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2020 auction calendars for aviation allowances published


The European Energy Exchange (EEX) published today the 2020 calendars for the auctions of aviation allowances.

In 2020, EEX will conduct six aviation auctions in its capacity as the Common Auction Platform for 25 EU Member States and the EEA EFTA states Norway and Iceland. Starting on 15 January 2020, the auctions will take place on a bi-monthly basis.

Auction dates 2020 Volume
15 January 810,500 aviation allowances
11 March 810,500
6 May 810,500
1 July 810,500
9 September 810,500
4 November 810,000

Furthermore, EEX will conduct two separate auctions in its capacity as opt-out platform for Germany and auction platform auctioning for Poland:

Auction dates 2020 Volumes
Germany 7 October 752,500 aviation allowances
Poland 8 April 105,500

The auction volumes of aviation allowances are determined on the basis of Article 28a(3) of the ETS Directive. All aviation auctions are scheduled on the abovementioned dates in the afternoon.

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