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  1. Beyond the emission gap

    This policy brief presents insights that can be derived from the gap indicators in the ‘global stocktake’ dynamic web tool. We know that there is a global emissions gap, as current policies on the...

  2. Taking some heat off the NDCs? The limited potential of additional short-lived climate forcers’ mitigation

    Several studies have shown that the greenhouse gas reduction resulting from the current nationally determined contributions (NDCs) will not be enough to meet the overall targets of the Paris...

  3. Long-term marginal abatement cost curves of non-CO2 greenhouse gases

    This study presents a new comprehensive set of long-term Marginal Abatement Cost (MAC) curves of all major non-CO 2 greenhouse gas emission sources. The work builds on existing short-term MAC...

  4. Future impacts of environmental factors on achieving the SDG target on child mortality-A synergistic assessment

    An estimated 26% of current global child deaths can be attributed to various and modifiable environmental factors, which are addressed under multiple Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This...

  5. GHG mitigation policies in major emitting countries: an overview of recently adopted policies

    This document presents an overview of climate and energy policies mostly adopted between July 2018 and May 2019 in 25 countries and regions. The policy information compiled by NewClimate Institute...

  6. Decarbonisation options for the Dutch aluminium industry

    This report on decarbonisation options for the aluminium industry is part of the MIDDEN project (Manufacturing Industry Decarbonisation Data Exchange Network) initiated by PBL and ECN part of TNO....

  7. Green Urbanization and Environmental Improvement

    On 8 April 2019, a Round Table was held in The Hague, for the China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development and its Task Force on Green Urbanization and Environmental...

  8. Outline of the circular economy

    In many countries, governments are looking for ways to change their economy into one that is circular, or to improve the level of resource efficiency (e.g. see the EU programme ‘Closing the loop’...

  9. The role of methane in future climate strategies: mitigation potentials and climate impacts

    This study examines model-specific assumptions and projections of methane (CH 4 ) emissions in deep mitigation scenarios generated by integrated assessment models (IAMs). For this, scenarios of...

  10. Decarbonisation options for the Dutch zinc industry

    This report on decarbonisation options for the Dutch zinc industry is part of the MIDDEN project (Manufacturing Industry Decarbonisation Data Exchange Network) initiated by PBL and ECN part of TNO...