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News about Energy and Climate Change

Nieuwsbericht
05-09-2018

Scenarios in line with the Paris Agreement often show global net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions (i.e. neutrality), for the second half of the...read more

Nieuwsbericht
30-08-2018

A new report finds that action by cities, states, regions and business can go a long way towards meeting the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement...read more

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22-08-2018

A strong increase in the number of offshore wind farms outside the 12-mile zone means that room on the North Sea is becoming scarce. This calls...read more

Nieuwsbericht
18-06-2018

A new analysis shows that investments in low carbon energy and energy efficiency will need to markedly increase if the world is to achieve the...read more

Nieuwsbericht
12-04-2018

The objectives of the Paris Climate Agreement can be attained with fewer negative emissions than shown in the majority of analyses. A greater...read more

Nieuwsbericht
06-03-2018

New model-based scenarios show that that there are ways to limit global temperature rise to 1.5°C instead of 2.0˚C by 2100. In a research paper...read more

Nieuwsbericht
08-02-2018

Ending fossil fuel subsidies would reduce global greenhouse gas emissions by 1-5%, according to a paper published in Nature. Most of...read more

Nieuwsbericht
06-12-2017

At the moment, nearly all model-based scenarios that limit global warming to 2 °C or less use negative CO2 emission technologies (NETs...read more

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01-12-2017

China’s envisaged green transition would help achieve environmental goals in China and globally. However, China could sharpen its ambition and...read more

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21-11-2017

Biofuels are promoted to help mitigate global climate change. However, their production can easily lead to significant greenhouse gas emissions...read more

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14-11-2017

By ratifying the Paris Climate Agreement, the Netherlands has committed to pursuing an ambitious climate policy. There are various methods for...read more

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14-11-2017

The Global Centre of Excellence on Climate Adaptation (GCECA) is launched during the COP23 in Bonn. Since the start of the initiative, at the...read more

Nieuwsbericht
08-11-2017

The UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn (COP23) is the next step for governments to implement the 2015...read more

Nieuwsbericht
07-11-2017

There are several important factors that influence the size of the carbon budgets that are consistent with the ambition of the Paris Climate...read more

Nieuwsbericht
01-11-2017

In the Paris Climate Agreement, which went into effect on 4 November 2016, countries promised to implement policies to reduce their greenhouse gas...read more