Spotlight on EU ETS phase IV structure and flows


On 15 July 2015, the European Commission published a legislative proposal to reform the EU ETS Post-2020. In this webinar, we will explain the key elements for the proposal with a focus on phase IV EUA free allocation, strategic reserves and funds.

In that context, our team will provide and in depth analysis of the flow of phase III and phase VI allowances towards, phase IV EUA reserves and funds, as well as the potential timeline for the auctioned EUAs to reach the market.

Topics covered include:

  • Key pillars of the Post-2020 review proposal
  • Phase IV cap distribution
  • Phase IV auction and free allocation volumes distribution
  • Decreasing free allocation benchmarks and new carbon leakage thresholds
  • Phase IV strategic EUA reserves/funds flows and time to market (NER, innovation fund, modernisation fund, and MSR)
  • Next steps in legislative process in EU Council and parliament


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