Tracing carbon dioxide emissions in the European electricity markets

@article{Schfer2020TracingCD,
  title={Tracing carbon dioxide emissions in the European electricity markets},
  author={Mirko Sch{\"a}fer and Bo Tranberg and Dave Jones and Anke Weidlich},
  journal={2020 17th International Conference on the European Energy Market (EEM)},
  year={2020},
  pages={1-6}
}
Consumption-based carbon emission measures aim to account for emissions associated with power transmission from distant regions, as opposed to measures which only consider local power generation. Outlining key differences between two different methodological variants of this approach, we report results on consumption-based emission intensities of power generation for European countries from 2016 to 2019. We find that in particular for well connected smaller countries, the consideration of… 

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