For those interested in climate change and emissions trading, ICAP’S ETS Briefs help you get up to speed on how emissions trading works, its benefits, as well as a snapshot of systems currently operating worldwide. Our briefs also explore specific ETS design topics, such as how revenue is spent or how systems can cooperate to reduce emissions even more.

More briefs are on the way so check back for the latest updates and trends in emissions trading.

  • ICAP Brief #1 What is Emissions Trading Download
  • ICAP Brief #2 Seven Arguments for Emissions Trading Download
  • ICAP Brief #3 Emissions Trading at a Glance Download
  • ICAP Brief #4 Linking ETS Download
  • ICAP Brief #5 Emissions Trading Revenue Download
  • ICAP Brief #6 How Emissions Permits are Distributed Download
  • ICAP Brief #7 Flexibility in Emissions Trading Download