Generators call for simple auctions

October 2007
Utility Week;10/26/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports on the call from British power generators for the government to opt for a simple, transparent, non-discriminatory and open auction system for the second phase of the European Union's Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). A proportion of power sector emissions allowances is due to be auctioned in 2009 when the second phase of the ETS kicks in. However, the government has not set out detailed arrangements.


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