KINECT ENERGY informs customers and partners about the developments in the EU emissions trading ETS

The European Emissions Trading Scheme (EU-ETS) has been the EU's central climate protection 
instrument since 2005. With it, the greenhouse gas emissions of the participating energy 
industry and the energy-intensive industry.
In addition to carbon dioxide, laughing gas and perfluorinated hydrocarbons have also been 
included since 2013. The European Emissions Trading Scheme (EU-ETS) was established in 2005 
to implement the international climate protection Kyoto Agreement and is the central European 
climate protection instrument. Besides the 27 EU member states and UK have also joined 
Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein EU emissions trading connected (EU 31). In the EU-ETS, 
the emissions across Europe are around 11,000 plants in the energy sector and energy-intensive 
industry are recorded. Together these plants cause around 40% of greenhouse gas emissions 
in Europe. Since 2012 the intra-European air traffic included in the EU ETS. ...
The EU-ETS works on the principle of the so-called "Cap & amp; Trade ". An upper limit (cap) 
sets determines how many greenhouse gas emissions from the installations subject to emissions 
trading in total may be expelled. The member states give a corresponding amount of emissions
authorizations to the systems - partly free of charge, partly via auctions. ...
The emission allowances can be freely traded on the market (trade). This forms a price for 
greenhouse gas emissions. This price creates incentives for those involved Companies to 
reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.
Source: German Federal Environment Agency

KINECT ENERGY Green Services is part of the worldwide WORLD KINECT ENERGY SERVICES

At the end of the year, a new phase begins in the EU ETS ( Emission Trading System ) for the period 2021 to 2030. The participants and obligated companies are preparing for this new section and fulfilling the obligations for the difficult year 2020 to at the end of March 2021.

The experts from KINECT ENERGY Green Services give a detailed overview of the expected developments in supply and demand due to various influencing factors such as the planned shutdowns in the coal industry and economic influences from the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Anette Gussiaas : Director of Sustainability, EMEA @World Kinect Energy Services, Kinect Energy Green Services
  • Trine Braathen : Business Developer Environmental Markets @World Kinect Energy Services, Kinect Energy Green Services

Problems in the EU ETS

The EU ETS is an ambitious push towards more climate protection and climate justice in the key industries that are largely responsible for C = 2 emissions. The system is not perfect and has systematic weaknesses, but it is better than doing nothing and watching the global warming move closer and closer to the 2 ° target.

"As a result of less ambitious caps, crisis-related decreases in production and emissions and 
the extensive use of international project credits has increased a large amount since 2008
excess emission allowances accumulated in the EU ETS. These surpluses have substantial
contributed to the price decline observed for emission allowances between 2011 and 2017.
Prices have risen significantly again since mid-2017. In mid-2020 the price was around
23 euros.
Source: German Federal Environment Agency "


DELTA ADVICE GmbH has been associated with KINECT ENERGY GREEN SERVICES since 2012. Together with the predecessor company of KINECT ENERGY – Bergen ENERGI – DELTA ADVICE has opened a partnership for the Czech Republic and Slovak Republic. DELTA ADVICE is the local and exclusive partner in the region and supports the handling of complex projects in the respective energy markets with local know-how.

Bergen Energi will become KINECT ENERGY

Dear Valued Customer,

As a courtesy to our valued customers and suppliers, we would like to inform you that Bergen Energi has been acquired by World Fuel Services Europe, Ltd. (WFS). On November 2, 2015, World Fuel Services Corporation announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, World Fuel Services Europe, Ltd., purchased European energy management services company, Bergen Energi.

This acquisition complements WFS’ well-established energy services business in North America, and facilitates an expansion of these services to customers across Europe. Headquartered in Miami, Florida, WFS is a global fuel logistics and transaction processing company, principally engaged in the distribution of energy products and services in aviation, marine and land at more than 8,000 locations worldwide.

Under this new ownership, we want to provide our customer with the following advantages on top of today’s well known services:

  • Access to a worldwide energy network
  • More competitive offering in risk management products and set-up
  • Strength for further growth and development

Until further notice, Bergen Energi will continue to operate under the same name and there are no changes to your point of contact or to company information. As of the acquisition date, the main shareholder and former CEO Bill Schjelderup has been replaced by Terry Cogan as new CEO.

We greatly appreciate your business and look forward to continuing to serve you with the best of Bergen Energi and World Fuel Services. Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact your Key Account Manager or email

Foundation of DELTA EXERGY s.r.o. in Praha

The new company DELTA EXERGY s.r.o. has been founded in Prague. The partnership with bergen based Energy Expert Bergen Energi AS is Opening a new branch of consulting Services for Energy market in Tschech Republic and Slovac Republic. DELTA EXERGY will be the regional and exclusive Partner of Bergen Energi AS for Energy Services in this area.

The a better and transparent segmentation of the consulting Services, we have founded an separate Company for this Services.

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