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2018 China Carbon Pricing Survey










April 24, 2018

China Carbon Forum together with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), co-organised an event titled “Advancing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Estimations and Reporting in China and the World”.

The event featured welcome remarks by Ms Jan Adams, Australian Ambassador to China and Mr Xu Huaqing, Director of the National Center for Climate Change Strategy and International Cooperation, followed by a keynote address from Dr Helen Cleugh, Research Director of the Climate Science Centre at CSIRO. Mr Xu and Dr Cleugh then joined a distinguished expert panel to share insights on the challenges and opportunities in applying ‘top down’ approaches to improve GHG estimation and reporting in China and internationally, including Dr Yao Bo, Chief Scientist for Greenhouse Gas Measurement at the Chinese Meteorological Association and Mr Knut Alfsen, Special Advisor to CCICED and a Senior Researcher at CICERO. The panel was moderated by Mr Dimitri de Boer, Vice Chairman of China Carbon Forum.

A full record of the discussion can be downloaded here.


low carbon leadership network

December 7, 2017

The Role of Emissions Trading in China’s Low-Carbon Transition

The 27th China Low Carbon Leadership Network (LCLN) event was focussed on the role of emissions trading in China’s low-carbon transition, and was jointly organized with GIZ and the International Carbon Action Partnership (ICAP). The event featured a keynote address from Mr William Acworth, ICAP, followed by a distinguished expert panel which discussed the role of ETS in China’s low-carbon transition, including Dr Felix Matthes, Öko-Institut, Dr Teng Fei, Tsinghua University, Mr Stefano De Clara, International Emissions Trading Association and Dr Frank Jotzo, Australian National University, moderated by Ms Li Lina, ICAP.

A record of the discussion can be downloaded here.