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- Forbes, Kevin F.; Zampelli, Ernest M.
- Energy policy 2019 v.133 pp. 110871
- carbon dioxide, etc ; European Union; carbon; econometric models; electricity generation; environmental policy; greenhouse gas emissions; prices; time series analysis; trade; wind power; Ireland; Show all 12 Subjects
- ... Increased reliance on renewable energy is an important component of the European Union's action plan for reducing carbon emissions. Another key instrument is the European Union Emission Trading System (EU ETS), which caps the overall level of emissions and then permits trade among the emitters.Using data from Ireland, this paper examines the effects of wind energy and the EU ETS on carbon emission ...