The Emission Trading Scheme in South Korea

Jacqueline Tao, an Energy Analyst at ESI, appeared on a Channel News Asia series called Between the Lines. This series provides in-depth analysis of topics from the world of news and business. Jacqueline was featured for the episode on Emissions Trading in South Korea in January 2015. Sharing the panel with Dr. Peck Kwangyul, President of Climate Finance Institute and Professor of Environmental Finance and Economics at Yonsei Univerisity and Dr Valeria Karplus, Assistant Professor of Global Economics and Management from MIT Solan School of Management, she discussed the market design and future of the South Korean emission trading. She also gave her views about the emergence of carbon pricing as a policy instrument internationally.

To watch the programme, visit the Channel News Asia Website,

Asia’s Tilt at Emissions Trading
Between the Lines, Channel News Asia
21 January 2015