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Reforming the ETS: what to make of revenues?

What will a reformed European Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) look like?

Date: November 12, 2020, 12:30 pm Topic: Green economy

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Bruegel · Reforming the ETS: what to make of revenues? | 12 November 2020

President von der Leyen has set a new destination for EU climate policy: a 55 per cent emissions reduction by 2030. The EU will now have to unleash a torrent of new climate and energy legislation to align its tools with the new target. The reform of the Emissions Trading System (ETS) will be a key element in the developing EU climate policy architecture.

At this event, our experts discussed what the future scheme could look like and how this tool could be repurposed to meet the ambitious climate goals of the European Union.

Presentation by Sébastien Postic: Carbon revenue use

Schedule

Nov 12, 2020

12:30-13:30

Conversation

Chair: Georg Zachmann, Senior Fellow

Jean Pisani-Ferry, Senior Fellow

Sébastien Postic, Project Manager – Industry, Energy and Climate, Institute for Climate Economics (I4CE)

Jakub Sawulski, Macroeconomics Team Leader, Polish Economic Institute

Beatriz Yordi Aguirre, Director, European & International Carbon Markets, European Commission, Directorate General for Climate Action (CLIMA)

Speakers

Jean Pisani-Ferry

Senior Fellow

Sébastien Postic

Project Manager – Industry, Energy and Climate, Institute for Climate Economics (I4CE)

Jakub Sawulski

Macroeconomics Team Leader, Polish Economic Institute

Beatriz Yordi Aguirre

Director, European & International Carbon Markets, European Commission, Directorate General for Climate Action (CLIMA)

Georg Zachmann

Senior Fellow

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Katja Knezevic

[email protected]

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