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Event 20.06.18| Towards a thriving industry in a net-zero emissions Europe

How to align Europe’s resource and energy-intensive industries with the Paris Agreement? By the time of COP24 at the end of this year, the European Commission is committed to publish a long-term climate vision and strategy that will ensure the EU’s policies are in line with the goals of the Paris Agreement. A crucial element of this(…)

2017 Key Publications

2017 Key Publications

Expect the unexpected: The disruptive power of low-carbon technology Carbon Tracker, Grantham Institute at Imperial College London, Feb-17 Renovons! Le scénario CLER, Feb-17 Alternatives to heavy fuel oil use in the Arctic: Economic and environmental tradeoffs ICCT, Apr-17 Green Conservatives? Understanding what Conservatives think about the environment Bright Blue, Apr-17 Europe’s coal-fired power plants: Rough(…)

New French study reveals hidden potential of electric vehicles

Electric vehicles have lower global warming potential than combustion vehicles on their overall life-cycle. Il could still be drastically reduced depending France’s energy choices by 2030 Improving the environmental impacts of batteries will help meet the Paris Climate Agreement objectives Vehicle to grid and second life batteries will accelerate the deployment of renewables and ensure(…)