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Frank Watson is a financial journalist and editor with 15 years experience of commodities coverage, specializing in energy markets. Full Bio
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May 2021
  • Energy
  • Electric Power
  • Emissions
  • Energy Transition
  • LNG
  • Natural Gas
  • Oil

Fuel for Thought: Carbon offsetting goes mainstream as producers set sights on net-zero

In the race to hit booming net-zero emissions pledges, carbon credits are seeing a surge in interest from oil and gas producers keen to offset the climate footprint of their fossil fuels

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Jan 2019
  • Electricity
  • Electric Power

EU carbon price volatility in January a sign of things to come

EU carbon market analysts in December 2018 predicted that sharp price volatility seen in the second half of the year would continue into 2019. As of early January, they've been proved right. After surging close to 10-year highs of over Eur25.00/mt ($28

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Nov 2018
  • Emissions
  • Electric Power
  • Renewables

Insight: EU carbon market stages comeback in 2018

The carbon market in Europe made a big comeback in 2018 after years of stagnation, with prices of European Union allowances more than quadrupling to above €20/mt ($23/mt) after lawmakers overhauled the system’s rules for the period after 2020

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