Driving low carbon investment and innovation in the EU ETS

3rd April 2017 @ 11:00 am – 5:10 pm Europe/Rome Timezone
Sala del Capitolo, Badia Fiesolana
Via dei Roccettini 9
50014 San Domenico di Fiesole
Monique Cavallari
Organised in collaboration with DG Climate Action, European Commission


170403 Driving low carbon investment and innovation in the EU ETS

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Session I – Empirical evidence: lessons learned from EU ETS Implementation

Setting the context
Lessons learned from EU ETS implementation, Stefano Verde, FSR Climate, EUI

Views from:
Antoine Dechezleprêtre, LSE
Karsten Neuhoff, DIW
Kurt van Dender, OECD
William Garcia, CEFIC
Ignacio A. Sánchez-García, Spanish Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Food and Environment

Session II – Going forward: how to drive low carbon innovation in Europe

Setting the context
How to drive low-carbon innovation in Europe?, Tomas Wyns, VUB

Views from:
Koen Noyens, Eurelectric
Nicola Rega, CEPI
Sam Van Den Plas, WWF


This workshop was co-organised with DG Climate Action of the European Commission, within the framework of the LIFE SIDE project. Started on 1 September and co-funded under the LIFE Programme, the project is supporting policymakers with the implementation of the EU ETS.


Related workshops 

Carbon Market Workshop, 25 September 2017
EU ETS and its interaction with other climate and energy policies, 4 April 2017
Allocation of free allowances in EU ETS to address the risk of carbon leakage, 2 December 2016