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Daily (25.04.2018): European carbon prices rose by 2.7% on Tuesday after a stronger auction

Oil prices fell on Tuesday from 3 ½ - year peaks reached the previous session, as increasing U.S. fuel inventories and production pressured an otherwise bullish market. Brent futures lost $0.85, or 1.1%, to close at $73.86. WTI crude dropped by 1.4% to end at $67.70 a barrel.

read more... 25/04/2018


Northern Ireland is invited to reduce its carbon intensity

Today, the Northern Ireland Renewables Industry Group (NIRIG) will make public a strategy to decarbonise the country's energy sector by 2050, while pushing economic development and keeping costs at low level for consumers.

read more... 24/04/2018


Daily (17.04.2018): European carbon prices hit new 7-year highs on Monday as observers forecasted further gains

Oil prices fell on Monday following a higher U.S. drilling activity and due to worries related to increasing tensions in the Middle East after air strikes on Syria over the weekend. Brent futures lost $1.16, or 1.6%, to end at $71.42 a barrel. WTI crude slumped by 1.7% to $66.22 a barrel.

read more... 17/04/2018


Daily (13.04.2018): European carbon prices soared by 1.3% to hit their two-week peaks on Thursday

Oil prices were mixed on Thursday. Brent futures fell from peaks last reached in late 2014 due to a stronger dollar, while WTI crude rose on worries over a military clash in Syria. Brent crude ended 4 cents, or 0.1%, down at $72.02 per barrel. WTI futures edged 0.4% higher at $67.07 per barrel.

read more... 13/04/2018


China reaches 2020 carbon target before the schedule

China has achieved its carbon emissions goal for 2020 three years before the schedule.

read more... 30/03/2018