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CO2 may plumb fresh lows this month on virus impact

The coronavirus pandemic is likely to maintain pressure on carbon prices in April, potentially sending them to fresh two-year lows as the world locks down communities to reverse the pace of infections.

read more... 02/04/2020


Daily (26.03.2019): Carbon prices recovered by 4% on Wednesday, as U.S intends to launch a massive financial stimulus to support economy

Crude oil prices added slight ground on Wednesday, as the United States may vote on a $2 trillion stimulus package to support the economy due to the coronavirus pandemic. Brent crude traded 0.9% higher at $27.39 a barrel. In the same context, WTI futures rose by 2% to $24.49 a barrel.

read more... 26/03/2020


Biogas from Organic Waste could Cover 20% of World Gas Fuel Demand

Energy produced from organic waste could cover a fifth of global gas fuel demand in the form of low-carbon biogas and biomethane, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA).

read more... 24/03/2020


Daily (23.03.2020): Carbon prices dropped by over 26% on a weekly basis on Friday, due to increased coronavirus concerns

Crude oil futures extended losses on Friday, being on track for their biggest weekly decline in 12 years, on worries about the coronavirus pandemics that slowed down global economies and curbed oil demand. The failure of coordinated output cuts by producers from the OPEC and others including Russia, also put pressure on prices. Hence, Brent crude plunged by 5.2%, to settle at $26.98 a barrel. At the same time, WTI futures tumbled by 10.3% to $22.63 a barrel.

read more... 23/03/2020


Daily (19.03.2019):Crude oil prices at 18-year lows and carbon prices down at 15 euros per tonne on continued coronavirus concerns

Crude oil prices hit 18-year lows on Wednesday, as governments force local lockdowns in response to the coronavirus outbreak, affecting global oil and fuel demand. Brent crudeplunged by 13.4% to $24.88 a barrel. WTI futures traded 24.4% down at $20.37 a barrel.

read more... 19/03/2020