CO2 pricing, emissions trading, EU ETS, Emmanuel Macron

A coalition for the minimum price

The German climate targets for 2020 could be achievable with a minimum price in the EU ETS. Europe can learn from California and others in this respect, a new MCC policy paper recommends.
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Statement on the end of COP23

The UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn, Germany, is going to end today. MCC Director Edenhofer warns of the "coal trap" and calls for effective carbon pricing in Germany and worldwide.
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Jan Minx appointed professor in Leeds

MCC Group leader assumes chair of “Climate Change and Public Policy” at the Priestley International Centre for Climate in addition to his position at the MCC.
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Ending tax breaks after the diesel scandal

A new MCC study shows: Diesel drivers are more price sensitive than thought. Without tax breaks, carbon and nitrogen oxide emissions would decrease by ten percent.
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