KfW/ZEW CO2 Panel // 2010


Main Results of the Survey:

  • CO2 Abatement Gaining Ground
  • Emission Rights Trading: Only Used by Half the Companies
  • Significant Price Increases Not Expected Until the Third Trading Period
  • Carbon Management: Deficits in the Evaluation of Abatement Potentials
  • Companies Are Not yet Prepared for the Auction of Certificates from 2013 Onward
  • Heterogeneity of Companies also Reflected in Corporate Strategies for Abatement and Trading
Authors Andreas Löschel // Kerstin Kiehl // Peter Heindl // Vivien Lo // Henrike Koschel // Simon Koesler