COP27 Side Event: WEF x ERCST Panel – Carbon Pricing and Trade: What Future?

This panel is co-convened by the European Roundtable on Climate Change and Sustainable Transition (ERCST) and the World Economic Forum. The panel is held in the Auditorium, in the We Mean Business Pavilion in the Blue Zone.  Local time: 13:30-14:30. You can follow the event online via this link.  The use of carbon pricing instruments […]

COP27 Side Event – Article 6: Understanding the current state of play and VCMs

This event will take place in Room Amon (150) at Tonino Lamborghini International Convention Center, Sharm El Sheikh. The event will be broadcasted through the UNFCCC Youtube Channel. Local time of the event: 15:00 - 16:30 EET. Following the success at COP26, Art 6 rulebook has further progressed towards implementation, but some of the Art […]

External Event – COP27: Policy measures to promote a clean energy future

ERCST's Executive Director, Andrei Marcu, will be speaking at this panel. Organised by the World Nuclear Association. This event is hybrid and can be followed online via this link. There has been a wave of national initiatives in countries around the world to promote clean energy investment. From policies that support existing nuclear power, to […]


This event will take place at COP27 in the Turkey Pavilion, Blue Zone. In order to address the risk of carbon leakage from the EU ETS, in July 2021 the European Commission has put forward a proposal for a Carbon Border Adjust Mechanism (CBAM). Over the last fifteen months this proposal has gone through the […]

External Event: Interaction of Voluntary Carbon Market and Carbon Pricing Policies 

This event is organised by the Turkish Government. It will take place at COP27 at the Turkey Pavilion, Blue Zone  ERCST's Executive Director Andrei Marcu is moderating this panel on carbon markets and carbon pricing policies. He will also be giving a presentation on the interactions of different carbon pricing instruments, such as CORSIA, ETS, […]

External Event: Frontiers in Carbon Pricing

This event is organised by the Harvard Project on Climate Agreements. It will take place at COP27 at the Pavilion of the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA).  Some sixty jurisdictions worldwide – including both national and subnational governments – have adopted carbon-pricing policies, largely cap-and-trade systems or carbon taxes. Very few of these policies, however, […]

CCUS Industrial Partnership: what next?

ERCST Rue Archimède 61, Bruxelles

This is a closed meeting by invitation only. If you are interested and would like to attend, contact Elena Bonfiglio at . Participants in the CCUS Forum in Oslo, hosted on 27-28 October, discussed several issues related to a strategic vision for CCUS, CO2 infrastructure, and CCUS industrial partnership. The Forum endorsed two documents […]

Post-COP27: In conversation with Jacob Werksman

ERCST Rue Archimède 61, Bruxelles Rue Archimède 61, Bruxelles

Register here This is a hybrid event, both in person and online. We look forward to seeing as many people as possible in person. At COP26 in Glasgow, Parties finalised and adopted the Article 6 Rulebook and so the Paris Rulebook, exactly 6 years after the adoption of the Paris Agreement. Now, they are faced […]

(Carbon) Contracts for Difference: Priorities and Red Lines for the EU Scheme


  Online meeting. This new work stream aims to bring together stakeholders, including policymakers and industry on a regular basis to discuss substantive issues around the topic of (C)CfDs, informed by original intellectual input from ERCST. (C)CfDs are discussed as one of the most promising alternatives to foster the deployment of low-carbon industrial technologies. However, […]

The transition plans: beyond sustainable finance?

ERCST Rue Archimède 61, Bruxelles

Register here This is a hybrid event, taking place both in person and online. We look forward to seeing as many people as possible in person. This meeting takes place under Chatham House Rules.  The idea of presenting a transition plan – i.e., ensuring that the business model and strategy of the undertaking are compatible […]