The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment regularly issues press releases on relevant and topical issues, plus news on the centre and its climate change and environmental research.
Please contact Bob Ward, Policy and Communications Director, either by telephone (+44 (0) 20 7106 1236) or email, with any further queries.
Below are releases published in 2014.
We also archive releases from previous years:
New study finds UK is a world leader in cutting greenhouse gas emissions but is not acting alone
"The UK is an international leader in cutting greenhouse gas emissions, but is not acting alone, according to a new report published today by the ESRC Centre for Climate Economics and Policy and the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at London School of Economics and Political Science"
Researchers find new way of valuing the welfare of future generations in climate policy
"One of the most controversial issues in climate change economics and policy could be resolved by a novel method put forward in a new journal paper by researchers from the ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy, at the London School of Economics and Political Science, and Columbia University, New York".
Nicholas Stern comments on European Commission's proposals for European Union 2030 energy and climate package
"It is very important that European leaders accept the Commission's proposed target for reducing emissions by 40 per cent by 2030 compared with 1990 as the minimum ambition they must set at their summit in March".
New mechanism proposed to reform the European Union Emissions Trading System
"The European Commission should reform the European Union Emissions Trading System by introducing new rules to automatically withdraw allowances when the carbon proce starts to fall too rapidly, according to a policy paper published today (22nd January, 2014) by the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and the Centre for Climate Economics and Policy at the London School of Economics and Political Science.