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Market Basics

Environmental Products markets represent an effective means for organisations to address the challenge of climate change in the most economically efficient manner.


The EU Emission Trading Scheme (EU ETS) has become the successful model for other regional environmental trading systems.

Kyoto Markets

The Kyoto Protocol has created two markets to achieve global climate protection and cost minimisation; the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) and Joint Implementation (JI).

North America

Whether you are responding to regulatory mandates or pursuing the benefits of voluntary participation, Shell Energy can deliver solutions tailored to your needs.

Developing Environmental Markets

Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS) in Australia, Environmental Trading Schemes in New Zealand, Japan and others

Other Markets

Dutch NOx, Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) in Europe and in the UK Emission Trading Scheme, Renewable Obligation Certificates (ROCs) and Guarantees of Origin (GOOs)