Preliminary auction calendars for 2012 determined


EEX will auction basic allowances for Germany on a weekly foundation on Friday mornings, 9.00-11.00 CEST/CET[1], ranging from 12 October. Two auctions of aviation allowances are envisaged on Wednesday 17 October and Wednesday 14 November, 9.00-11.00 CEST/CET.

ICE intends to behavior two auctions of basic allowances for the United Kingdom on Wednesday 21 November and Wednesday 5 December, 8.00–10.00 GMT (9.00–11.00 CET), and two auctions of aviation allowances on Monday 26 November and Monday 10 December, additionally 8.00–10.00 GMT (9.00–11.00 CET).

EEX – in its capability as the typical auction platform – intends to behavior auctions of basic allowances on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 13.00–15.00 CEST/CET, and auctions of aviation allowances – most commonly on Wednesdays and a few on Mondays – 13.00–15.00 CEST/CET. These auctions are anticipated to start out by means of end-October, whilst the appropriate get started date continues to be showed.

Poland, Norway and Iceland have additionally showed their purpose to combination their stocks of allowances to the auctions at the commonplace auction platform. For auctioning on EEX, this can be a prerequisite that the respective auctioneers are admitted to EEX and recognised by means of EEX’s clearing area. These administrative procedures are on-going. If now not in a position in time for the primary auction, the volumes of allowances for the Member State(s) involved might be added once all prerequisites are met.

EEX and ICE will care for up-to-date auction calendars on their web sites.

The ultimate auction calendars for 2012 stay to be determined officially. ICE can achieve this best after the approval process for the United Kingdom platform has been finished. This is anticipated for early November.

On a initial foundation, the auction calendars for 2013 are anticipated to be as follows:

  • EEX, in its capability as the typical auction platform, intends to proceed weekly auctions of basic allowances on Tuesdays and Thursdays, however within the morning;
  • EEX intends to auction basic allowances for Germany as soon as every week on Friday mornings;
  • ICE intends to auction basic allowances for the United Kingdom fortnightly on Wednesday mornings;
  • EEX and ICE would behavior all aviation allowance auctions on positive different Wednesday mornings.

Further main points stay to be determined.

Member States are to auction 120 million basic allowances and a few 32 million aviation allowances by means of the tip of 2012. The Member States’ stocks within the quantity of aviation allowance auctions to be auctioned might be introduced in the end.

  • [1] Summer Time involves an finish on 28 October 2012.


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