Emissions Products

    New European Emissions contracts available for trading on CME Europe as of November 2, 2015.
    For details on the CME Europe Emissions products, please click here

CME Group has been involved in Emissions markets since 2008 - initially through its partner exchange GreenX which was fully acquired by CME Group in April 2012. All GreenX products were transferred over to NYMEX on August 27, 2012.

NYMEX Emissions offers a comprehensive product slate in European and US emissions markets, including the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS), the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), Joint Implementation (JI), and the California Carbon Allowance (CCA) market.

We offer a highly competitive fee schedule for these markets and utilise all of CME Group's trading and clearing solutions to offer an unrivalled customer experience.

Key Benefits

  • Comprehensive slate of products. Access to all key European- and US Emissions markets.
  • Very competitive fee schedule
  • Trade execution is available on CME Globex and through CME Clearport for the OTC market.
  • Emissions products available for trading on CME Direct - a free trading screen
  • Access to over 70 clearing members
  • Straight-through-processing capability from broker screens


Clearing Globex Floor ClearPort Product Name Product Group Sub Group Category Sub-Category Cleared As Exchange Volume Open Interest
6TEAF-6TIn Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) FuturesEnergyEmissions-EU ETSFuturesNYMEX084,537
CPLCPL-CPLCertified Emission Reduction Plus (CERplus) FuturesEnergyEmissions-CDMFuturesNYMEX0250
6UEAXEAX6UIn Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) OptionsEnergyEmissions-EU ETSOptionsNYMEX00
9G9G9G9GIn Delivery Month European Union Allowance (EUA) Serial OptionsEnergyEmissions-EU ETSOptionsNYMEX00
EMAEMA-EMAEuropean Union Allowance FutureEnergyEmissions--FuturesCMED00
PCLPCLPCLPCLCertified Emission Reduction (CERplus) OptionsEnergyEmissionsISO-NECDMOptionsNYMEX00
RJRGI-RJRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) CO2 Allowance FuturesEnergyEmissions-RGGIFuturesNYMEX00
EULEUL-EULDaily European Union Allowance (EUA) FuturesEnergyEmissions-EU ETSFuturesNYMEX00
ORRGXORORRegional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) CO2 Allowance OptionsEnergyEmissions-EU ETSOptionsNYMEX00
EDAEDA-EDAEuropean Union Allowance Daily FutureEnergyEmissions--FuturesCMED00
Trade Date: 25 Nov 2015 | PRELIMINARY

Contact Us

Henrik Hasselknippe
Senior Director, Energy Products
T +44 20 3379 3735

Joanna McMaster 
Director, Energy Products
T +44 20 3379 3837

Simon Gadd
Director, Energy Products
Tel: +44 20 3379 3995