World Carbon Market Database



World Carbon Market Database: +50,000,000,000 t CO2e disclosed on the world’s companies

 

Total of CO2 emissions and carbon credits disclosed
Carbon Market Carbon credits (Mt) CO2e emissions (Mt) CO2e emissions reductions (Mt)
EU 16 200 14 000
EEA 40 77
Switzerland 16 8
Kazakhstan 450 147
South Korea 3 500
Australia 210 1 300 * 2
RGGI 900 2 000
California 375
Quebec 19
Aviation ETS 130
UK's CRC 61
CDM 1 200 15 300
JI 390 1 350
Total 19 253 17 968 16 652

* Australia's National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (NGER) programme

 

Carbon markets included and data supplied
Carbon Market Facility / Company / Project count Yearly CO2 emissions (tCO2)
1 European Union 13 200 facilities 1 850 000 000
2 EEA countries: Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein 130 facilities 19 000 000
3 Switzerland 450 facilities 2 800 000 *
4 Kazakhstan 180 companies 150 000 000
5 South Korea 525 companies 550 000 000
6 California 550 facilities 120 000 000 *
7 Quebec 80 facilities 19 000 000
8 RGGI (9 US northeastern States) 200 facilities 100 000 000
9 Australia 350 companies 285 000 000 *****
10 New Zealand 2 800 companies 33 000 000
11 EU ETS Aviation Scheme 5 500 companies 220 000 000 **
12 UK’CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme 2 100 companies 60 000 000 ***
13 CDM and JI Projects 12 600 projects 1 750 000 000 ****

* For year 2010
** Average of the annual emissions for the years 2004, 2005 and 2006
*** Fiscal year 2010/11
**** CO2e emissions reductions, estimated
***** Fiscal year 2012/2013
Note: New Zealand ‘s emissions data per company are not disclosed

The World Carbon Market Database includes CO2 emissions data on:
15 000 power plants, factories and other facilities
10 000 companies from 160 countries
12 600 CDM and JI projects in more than 120 countries

Total of CO2 emissions reported in 2011: 2.5 bn tCO2