The Global State and Trends in Carbon Pricing from the World Bank Group
This World Bank report provides an up-to-date (Oct 2016) global overview of current corporate carbon pricing and the national and subnational existing and emerging carbon pricing initiatives.
100 parties, having 58% of GHG emissions are planning or considering using carbon pricing initiatives;
40 countries and 20 subnational jurisdictions already price carbon;
Article 6 of the Paris Agreement provides for the recognition of cooperative carbon pricing approaches;
A focus is on the importance of aligning carbon pricing with the broader policy landscape;
It includes a modelling based analysis that demonstrates the benefits that an international carbon market could provide in achieving Paris climate stabilisation goals under Article 6.
2 - Existing and emerging carbon pricing initiatives from around the world
3 - Aligning carbon pricing with the broader policy landscape
4 - Building an international carbon market after Paris
World Bank, Ecofys and Vivid Economics. 2016. State and Trends of Carbon Pricing 2016 (October), by World Bank, Washington, DC.
Doi: 10.1596/978-1-4648-1001-5 License: Creative Commons Attribution CC BY 3.0 IGO