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EU Carbon Rises to Three-Month High, Tracking German Power, Gas

European Union carbon permits advanced to a three-month high as rising German power and U.K. natural gas prices boosted demand for emission allowances.

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  • Published: Nov 1st, 2010
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US carbon trading not worth a plug nickel

| Sourced From Dailycaller |

A few weeks ago I wrote:
The only lower price than todays closing price on a ton of carbon
is ZERO.

Thats more true now than ever. See the chart below from yesterdays close of the Chicago Climate Exchange:

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  • Published: May 6th, 2010
  • Category: USA
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ICE buys way into carbon market with

New York-listed IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) has today announced that it has agreed to acquire London-based Climate Exchange plc in a

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Offer by S Africa to cut emissions in exchange for climate change aid

SOUTH AFRICA yesterday offered to reduce its greenhouse emissions by 42 per cent by 2025 if developed countries committed financially and technologically to aiding poorer nations cope with climate change.

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  • Published: Jul 6th, 2009
  • Category: USA
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Climate Exchange PLC – Monthly trading update

| Sourced From Istockanalyst.com |

CLIMATE EXCHANGE PLC

Monthly Trading Update for the European Climate Exchange,
the Chicago Climate Exchange and the Chicago Climate Futures Exchange

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MSU researchers link carbon markets and tree-planting to fight poverty, protect the earth

| Sourced From Media-newswire.com |

(Media-Newswire.com) – EAST LANSING, Mich. Michigan State University scientists are combining sustainable forest production with emerging carbon markets in a unique effort to help some of the world’s poorest people grow trees that will boost their standards of living and slow climate change.

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  • Published: Jun 29th, 2009
  • Category: USA
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Climate Exchange shares rally following ICE investment

| Sourced From Carbon-financeonline.com |

Shares in leading carbon exchange operator Climate Exchange jumped more than 16% yesterday following news that IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) had bought a 4.8% stake in the company

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  • Published: Jun 29th, 2009
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MF Global joins Chicago Climate Exchange

| Sourced From Finextra.com |

Chicago Climate Exchange announced today that MF Global Market Services LLC, a subsidiary for MF Global (NYSE: MF), has joined the Exchange as an Offset Aggregator.

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  • Published: Jun 28th, 2009
  • Category: USA
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IntercontinentalExchange Buys 4.8% Stake In Climate Exchange

| Sourced From Nasdaq.com |

CHICAGO -(Dow Jones)- IntercontinentalExchange Inc. (ICE) on Tuesday reported that it had taken a 4.8% stake in Climate Exchange plc (CLE.LN), the operator of emissions trading platforms in the U.S. and Europe.

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  • Published: Jun 28th, 2009
  • Category: USA
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Obama’s vision on carbon emissions faces key vote

| Sourced From Tradingmarkets.com |

Jun 25, 2009 (Evening Standard – McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) — CXCHF | Quote | Chart | News | PowerRating — President Barack Obama’s plan to clean up American industry gets its first major test later today as the House of Representatives votes to restrict greenhouse gas pollution and introduce European-style carbon trading.

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  • Published: Jun 21st, 2009
  • Category: USA
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Bullish on Climate Exchange

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Sandor got Obama nod on seed money for cap-and-trade model

A Brooklyn-born economist who gave up teaching at the University of California at Berkeley in 1973 to trade the first Treasury-bond futures is getting his way with the biggest change in U.S. environmental policy in 20 years. And he has an unwitting ally from Chicago.

Legislation to let polluters buy and sell carbon-dioxide emissions like pork bellies is the outgrowth of that economist, Richard L. Sandor. He founded the Chicago-based network known as Chicago Climate Exchange, which started six years ago with $1.1 million of seed money from the citys Joyce Foundation.

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Climate Exchange Plc – Monthly trading update

| Sourced From Marketwire.com |

ISLE OF MAN, UK–(Marketwire – June 3, 2009) –

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  • Published: Jun 3rd, 2009
  • Category: USA
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County eyes carbon credits

| Sourced From MankatoFreePress.com |

Blue Earth County might be able to make money by burning methane from its landfill to generate electricity but only if the state says it doesnt have to.

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CDM projects suffer despite CER rises

| Sourced From CarbonPositive.net |

Prices for secondary market Certified Emissions Reductions (CERs) continued to gain ground in May but prices are not high enough for a healthy primary market in new CDM projects.

The benchmark CER price, in futures contracts for Dec 09 delivery, closed at

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  • Published: May 8th, 2009
  • Category: USA
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Is Carbon Trading or Cap and Trade Dying On The Vine? (ICE, CME, NDAQ, BRK-A)

| Sourced From 247wallst.com |

One of the Obama proposals to fight global warming and climate change may be up against the ropes.

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Climate Exchange celebrates political wind change

| Sourced From Investors Chronicle |

The theory that the global economic slowdown would lay waste to the carbon abatement industry doesn’t seem to be playing out. Climate Exchange, which operates the European Climate Exchange and the Chicago Climate Exchange, has turned profitable and is seeing record monthly demand for its futures and options products as industrial emitters and investment houses look to hedge themselves against volatility in the carbon price.

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UPDATE 2-Climate Exchange ’08 volume surges, loss narrows

* Trading volumes across EU and U.S. more than double

* 2.5 mln pound pretax loss, 65 pct increase in revenues

* Analysts question whether market dominance will continue

LONDON, March 12 (Reuters) – British emissions exchange operator Climate Exchange Plc (CLIE.L) said on Thursday that trading volumes on its two main exchanges more than doubled in 2008 and its loss before tax narrowed to 2.5 million pounds.

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Exchange and trader seek gains on carbon volatility

| Sourced From FT.Com |

Turmoil in the carbon markets threw up two contrasting sets of company results on Thursday, one from trading exchange business Climate Exchange, the other from EcoSecurities, a carbon trader.

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Chicago Climate Futures Exchange

| Sourced From Mondo Visione |

Chicago Climate Futures Exchanges Carbon Financial Instrument

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Reuters Summit-China climate exchange sees cash in govt promises

(For other news from the Reuters Summit, click on http://www.reuters.com/summit/ChinaSummit08?pid=500)
By Emma Graham-Harrison

Reuters – China’s first emissions exchange hopes to capitalise on the country’s pledges to shift towards cleaner growth, even in the absence of any government caps on production of pollutants, its chief executive told Reuters.
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