Point Carbon

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Point Carbon
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Headquarters Oslo, Norway
Key People Atle Christiansen, Director/Partner
Kristian Tangen, Director/Senior Partner
Veronique Bugnion, Managing Director
Joshua Hodge, Managing Director – North America
Products Global power, gas and carbon market news, analysis and consulting
Website www.pointcarbon.com

Point Carbon is a provider of independent news, analysis and consulting services for European and global power, gas and carbon markets. Point Carbon’s services provide professionals with information by monitoring fundamental information, key market players and business and policy developments. Point Carbon's staff includes experts in international and regional climate policy, mathematical and economic modeling, forecasting methodologies, risk management and market reporting.

Point Carbon now has more that 15,000 clients, including the world’s major energy companies, financial institutions, organizations and governments, in over 150 countries. Reports are translated from English into Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese, Polish, French, Spanish and Russian.

Products and Services[edit]

Point Carbon provides market intelligence on the world’s carbon markets through a real-time news service, daily, weekly and bi-weekly reports on energy and carbon markets.

Carbon Market Research Services[edit]

A business intelligence and analysis tool that covers the global carbon markets. [1]

Point Carbon Trading Analytics[edit]

Provides the market with independent analysis of the power, gas and carbon markets. The service offers 24/7 accessible web tools, aimed at providing clients with the latest market information.[2]

More Products[edit]

Point Carbon Advisory[edit]

Capitalizes on access to Point Carbon’s world class databases, models, networks and team of carbon and energy analysts. These assets make Point Carbon uniquely positioned to meet existing as well as new clients’ needs for customized and in-depth analysis of a wide range of specific issues. Our clients range from energy, financial and industrial corporations to government organizations.


Point Carbon hosts the annual Carbon Market Insights conference which brings together financial, political and academic leaders in the carbon markets. Point Carbon also arranges frequent training courses within the carbon and power comunities.[7]

Recent Awards[edit]

  • 2007 – Energy Business Awards Point Carbon with its gold award for Energy Marketing and Communications services[8]
  • 2006 – Energy Risk has awarded Point Carbon their Research Provider of the year award[9]
  • 2005 – Environmental Finance awards Point Carbon with their "Best Advisory GHG Emissions" award