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Analysis of carbon-dioxide emission figures of 2008Published: 1 of September, 2009

In Q3 2009, carbon-dioxide emission rights of 2008/2009 were finally allocated also to domestic actors of the market of allowances. This required us to analyse the most important developments in the European and the Hungarian markets of allowances in 2008. Following the early years, the shortages of emission allowances seem to force domestic firms to make crucial decisions on whether to buy allowances or reduce emissions.