Commission consults experts and stakeholders on "early auctions"
- Start date : 03/12/2010 00:00:00
The revised EU ETS Directive significantly increases the share of allowances to be auctioned rather than to be allocated free of charge. For a smooth transition, a certain volume of third trading period allowances may be auctioned prior to the start of the third trading period in 2013. The Commission invites experts and stakeholders to submit their views on what volume they think would be appropriate.