Climex launches Euro spot carbon exchange

Climex Alliance, a new pan-European emissions-trading venture, is to launch the first pan-European spot carbon exchange this month. Through its browser-based Climex platform, the Alliance aims to connect customers across Europe via regional portals into a central pool of liquidity.

Alliance partners include New Values, a Dutch European emissions exchange, Spain's SendeCO2 exchange, the Amsterdam-based APX exchange and APX's London-based subsidiary UKPX. The Alliance members will each focus on