46054-001: Advancing Shanghai Carbon Market through Emissions Trading Scheme

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA will support the Shanghai Environment and Energy Exchangein (i) assessing the impacts of an emission trading system (ETS) on the Shanghai economy and key sectors, (ii) recommending sector-specific benchmarking methods and other system design elements of the ETS, and (iii) identifying future innovative and tradable carbon finance products that can potentially be linked to the Shanghai ETS to ensure its sustainability and enhance the further development of the Shanghai carbon market. Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 46054-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 8178
Approval Date 02 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy efficiency and conservation
Trade finance
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)


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