November 15, 2018
CCF, together with the EU-China ETS Platform, co-organised an event titled “Towards decarbonisation: The future of emissions trading in China and the EU”.
The event featured opening remarks by Mr Jiang Zhaoli, Deputy Director General, Department of Climate Change, Ministry of Ecology and Environment, followed by a keynote address from Ms Vicky Pollard, Environment and Climate Counsellor, EU Delegation to China. Ms Pollard then joined a distinguished expert panel to share insights on the future of emissions trading in China and the EU, including Ms Zhang Jingjie, Director, Department of Industry Planning, Environment and Resources, China Electricity Council; Ms Liu Shuang, Program Director, Low Carbon Economic Growth, Energy Foundation China; Ms Li Jin, Assistant President, Shanghai Environment and Energy Exchange; and Ms Zhao Xiaolu, Program Manager of Climate Change and Carbon Pricing Program, Beijing Representative Office of Environmental Defense Fund. The panel was moderated by Mr Huw Slater of China Carbon Forum.
A record of the discussion will be available soon for downloaded here.
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 record of the discussion can be downloaded here.