The European Commission and China’s newly-created Ministry of Ecology and Environment held their first policy dialogue on emissions trading in Beijing today (26 April), following the recent launch of China’s nationwide carbon trading system.
The European Commission has cleared, under EU state aid rules, a Belgian scheme to grant energy-intensive businesses partial compensation for higher electricity prices resulting from indirect costs.
On 3 April 2018 at 12:00 Central European Summer Time (CEST), the European Commission will grant unlimited access to installation-level 2017 verified emissions data on the European Union Transaction Log (EUTL) website. Access to this data will be granted irrespective of the amount of data available. No aggregate data or interpretation will be made available.