Essays about: "emissions trading"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 71 essays containing the words emissions trading.

  1. 1. Dirty Stock Returns in the Era of Sustainability: A Study of the World's Largest Carbon Market

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Forbes Goldman; Hugo Schmidt; [2020]
    Keywords : European Union Emissions Trading System; Carbon Emission Allowances; Carbon Risk; Environmental Regulation;

    Abstract : Using a dataset on the stock returns of 65 German firms, this thesis empirically analyses the effect of the European Union Emissions Trading System on the biggest economy and carbon market in Europe. We conclude that the different allocation methods have resulted in large discrepancies in stock performance for the firms reporting under the ETS. READ MORE

  2. 2. Emissions Trading for Waste Incineration Plants with Energy Recovery in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Energisystem

    Author : Ellen Philipsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Energy recovery; emissions trading; waste management; sustainability; EU ETS;

    Abstract : Emission trading is a tool for achieving the European commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The aim is to create an effective European emissions trading market with the least possible negative impact on economic development and employment within the Union. READ MORE

  3. 3. Emission Allowances in the European Union Emissions Trading System

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Franziska Manke; [2020]
    Keywords : Emission Allowances; EU ETS; Volatility; GARCH; Cointegration;

    Abstract : The first part of the thesis analyses the short term behavior of daily emission allowance (EUA) log returns with a focus on volatility dynamics in the recent market environment. In this part, I present a historical overview of the European Union Emission Trading System (EU ETS), analyze the stylized facts of the time series, employ appropriate time series models, and assess model in-sample and out-of-sample performance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Renewable energy outlook for the Drina River Basin countries

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Emir Fejzic; [2020]
    Keywords : OSeMOSYS; Drina River Basin; Hydropower; OSeMOSYS; Drina River Basin; Vattenkraft;

    Abstract : The Drina River Basin (DRB) plays a vital role for the power sectors of the riparian countries of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and Serbia. The Drina river and its tributaries have a considerable hydropower potential, which, due to its geographical position and the political landscape between the riparian countries, have not yet been utilized to its full potential. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Impact of a Carbon Dioxide Price on Green Innovation : An Econometric Study Based on Patent Counts

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Linus Johansson; Linus Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : the EU ETS; Green innovation; Patent Count; Induced innovation; Negative Binomial model;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to examine the effects of a market-based greenhouse gases price on green innovation by testing the Hicksian theory of induced innovation. To test whether causality exists, panel data compiled of 30 countries over 13 years (2005-2017) have been used. READ MORE