The EU Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) is undoubtedly the single most important policy instrument for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in Europe, if not the world. This briefing by the Aldersgate Group looks at how the EU Emissions Trading Scheme can best deliver the necessary cuts in carbon emissions and maximise the economic benefits that can flow from higher environmental standards.

Trading for Growth: The role of EU ETS in cutting emissions and stimulating wealth creation