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Policy report  3 November, 2017

Multiple benefits from climate change mitigation: assessing the evidence

This report assesses what is known about potential co-benefits across multiple domains: environmental, economy-wide, and sector-specific. It then reports on empirical results on co-benefits, in particular the application of integrated assessment models (IAMs) to simulate co-benefits over the course of the century. read more »

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Commentary  3 November, 2017

Economic co-benefits of reducing CO2 emissions outweigh the cost of mitigation for most big emitters

A new report by the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change helps to dispel some of the gloomy arithmetic of climate change by providing evidence on the scale and range of ancillary benefits that derive from reducing emissions of CO2 and other greenhouse gases. read more »

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