For 2018, the Commission announced that a total amount of 937,557,000 general allowances (EUAs) will be auctioned. For the EU aviation allowances (EUAAs) no figures have been communicated for 2018 so far but the amount will be comparable to the 4,730,500 EUAAs auctioned in 2017.

These volumes are based on the amount of allowances to be auctioned estimated by the Commission on the basis of the CAP and the free allocation. Further information may be found at the Commission's website.

For EEX, EUA auctioning includes the following volumes for the whole year of 2018:

Volume 2018

States 

Details 

564,447,000

25 EU Member States

Weekly auctions on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays

194,027,000

Germany

Weekly auctions on Fridays

The timing of the auctions for the Federal Republic of Germany shall be considered indicative after the termination of the contract of that platform, which runs until 14 November 2018.  There will be a tender process to ensure that auctions continue after that date.

78,030,000

Poland

Fortnightly auctions on Wednesdays

For EEX, EUAA auctioning includes the following volumes for the whole year of 2017:

Volume

States 

Details 

3,234,500

25 EU Member States

3 auctions: 27 September, 25 October and 22 November

675,500

Germany

1 auction: 8 November

95,000

Poland

1 auction: 6 December

Further Details on timing and volumes can be found in the Auction Calendar 2018.

Auction Calendar 2018

27/11/2017 EEX Auction Calendar 2018 (2.6 MB) PDF
27/11/2017 EEX Auction Calendar 2018 (156 KB) XLSX
27/11/2017 Auction Calendar - Annex 1, Adjustments to the Auction Calendar 2018 (111 KB) PDF
27/11/2017 EUA Primary Auction Calendar History 2018 (0.9 MB) ZIP