Our work

IETA regularly provides input to institutions such as the UNFCCC, CDM Executive Board, the European Commission and the US government.

Position Papers

IETA staff frequently produce a variety of policy position papers to explain and advocate our stance on important and timely global climate matters.

Our most recent Position Papers can be found below, in reverse chronological order. Older items may be found in our Position Paper Archives.



The 2015 Paris Agreement, Carbon Pricing and Markets: Connecting the Dots
Tuesday, November 03, 2015 08:38 AM
Please find here (printer friendly version available herean executive IETA briefing highlighting the importance of INDCs on the development of carbon markets and carbon pricing worldwide. 
MiFID II: how will it impact participants in the EU ETS?
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 08:31 AM

The IETA secretariat prepared a short briefing on the MiFID II regulation and the ESMA's proposed Regulatory Technical Standards to help you better understand the most relevant aspects as well as the likely impacts on participants in the EU ETS. 

You can find the briefing here.

IETA joint reaction to ESMA's proposed regulatory technical standards for MiFID II
Thursday, October 15, 2015 09:08 AM
Please find the document here.
IETA’s preliminary reaction to the European Commission’s revision of the EU ETS Directive for the post-2020 period
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 02:27 AM
Please find here IETA’s preliminary reaction to the European Commission’s revision of the EU ETS Directive for the post-2020 period
Carbon Pricing in Paris
Monday, September 14, 2015 04:29 AM

This paper goes into detail about what IETA is looking for from both the Paris Agreement and COP decisions, as well as providing background to why we think emissions trading is the best policy option to drive the low-carbon transition.

Please find the paper here.

IETA Briefing on EU ETS Revision Proposal
Thursday, July 16, 2015 10:03 AM
Please find here a briefing on the EU ETS Revision Proposal prepared by the IETA Secretariat. The briefing details the content of the legislative proposal and we hope it will help you to better understand what the European Commission has put forward to revise the EU ETS Directive for the post-2020 period.
Joint Association Proposal on Adjustment of ESMA’s approach
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 07:20 AM

IETA wrote a joint association proposal on the adjustment of ESMA’s approach towards the ancillary activity exemption.

Please find the document here.

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