Carbon trading – EU-ETS

This course explains the solution applied in the European Union for an emission trading system to trade (carbon dioxide) emission rights. In this course the characteristics of the EU system are set out. It is also covered what aspects are of relevance and how factors drive the price. Besides, it is described what measures have been taken to optimize the functioning of the system.

This course covers the following video lessons:

  1. European Union – Emissions Trading System (EU ETS)
  2. European Union Allowances (EUAs)
  3. Registry & trading
  4. EU ETS Development
  5. Phases
  6. Emission Allowance Allocation
  7. Windfall profits
  8. Compliance & sanctioning
  9. Exceptional positions
  10. Revised ETS directive
  11. Efforts sharing decision & regulation
  12. CSS directive
  13. Installations & operators
  14. Linking directive
  15. Banking & borrowing
  16. Opt-in & opt-out
  17. Aviation
  18. Phase 3
  19. Phase 4
  20. Allocating allowances & auctioning
  21. New entrants & free allocation
  22. Backloading & Market Stability Reserve
  23. Where to transact?
  24. Pricing

Our Labels

Entrima and Market Abuse Centre (MAC) are the two labels we operate to provide learning services for professionals in the commodity & energy markets.

Content & Context

Entrima’s mission is to transfer knowledge regarding the business, controls & operations of parties in (or relating to) the wholesale markets.

Conduct & Culture

MAC’s mission is to facilitate the prevention & detection of misconduct and to foster proper behaviour in organisations. This is achieved via training, periodic updates and increased awareness.