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.

Making long-term low GHG emissions development strategies a reality

This guidance provides recommendations to policy makers on how to approach the development of a long-term low greenhouse gas emission development strategy (LTS) given the unique circumstances of individual countries in 2020, and future revisions thereof. Read More The post Making long-term low GHG emissions development strategies a reality appeared first on NewClimate Institute.

The ICAT Policy Assessment Guides

The ICAT Assessment Guides provide governments and non-state actors with the means to assess the impacts of national policies and actions that reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. Besides assessing impacts on emissions, the Guides help to assess impacts on countries’ sustainable development goals and the potential for transformational change. Read More The post The ICAT […]