The Climate Change Performance Index 2021

Developed by Germanwatch, NewClimate Institute and CAN, the index rates 57 greenhouse emitters globally since 2005. Read More The post The Climate Change Performance Index 2021 appeared first on NewClimate Institute.

Indicators for the promotion of sustainable development in carbon market mechanisms

This report assesses options for the effective implementation of sustainable development impact assessment, in the context of climate change mitigation mechanisms such as those of Article 6 of the Paris Agreement. Read More The post Indicators for the promotion of sustainable development in carbon market mechanisms appeared first on NewClimate Institute.

Aligning transport investments with the Paris Agreement

We assess the EIB’s transport-related investment portfolio 2015-2019 and propose evaluation criteria to align transport investments with the Paris Agreement. Read More The post Aligning transport investments with the Paris Agreement appeared first on NewClimate Institute.

Climate neutrality claims

Country and company climate neutrality targets are not all equal. This discussion paper explores factors to consider in gauging the ambition of climate neutrality targets from climate leadership to greenwashing. Read More The post Climate neutrality claims appeared first on NewClimate Institute.

Fair contributions versus fastest possible reductions

In this paper with Fraunhofer ISI, we argue that only the combination of assessments on “what is a fair contribution” and of “how much could emissions technically be reduced” can give sufficient guidance for national greenhouse gas emissions targets that are in line with the Paris Agreement. Read More The post Fair contributions versus fastest […]

Options for supporting Carbon Dioxide Removal

This paper examines the broad policy frameworks that can support the development and upscaling of Carbon Dioxide Removal and, in particular, whether CDR can be supported by offsetting schemes. Read More The post Options for supporting Carbon Dioxide Removal appeared first on NewClimate Institute.