Climate and Energy

UNFCCC COP22 Official Side Event:

Carbon Markets and Carbon Pricing in Asia
- State of play and future prospects -

This side event brought together key stakeholders to discuss prospects for carbon markets in Asia, in the context of the international policy framework of the Paris Agreement. Topics included: 1. Current status on carbon pricing in Asia, 2. Next steps and challenges, and 3. How domestic carbon pricing efforts interact with Article 6 of the Paris Agreement.

Date / Time 15 November 2016, 15:00-16:30
Venue Pacific, COP22 site
Organisers Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES),
International Carbon Action Partnership (ICAP),
Tsinghua University, Global Climate Change Institute (GCCI),
Climate Change Center (CCC)
Agenda and Presentaion Materials
15:00 Welcome Remarks
  • Duck-Soo Han, Chairman of Climate Change Center (Former Prime Minister of Republic of Korea)
  • Hironori Hamanka, Chair of the Board of Directors, Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)
  • Liu Bin, Deputy Director of Institute of Energy Environment and Economy of Tsinghua University
15:20 Current status of the China national ETS development
  • Zhou Jian, Associate Professor, Institute of Energy, Environment and Economy, Tsinghua University
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15:30 Current status of the Republic of Korea national ETS development
  • Joo-jin, Kim, Member of the Policy Committee of Climate Change Center (Solutions for Our Climate / Managing Director )
PDF (1.1MB)
15:40 Current status of Carbon Markets and Carbon Pricing in Japan
  • Yuji Mizuno, Principle Researcher/Area Leader, Climate and Energy Area, IGES
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15:50 Panel Discussion
  • Moderator:
  • Prof. Hironori Hamanka, Chair of the Board of Directors, IGES
  • Panelists:
  • China: Duan Maosheng, Director, National Carbon Market Research Center, Tsinghua University
  • Republic of Korea: Joo-jin, Kim, Member of the Policy Committee of Climate Change Center
  • Japan: Yuji Mizuno, Principle Researcher/Area Leader, Climate and Energy Area, IGES
16:25 Question and Answer
Photos
  • Soo_COP22
  • hamanaka_COP22
  • bin_COP22
  • Mizuno_COP22
  • Jian_COP22
  • Kim_COP22

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