month high last week. The EUA Dec17

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3. 3. 2017

ANALYSIS: EU carbon prices seen soaring in two years, but risks abound until then

Carbon Pulse – EU ETS reform measures recently agreed by lawmakers are “super bullish” for carbon prices in 2019, but EUAs first risk falling below last year’s lows around €4

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28. 2. 2017

Press release: EEX and Belektron facilitate access to EUA and EUAA auctions

The European Energy Exchange (EEX) and the independent carbon trading company Belektron have signed a cooperation agreement to further facilitate access to the primary market auctions at EEX. The cooperation

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27. 2. 2017

EUA Dec17: And the winner is…

Vertis – Thanks to the rally on the last two days of the previous week, the benchmark carbon contract gained 8.2% in a weekly comparison. With this performance, it was

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22. 2. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are again almost unchanged since last week. The vote in European Parliament about the post-2020 reforms last Wednesday did not trigger any real price moves, contrary to what

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20. 2. 2017

EUA Dec17: 5 euro gravity to be tested by high supply

Vertis – The risk of the plenary vote about the post-2020 reform kept traders away from the carbon market last Monday. The price moved in a narrow range between 5.07

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16. 2. 2017

EU Parliament tapers ETS ambition but still passes tougher post-2020 reform package

Carbon Pulse – The European Parliament voted for a more ambitious post-2020 EU ETS package on Wednesday, following most of what its environment committee (ENVI) recommended but rejecting a steeper

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15. 2. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have moved a bit lower from the previous week, but are staying around 5 EUR/unit. Although it appeared on Monday afternoon that the range that was slowly compressing

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13. 2. 2017

EUA Dec17: Uncertainty about plenary vote pushed down the carbon price

Vertis – Despite slipping to 5.06 euro in the first hours of trading on Monday, the EUA Dec17 recovered after the strong auction and consolidated around 5.13 euro. The benchmark

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9. 2. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs are maintaining the range from the last few weeks. The trading balance between buyers and sellers is keeping the volatility at reasonable levels with prices around 5 EUR/unit. TO

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6. 2. 2017

EUA Dec17: Moving in a narrowing triangle

Vertis – After opening with a 3 cents gap up, the EUA Dec17 climbed higher continuously last Monday. The price hit an intra-day maximum at 5.21 euro (just one cent

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1. 2. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs are again trading very near the levels from last week. Market has been consolidating and changing price direction every day. Daily trading ranges are getting smaller and it appears

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30. 1. 2017

EUA Dec17: Last hour sell of pushed price back below 5 euro

Vertis – The benchmark carbon contract had a relaxed start to last week. It traded between the support level at 5.30 euro and the resistance level at 5.60 euro on

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25. 1. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are near the same levels as they were at the same time last week. However, short-term price swings have been extreme again, with prices on Monday first gaining

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23. 1. 2017

Inaugurated, President Trump wastes no time putting Obama’s climate plans on chopping block

Carbon Pulse – Within what seemed like minutes of Donald Trump’s inauguration as US president on Friday, a notice appeared on the White House website announcing that his administration will

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19. 1. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA market saw sharp moves in both directions as prices fell to fresh 2017 lows only to reverse back up again. Auctions have been accepted very well so far with

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16. 1. 2017

EU Market: EUAs end volatile week where they began

Carbon Pulse – European carbon prices were little changed on Friday, ending a volatile week exactly where they settled last Friday. READ MORE

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11. 1. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

As the first trading days of the new year indicated, high volatility is continuing. EUA prices tumbled below 5 EUR/unit before the expectations of colder weather pushed prices back higher.

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11. 1. 2017

EU lawmaker sets tougher line for cutting future non-ETS emissions

Carbon Pulse – The EU must toughen its regime for cutting emission in non-ETS sectors after 2020 to ensure it aligns with the Paris Agreement and deeper energy efficiency goals,

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4. 1. 2017

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

First days of the new year started much like the beginning of last year. On Monday, prices already tumbled near the 6 EUR/unit from the 6.57 settlement on Friday, which

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4. 1. 2017

EU Market: EUAs fall most in 6 months as energy weighs, auctions loom

Carbon Pulse – European carbon prices suffered their largest fall in more than six months, plummeting 11.4% on Tuesday as speculators dumped allowances ahead of the resumption of daily auctions

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21. 12. 2016

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are continuing to advance higher. ENVI deal last week delivered positive changes for EU ETS post-2020 reforms. There were several improvements over the first proposal, with two most

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20. 12. 2016

EU Market: EUAs continue to rise as analysts see upside

Carbon Pulse – EU carbon prices hit a three-week high above €5 on Monday as analysts favoured the upside this week due to the start of a three-week auction pause

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19. 12. 2016

EU Parliament’s ENVI votes for more ambitious ETS reform package

Carbon Pulse – The European Parliament’s environment committee (ENVI) voted for a more ambitious post-2020 EU ETS package early on Thursday, passing several supply-curbing amendments including the doubling of the

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14. 12. 2016

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices moved higher and gained more than 25% since last week low. The main driver appears to be the power market where wild swings were also evident. German power

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13. 12. 2016

EU Market: EUAs surge 9.2% to two-week high on oil, upcoming auction pause

Carbon Pulse – EU carbon prices soared by 9.2% on Monday to hit their highest level since Nov. 28 as oil gains lifted the energy complex and as traders anticipated

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8. 12. 2016

Press release: Belektron invests in Vertis

Belektron, one of the leading independent wholesale traders in the EU ETS, has taken a significant stake in Vertis Environmental Finance. The aim of the transaction is to support Vertis

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7. 12. 2016

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are still volatile under strong selling pressure. Negative factors influencing EUAs have strengthened with the main driver coming from France. Some French nuclear power stations that were shut

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5. 12. 2016

MEPs keep talking as early EU ETS reform deal hangs in balance

Carbon Pulse – Talks on the post-2020 EU ETS reform bill among lawmakers in the European Parliament’s environment committee (ENVI) are delicately poised with a week to go before a

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2. 12. 2016

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUAs have lost considerable value since last week, falling 1 EUR/unit. There were several negative factors which influenced EUAs. Auction calendar for next year was published by EEX on Friday

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29. 11. 2016

EU Market: EUAs plunge 5% to two-month low as bearish factors mount

Carbon Pulse – EU carbon prices plunged well below €5 on Monday to their lowest level since Sep. 28 as fears grew about weakened utility demand in the face of

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24. 11. 2016

EU lawmakers grapple for early compromise over ETS reform

Carbon Pulse – Lawmakers in the European Parliament’s environment committee (ENVI) are striving to clinch an early deal on the post-2020 EU ETS reform bill that could see them agree

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23. 11. 2016

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have not changed much since last week despite very volatile movement. The ranged market may continue as coal and German power prices have stabilized after a short-term fall.

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22. 11. 2016

EU Market: EUAs pare losses on oil as CERs plummet

Carbon Pulse – European carbon prices fell by nearly 5% to a seven-week low on Monday afternoon before paring most of their losses on a stronger energy complex, while CERs

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18. 11. 2016

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Emissions prices have moved lower in the recent days. The already weakening prices have tumbled down further after Donald Trump was elected president of USA. Coal as well as German

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18. 11. 2016

“Logical” for EU to extend suspension of extra-European flights from ETS -EU official

Carbon Pulse – It would be “logical” for the EU to extend its suspension of extra-European aviation emissions from regulation under its carbon market for several years, at least until

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11. 11. 2016

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

Emissions prices have increased last week, but gave back all the gains in the last couple of days. Rising German power prices and increase in generation spreads were the main

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7. 11. 2016

First post-2020 EUA trade executed on EEX

Carbon Pulse – The first ever exchange-based trade in post-2020 EU Allowances was registered last week, German energy bourse EEX said Wednesday. The trade for 50,000 tonnes of EUA futures

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4. 11. 2016

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are above 6 EUR/unit and slowly advancing. Price movement indicates possible further strength, especially if we consider that German power prices are once again trading at fresh yearly

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2. 11. 2016

EU Market: EUAs end above €6 as energy complex continues upward march

Carbon Pulse – EU carbon prices rose and held above €6 on Tuesday, overcoming a major psychological obstacle amid further coal-led energy gains and despite a public holiday. READ MORE

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28. 10. 2016

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have stayed in the range between 5.50 and 6 EUR/unit. Current prices are not much different than last week but the daily moves have been fast and erratic.

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28. 10. 2016

France to abandon carbon floor price -media

Carbon Pulse – France is set to abandon its plan to introduce a carbon floor price on its energy sector, French media reported late on Thursday, citing several anonymous sources.

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20. 10. 2016

EU Market: EUAs hit fresh four-month high on new French nuke shutdowns

Carbon Pulse – EU carbon prices hit a fresh four-month high on Tuesday as the energy complex was rocked by reports that French nuclear operator EDF would shutdown five more

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20. 10. 2016

POLL: Analysts again trim EUA forecasts despite recent rally

Carbon Pulse – Analysts polled by Carbon Pulse have again cut their estimates for EU carbon prices by as much as 7% compared to previous forecasts, in spite of a

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19. 10. 2016

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices are again at around 6.00 EUR/unit. It appears that this level is a strong turning point in both directions considering the price movement since the beginning of the

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12. 10. 2016

EU Market: Oil, auction help EUAs hold ground following recent rally

Carbon Pulse – European carbon pared early losses to finish little changed on Monday as a bullish auction and higher oil supported prices. READ MORE

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12. 10. 2016

Carbon Weekly Newsletter

EUA prices have moved above 6 EUR/unit last week, but have dropped since. The prices have thus expanded their range to almost 60% from the low of the year seen

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12. 10. 2016

EU Market: EU carbon prices rocket past €6 as power, coal surges

Carbon Pulse – EUAs climbed above €6 for the first time in four months on Thursday, notching another steep daily rise as coal and power prices continued to surge. READ

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24. 9. 2016

EU’s move puts Paris Agreement on brink of entry, but don’t expect any action

Carbon Pulse – EU ministers on Friday agreed a fast-track ratification process that is all but certain to bring the Paris Agreement into force in November, but the UN’s procedural

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24. 9. 2016

EU Market: EUAs extend 3-mth high as power prices surge on

Carbon Pulse – EU carbon prices raced back above €5 to extend a three-month high on Monday as markets were roiled by Brexit and further rises in German power, and

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