• Alok Sharma appointed President of COP26

    13 February 2020

    Alok Sharma has been appointed the UK minister in charge of the UN COP26 summit in Glasgow, after being been promoted to UK business secretary by the Prime Minister.

  • UK government launches COP26 after sacking president

    04 February 2020

    The UK government's launch of the UN Climate Summit, to be hosted in Glasgow in November, was overshadowed by its dismissal of the president of the negotiations, who hit back with a letter warning the process is "miles off track".

  • EU carbon market update, 4 March 2019

    04 March 2019

    Last week witnessed a huge bounce for carbon, as EU allowances (EUAs) closed the week up nearly 18%.

  • African yieldco gets GIG-backed blended finance boost

    17 January 2019

    The planned launch of an African renewables yieldco has been boosted with R1 billion ($72.8 million) in cornerstone investment from Investec and a UK-based public-private-partnership.

  • EU carbon market update, 30 October 2018

    30 October 2018

    A bearish outlook is justified this week after last week's sharp decline in EU Allowance prices, and volatility is likely to remain high, says Louis Redshaw.

  • EU carbon market update, 24 September 2018

    24 September 2018

    Further volatility in the price of EU Allowances (EUAs) is to be expected for the rest of the year, says Louis Redshaw

  • EU carbon market update, 17 September 2018

    17 September 2018

    Louis Redshaw reflects on a week of extreme volatility for EU allowances

  • EU carbon update, 4 June 2018

    05 June 2018

    EU Allowance prices are likely to continue to struggle this week, amid high volatility, says Louis Redshaw. However, the underlying uptrend remains strong, despite negative fundamental factors.