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Free Allowance Allocation in the EU ETS

2017 Policy Brief | Climate

Author(s): LABANDEIRA Xavier, MARCANTONINI Claudio, TEIXIDO-FIGUERAS Jordi, VERDE Stefano

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In the EU ETS, free allowance allocation is used to safeguard the competitiveness of the regulated industries and to avoid carbon leakage. In Phase I […]

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The Signaling Effect of Gasoline Taxes and its distributional Implications

2017 Working paper | Climate

Author(s): TIEZZI Silvia, VERDE Stefano

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Elasticities of Car Fuels at Times of Economic Crisis: An Empirical Analysis for Spain

2017 Working paper | Climate

Author(s): BAKHATA Mohcine, LABANDEIRA Xavier, LABEAGA José M., LÓPEZ-OTERO Xiral

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Renewable Energy Intermittency and its Impact on Thermal Generation

2016 Working paper | Climate

Author(s): GRAF Christoph, MARCANTONINI Claudio

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Electricity production from renewable sources generally displaces thermal generation, which leads to lower CO2 emissions in the power sector. However, the intermittent nature of many […]

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Installation Entries and Exits in the EU ETS Industrial Sector

2016 Working paper | Climate

Author(s): GRAF Christoph, JONG Thijs, MARCANTONINI Claudio, VERDE Stefano

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Focusing on the industrial sector of the EU ETS, this study identifies and analyses the entries and the exits of installations into and from the […]

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A Meta-Analysis on the Price Elasticity of Energy Demand

2016 Working paper | Climate

Author(s): LABANDEIRA Xavier, LABEAGA José M., LÓPEZ-OTERO Xiral

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Price elasticities of energy demand have become increasingly relevant in estimating the socio-economic and environmental effects of energy policies or of other events with influence […]

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The Potential of Distributed Energy Resources to Tackle Climate Change

2016 Policy Brief | Climate

Author(s): LABANDEIRA Xavier, MARCANTONINI Claudio

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Distributed Energy Resources (DER) are decentralised small-scale power generation sources located near end-user consumers that supply part or all of their electricity demand. DER are […]

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An Analysis of Allowance Banking in the EU ETS

2015 Working paper | Climate

Author(s): ELLERMAN Denny, ZAKLAN Aleksandar, VALERO Vanessa

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The existence of some 2 billion unused EU Allowances (EUAs) at the end of Phase II of the EU’s Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) has […]

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Pro-Environmental Households and Energy Efficiency in Spain

2015 Working paper | Climate

Author(s): RAMOS Ana, LABANDEIRA Xavier, LÖSCHEL Andreas

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The residential building sector is a major driver of current and future energy consumption and associated emissions, which can be potentially mitigated through significant energy-efficiency […]

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The Role of Information for Energy Efficiency in the Residential Sector

2015 Working paper | Climate

Author(s): RAMOS Ana, GAGOS Alberto, LABANDEIRA Xavier, LINARES Pedro

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In spite of the large potential and existing efforts to foster energy efficiency in the residential sector, much remains to be achieved. This may be […]

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