Left Unchecked – The Carbon Price Goes to Infinity

The article below was written by Lawson Steele – Joint Head of Carbon & Utilities Research at Berenberg Bank. He has been in the carbon game since 2014 and it was published on his LinkedIn page on January 20, 2022. Overview I thought…

Deutsche Börse and GFEX Partner on Carbon Markets

Deutsche Börse and Guangzhou Futures Exchange (GFEX) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to facilitate carbon markets across China and Europe. They will now explore green finance product and service development opportunities together. What…

Exxon Commits to Net-zero Emissions by 2050

As reported earlier, Exxon pledged to reach net-zero carbon emissions from its global operations by 2050. In a statement, Exxon’s Chairman and CEO, Darren Woods, “We are developing comprehensive roadmaps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions…

Carbon Prices to reach $360 by 2030

According to a report by Getting to Zero Coalition, carbon prices might reach $360 per tonne by the 2030s. The Getting to Zero Coalition is a collaboration of the Global Maritime Forum, Friends of Ocean Action, and the World Economic Forum. Carbon…

Are Plastic Offsets the Next Carbon Offsets?

Plastic offsets may help solve the world’s plastic crisis. Each year, fourteen million tons of plastic make their way into the world’s oceans, causing 80% of all debris. What are plastic offsets? The plastic offset industry is like the carbon…

Climate Activists Target 30 Global Corps

Environmental group, Friends of the Earth, which won a landmark court case against Royal Dutch Shell last year, is targeting 30 other firms with operations based in the Netherlands. Last May, they won a landmark victory over Shell and forced…