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MarketResearch.com

May 24, 2010 09:09 ET

Global Carbon Trading Market Grew 89% in 2009

ROCKVILLE, MD--(Marketwire - May 24, 2010) -  MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of GBI Research's new report "The Global Carbon Trading Market: Concepts, Regulations and Industry Trends to 2020," to their collection of Emissions Trading market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/redirect.asp?progid=67618&productid=2662533.

GBI Research's report, "The Global Carbon Trading Market - Concepts, Regulations and Industry Trends to 2020" provides an in-depth analysis on the global carbon trading market. The report provides the latest information on the value, volume and price of the emissions traded in primary project-based mechanisms such as Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), Joint Implementation (JI) and secondary CDM, and allowance markets such as the EU Emission Trading System (ETS), New South Wales Exchange, Chicago Climate Exchange, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) and Assigned Amount Units (AAUs). The report provides a scenario-based forecast of the carbon market up to 2020. The report provides an overview on various carbon registries, carbon exchanges and the major companies participating in the carbon trade. The research work provides indispensable assessment of risk and opportunities for the corporate in the carbon constraint environment. Regulatory efforts to mitigate climate change have spawned an emerging carbon market that grew at compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 89% to reach $138.3 billion in 2009. The EU's initiatives to build a broad, globally linked carbon market, the prospective US Federal cap-and-trade program and the strong emergence of other regional market trading mechanisms will drive the carbon market significantly beyond 2012.

Topics covered in the report include...

  • Key market data on the volume and market value of carbon allowances, covering both project-based transactions and allowance-based transactions from 2004-2009.
  • Analysis on all global carbon market exchanges -- the EU Emission Trading System (ETS), New South Wales Exchange, Chicago Climate Exchange, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), Australian Climate Exchange, World Green Exchange etc.
  • Historic pricing trends for carbon in various exchanges and project-based transactions from 2005-2009. 
  • Forecasts of the global carbon trading market up to 2020 based on likely scenarios that might emerge in the future.
  • Impact assessment of key carbon regulations and policies and their impact on the growth of the global carbon trading market.
  • Analyzes market-based instruments such as certifications and standards used in carbon trading in 2009.
  • Overview on investment firms, infrastructure and energy service providers, advisory companies, financial firms, brokerage firms, carbon solution providers and other auditing firms participating in carbon trade.
  • Key emission trading companies covered include 3 Degrees Incorporated, APX Incorporated, Baker & McKenzie, Blue Source, CantorCO2e, Climate Focus and Credit Suisse.
  • Assessment of risk and opportunities for the corporate in the carbon constraint environment.

For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/redirect.asp?progid=67618&productid=2662533.

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