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Energy and Climate Change

Facts and figures about Energy and Climate Change



PBL and ECN part of TNO have started the MIDDEN initiative, a network that is aimed at building a knowledge base for decarbonisation options and is shared and recognised by all stakeholders. We believe that up-to-date information may help decision-making and lead to new insights, to the benefit of Dutch industry and the economy as a whole.

The Green China plus scenario results in some mitigation of the global temperature increase, but not enough to achieve the 2 °C target.

Green China plus scenario: in the China region, China’s Green Transition Pathway, expected economic development and demographic development as projected by the Development Research Centre (DRC) of the China State Council; and worldwide: current and planned policies on climate change mitigation.

The China region in the IMAGE model comprises mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan, as well as Mongolia