worldwide trends

What to Make of Recent Emission Trends?

May 5, 2015 by David Hone

Emissions Trends

Recent news from the International Energy Agency has shown that the rise in global CO2 emissions from the energy system stalled in 2014. This was unusual on two counts – first that it happened at all and second that it happened in a year not linked with recession or low economic growth.[read more]

The Continuing Spread of Carbon Pricing

January 17, 2014 by Adam Whitmore

Carbon Pricing Spread

For my first post this year it seems timely to review progress on implementing carbon pricing around the world. As I’ve previously noted, the spread of carbon pricing during the past decade has been remarkable. It has become a worldwide phenomenon.[read more]