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William Acworth

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William Acworth works at adelphi as a Senior Project Manager in the fields of climate and energy. His focus is international carbon markets and he is an expert on emissions trading. William is primarily engaged with the International Carbon Action Partnership (ICAP), a network of more than thirty governments and public authorities that share knowledge and experiences on emissions trading.

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A conceptual framework for understanding interactions between carbon prices and electricity prices
2 Apr 2018
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An emissions trading system (ETS) is a market-based mechanism that is applied to achieve emissions targets at least cost. By fixing a quantity of emissions (the cap), requiring that companies surrender one allowance for each unit of emissions generated and making the allowance tradable, a...

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A conceptual framework for understanding interactions between carbon prices and electricity prices
2 Apr 2018
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Emissions trading systems (ETSs) as a cost-effective instrument for emissions control in the power sector are now being implemented or considered across a diverse set of jurisdictions. However, regulation in the power sector may impede or alter the functioning of an ETS. In this paper,...

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