Carbon market analytics

Market analysis, price forecasts, data and news to help you make better trading decisions

What do we do?

ICIS is the only dedicated and global carbon market intelligence provider that can leverage behavioural modelling to formulate actionable and accurate insights from over 2 million data points and over 6 million emission allowance transactions in the EU ETS alone.

Our analysis covers all major carbon markets worldwide: EU ETS, Western Climate Initiative (California, Quebec, Ontario), RGGI and China’s pilots and National ETS.

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ICIS carbon market analytics solutions

The carbon market analytics solutions can be customised and tailored depending on your needs and regions. We cover the EU ETS, Western Climate Initiative (California, Quebec, Ontario), RGGI and China’s pilots and National ETS. Please contact our team to find out more about the options you have or to set up a trial for one of our products. 

ICIS carbon insight

Instant market overview and easily digestible
insights

  • Intra-day analyst updates
  • Monthly market briefing report containing mid-term forecast
  • Access to in-depth research reports and webinars
  • Access to ICIS annual carbon seminars
  • Analyst access via email, phone and messenger
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ICIS carbon portal

Premium suite of carbon intelligence tools

  • Short-term price indicator and mid- and long-term price forecasts (including scenario tool)
  • Breakdown of the market balance and market data
  • Installation and compliance company behavioural database
  • Fundamental data up to 2030
  • Complete insight package advantages included
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Why choose the ICIS carbon market analytics solution

  • RELEVANT

    RELEVANT
    Anticipate trends before they happen

  • TRUSTED

    TRUSTED
    Make decisions with confidence

  • carbon market data you can trust

    INNOVATIVE
    Make inspired choices

  • FAST

    FAST
    Be ahead of the curve

  • DEDICATED

    DEDICATED
    Stay connected

With our solutions, which you can customise in 81 different scenarios, you are better equipped to recognise patterns, predict trends and take action quickly and confidently.

Our forecasts are fuelled by a variety of data, including power generation figures and hedging quotas, which makes us the most reliable source for carbon price forecasting globally.

ICIS carbon market intelligence - prices, news and insight

Our solutions allow instant interpretation and action. Our solutions allow instant interpretation and action. Where some providers cut down on the quality of insights and technology investments to cut costs, ICIS makes speed and accuracy a priority.

The ICIS TIM (Timing Impact Model) is a unique modelling technique which captures utility hedging rates and banking behaviour of industrials. It forecasts the true market balance enabling you to better understand the risk exposure of your trades and trade ahead of the curve.

Carbon analysts

Analysts can leverage the instant insights provided by our 22 dedicated Global Carbon experts who capture bottom-up market information in 81 customisable scenarios, from over 16,000 installations in the EU ETS alone.

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Carbon traders

Our trader customers say they can make decisions within seconds based just on the timely headlines and market impact ICIS provides.

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Free carbon resources

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ICIS Carbon Markets Almanac 2017

The ICIS Carbon Markets Almanac provides a top-level view of global efforts to combat climate change with cap-and-trade systems. For each of the different schemes worldwide it highlights key design characteristics and includes spotlight articles discussing specific system features.

Download the 2017 Carbon Markets Almanac

Historic carbon resources

EU ETS White Paper: Brexit risks for the European carbon market

Infographic: What’s the impact of the German election on the “Energiewende?"

ICIS Webinar: Where does Ontario’s carbon market stand now and where is it heading

Exclusive ICIS white paper: The impact of the post-2020 EU ETS reform

ICIS special report: Post-2020 EU ETS Reform

Whitepaper: California Chamber of Commerce Lawsuit 2016

ICIS special report: The Essentials of China Carbon Price Assessment

Report: An introduction to China's carbon market

Upcoming carbon events and webinars

The EU ETS Post-2020 reform and its impacts untangled

Join ICIS senior carbon analysts Marcus Ferdinand and Stefan Feuchtinger on Monday 11th December at 2pm GMT for a webinar discussing the recent EU ETS Post-2020 reform. In the webinar they will discuss how the agreed reform will change the fundamental structure of the carbon market and explain why carbon prices will gain importance for the wider energy complex.

Key highlights include:-

  • The details of the Post-2020 reform
  • The market impact of the latest reform and policy developments
  • Emerging trends in the EU carbon market

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Welcome to the WCI: Why Ontario's inclusion may change the California-Quebec outlook

Join Jackie Cooley and Dan McGraw on December 14th at 10:00 PT as they discuss how Ontario’s entrance can have tangible impacts on California-Quebec counterparties and how the existing program will impact Ontario entities joining for the first time.

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Latest carbon news

 

Meet the team

Philipp Ruf

Philipp Ruf

Director – EU Power & Carbon Analytics

Philipp is the head of the EU Power & Carbon Analytics team at ICIS. He can be reached at philipp.ruf@icis.com.

Marcus Ferdinand

Marcus Ferdinand

Lead Analyst – EU Power & Carbon Markets

As a lead analyst for EU Power & Carbon Markets, Marcus provides qualitative and quantitative analysis in the rapidly changing energy markets in the EU. He can be reached at marcus.ferdinand@icis.com.

Stefan Feuchtinger

Stefan Feuchtinger

Senior Analyst – EU Power & Carbon Markets

Stefan is a senior analyst of the EU Power & Carbon Team at ICIS and focusses his analysis on the political developments in the EU. He can be reached at stefan.feuchtinger@icis.com.

Vincent Ehrmann

Vincent Ehrmann

Senior Analyst – EU Power & Carbon Markets

Vincent is a senior analyst of the EU Power & Carbon Team at ICIS with a focus on quantitative analysis, including emissions forecasting and the European power sector. He can be reached at vincent.ehrmann@icis.com.

Jackie Cooley

Jackie Cooley

Senior Analyst – North American Carbon Markets

Jackie is the main analyst for the North American carbon markets at ICIS, including the WCI and RGGI. She can be reached at Jackie.Cooley@icis.com.

Dan McGraw

Dan McGraw

Senior Strategist – North American Carbon Markets

Dan reports for ICIS on the carbon markets in North America, including the new and upcoming markets in Canada and the US. He can be reached at Dan.McGraw@icis.com.

Sisi Tang

Sisi Tang

Lead Analyst – China Carbon Markets

Sisi leads the China Carbon Team for ICIS, which covers the pilot markets in China as well as the upcoming National ETS. She can be reached at tangsisi@icis-china.com.

Terry Wang

Terry Wang

Senior Analyst – China Carbon Markets

Terry is a senior analyst in the China Carbon Team at ICIS with a focus on the developments in the power sector in China. He can be reached at Terry.Wang@icis.com.