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Date: 17 November


Time: 10.30 – 12.00
Location: Blue zone – EU Pavilion
Organisers: Ecofys, World Bank, I4CE

Carbon pricing unlocked – an update on the current state and trends of carbon pricing and outlook for carbon pricing action for the public and private sector

Event Summary

At this side event, key findings of the recently published “State and Trends of carbon pricing 2016” produced by the World Bank and Ecofys will be presented. I4CE will discuss the implications of carbon pricing revenues in the public sector and Ecofys will present implications for private sector value chains based on new research under the Carbon Pricing Unlocked partnership. The work presented at the event was supported by the World Bank Group, the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition and the Generation Foundation.

 Moderator: James CLOSE | ‎Director Climate Change Group, World Bank Group

 Speakers :

  • Noémie KLEIN | Principal Consultant, Ecofys
  • Emilie ALBEROLA | Program Director, I4CE – Institute for Climate Economics
  • Maarten NEELIS | Principal Consultant, Ecofys


  • Damien MEADOWS| Adviser, DG CLima – European Commission
  • Christine FAURE-FEDIGAN | Head of Corporate climate strategy, ENGIE


Emilie ALBEROLA, Phd

Program Director- Industry, Energy and Climate

Emilie Alberola is a Program Director at I4CE, where she oversees research on carbon pricing policies in the sectors of industry and energy. For 10 years, Emily has developed expertise on the formation of carbon prices which are established by emissions trading schemes or carbon taxes, in Europe and in the rest of the world. Emilie coordinates and participates in several research projects (COPEC, CARISMA, case studies “Emissions Trading Schemes”, etc …) in collaboration with numerous research centers, think tanks, public institutions and public and private decision makers.
Since 2015, Emily is a member of the Economic Council for Sustainable Development (ECSD). Author of numerous publications in general and academic papers, she teach Climate Change Economics for a Master in “Energy-Finance-Carbon” from the Paris-Dauphine University and a certificate for “Energy-Finance” from HEC Paris and other training for postgraduate courses for universities in France.
Emilie is a doctor of economic sciences at the University Paris I Sorbonne and graduated from the Specialized Master in “Management for Sustainable Development” of HEC.