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The political economy of clean energy transitions at sub-national level: Understanding the role of international climate regimes in energy policy in two Brazilian states

This paper examines the political economy aspects, particularly the influence of the Clean Development Mechanism, in clean energy and climate change policies in the states of Bahia and Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil...

Climatic changes Renewable energy sources Sustainable development
Working Paper
Carbon pricing under binding political constraints

The economic prescription for climate change is clear: price carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gas emissions to internalize climate damages...

Carbon tax Climatic changes Environmental economics
Working Paper
Climate change policy and power sector reform in Mexico under the ‘golden age of gas’

Mexico’s low-carbon technology perspectives show lack of coherence with the rising ambition in climate change commitments, for which Mexico is internationally praised...

Climatic changes Gas utilities Natural resources
Working Paper
Renewable energy in the Brazilian Amazon: The drivers of political economy and climate

Understanding the political economic drivers of energy planning in the Brazilian Amazon is critical since the forest is increasingly vulnerable to destruction and related, increased poverty...

Climatic changes Quantitative research Renewable energy sources
Journal Special Issue
Prospects for Renewable Energy in Africa

This special section contains a series of five articles focused on energy and climate change in sub-Saharan Africa. It is well known that energy demand in sub-Saharan Africa is increasing rapidly and that many countries struggle to meet demand...

Climatic changes Renewable energy sources
Journal Article
Special section of Applied Energy: Energy and climate change in sub-Saharan Africa

Part of Journal Special Issue Prospects for Renewable Energy in Africa

Carbon tax Climatic changes Regional economics
Journal Article
Characterizing wind power resource reliability in southern Africa

Part of Journal Special Issue Prospects for Renewable Energy in Africa

Climatic changes Econometrics Infrastructure (Economics)
Journal Article
The impact of climate change on wind and solar resources in southern Africa

Part of Journal Special Issue Prospects for Renewable Energy in Africa

Climatic changes Renewable energy sources
Blog
Climate Change – The last 30 years and the next 30

With COP21 currently taking place in Paris, the thoughts of UNU-WIDER Research Fellow Channing Arndt on the past and future of the climate change research and policy are particularly relevant. Our climate is changing - but how much?...

Climatic changes Renewable energy sources
Blog
Environmental change and economic development in Africa

The MIT Global Change Forum has gained an international reputation for serious, frank, and informed discussion of global climate change...

Africa's Economic Development Climate change Sustainable energy
Journal Article
The Economic Costs of Climate Change: A Multi-Sector Impact Assessment for Vietnam

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Climatic changes Econometric models Economic aspects (Environment)
Journal Article
Road Infrastructure and Climate Change in Vietnam

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Climatic changes Infrastructure (Economics) Planning (Transportation)
Journal Article
Climate Variability and Household Adaptation Strategies in Southern Ethiopia

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Agriculture Climatic changes Economic aspects (Environment)
Journal Article
Risks of Coastal Storm Surge and the Effect of Sea Level Rise in the Red River Delta, Vietnam

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Climatic changes Environment Natural disasters
Journal Article
Modeling Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources and Agriculture Demand in the Volta Basin and other Basin Systems in Ghana

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Agriculture Climatic changes Global warming
Journal Article
Implications of Climate Change for Ghana’s Economy

Part of Journal Special Issue Economics of climate change impacts on developing countries

Climatic changes Environmental aspects (Economic development) Economic aspects (Environment)
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