Nov 15, 2018 Nov 21, 2019

2018 in Wuhan

GIZ and the National Center for Climate Change Strategy and International Cooperation (NCSC) carried out the fifth and sixth sessions of the ETS trainings to support the implementation of China’s “National Carbon Market Development Plan (Power Generation Sector)”. The trainings took place in Zhengzhou (Henan) and Wuhan (Hubei) between 15th and 21st November. More than 60 participants from local governments and their supporting institutions as well as representatives from state-owned power groups were introduced to the current status of preparatory work for the national ETS.

One particular focus of the trainings was monitoring plans for emissions reporting of power sector companies. Here Mr. Stephan Maier from the Deutsche Emissionshandelsstelle (DEHSt) shared experiences from the EU ETS with MRV in general and monitoring in particular. Read more

Sino-German Cooperation on Emissions Trading Systems, Carbon Market Mechanisms, and Industry-related N2O Mitigation

Project country
Political Partners
German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU); Ministry of Ecology and Environment of the People's Republic of China (MEE)
Implementation Partners
National Center for Climate Change Strategy and International Cooperation of the People's Republic of China (NCSC)
07/2012 - 09/2022

The project has been supporting the development of ETS in China since 2012. Since the launch of the Chinese national ETS, the project provides support to further refine the ETS and strengthen the political and technical dialogue between China and Germany on carbon market topics. Since 2020, the project also supports the abatement of industry related N2O emissions through capacity building, studies, workshops, and various exchange formats.