EUROPEAN CLIMATE SUMMIT - ECS 2021: DAY 2
Hosted by IETA
9:00 9:15 Welcome & Introductory Remarks
Welcome & Framing Remarks: Julia Michalak, Senior Advisor, EU Climate Policy – IETA
9:15 10:15 Analysts Roundtable: How Resilient is the EU ETS?
Leading carbon analysts will discuss how the EU ETS resilience was recent tested with Brexit, COVID-19 pandemic, and recently gas crisis and what does it mean for the future of the EU’s carbon market.
Moderator: Ben Garside, Director & Co-Founder – Carbon Pulse
10:30 11:00 In Conversation with Beatriz Yordi, European Commission
Beatriz Yordi, Director of European & International Carbon Markets at the European Commission, discusses the Commission’s proposal for EU ETS reform in the context of the upcoming co-decision process.
Facilitator: Christian Egenhofer, Associate Senior Research Fellow – CEPS & Senior Research Associate, School of Transnational Governance – European University Institute
11:15 12:15 Next Steps for Carbon Removals in the EU
As the EU aims to become climate neutral by 2050, design of policies for negative emissions became a hot issue. Join the discussion about recognition of carbon removals in the EU regulatory framework 2030 and beyond.
Moderator: Kate Abnett, European Climate and Energy Correspondent – Reuters
12:30 12:45 In Conversation with Peter Reitz, European Energy Exchange (EEX)
Join this conversation discussing the German nEHS in the context of Commission’s proposal to establish a new ETS for road transport and heating.
Moderator: Dirk Forrister, President & CEO – IETA
12:45 13:25 What Does Article 6 Mean for Europe?
Moderator: Eve Tamme, Founder & Managing Director – Climate Principles
13:25 13:30 Closing
Facilitator: Adam Berman, European Policy Director – IETA
Closing Remarks: Enric Arderiu, Global Head of Environmental Products – Mercuria Energy Trading & Vice-Chair – IETA Council