Carbon Markets

UPDATE: Liquidity, prices continue to rise as bullish sentiment drives record traded volumes

Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someone

The Australian Carbon Credit Unit (ACCU) market saw strong gains in both price and volume across the past week as certainty and a bullish signal from the release of the government’s Safeguard Mechanism position paper stoked significant buy interest across methodologies and timeframes. The brokered market saw record volumes exchanged on the week, with over 1.6 million ACCUs traded on the spot and forward markets – a new record. Volumes have risen consistently, with daily trading activity above 100,000 units, signalling confidence in the proposed compliance policy framework, and speculative positioning, with participants now seeing significant upside as large buyers begin to pre-empt their compliance obligations.

This report analyses current activity in the Australian and international voluntary carbon markets, including spot and forward price dynamics, and prices by underlying project methodologies. Analysis considers Australian Carbon Credit Units (ACCUs) and voluntary offsets across key international registries including Verra, Gold Standard, the American Carbon Registry, and the Climate Action Reserve.

Restricted Access

This is a subscriber report. Please login to access this content.

Tour our EnergyIQ platform

RepuTex research insights and market data is published via our EnergyIQ platform.

Click below to learn more about our services.

Sign up for regular insights

LATEST UPDATES

  • Carbon Markets

    UPDATE: Differentials for premium ACCU methods show greater convergence, yet intra-method spreads remain wide

    Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someone

    Our latest Carbon Weekly has now been published, reviewing activity in the Australian and international […]

    Research Insights | July 8th, 2024
  • Carbon Markets

    MARKET WRAP: Total volumes slow as derivatives activity falls from record highs, buyers lead prices higher

    Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someone

    Total traded volumes across spot and forward markets fell from 2.8 million to 2.2 million […]

    Briefings, Research Insights | July 6th, 2024
  • Carbon Markets Outlook

    OUTLOOK: Long-term Australian carbon price, supply, and demand outlook (ACCUs and SMCs)

    Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someone

    Our latest Carbon Market Outlook (CMO) for the Australian carbon compliance and voluntary markets has […]

  • Carbon Markets

    UPDATE: ACCU prices flatline on limited spot trading, financial year gains muted, but options volumes surge

    Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someone

    Our latest Carbon Weekly report has now been published, reviewing activity in the Australian and […]

    Research Insights | July 1st, 2024
  • Carbon Markets

    Notice: Welcome to the new RepuTex EnergyIQ platform / extended ACCU datasets

    Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someone

    RepuTex has today published an update to its EnergyIQ platform, including expanded data coverage, visual […]

    Notices, Research Insights | June 28th, 2024
  • Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someone