All pages with keywords: coal

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Energy Transitions and the Industrial Revolution

Policy Seminar 28 Oct 2014

Energy transitions involve both changes in the price and availability of energy sources and biased technological change that acts to integrate the new energy carriers into production systems and improve … read more »


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Killer coal falling out of fashion

In the news 20 May, 2014

19 May 2014, Canberra Times


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China: a critical decade

a policy paper by Fergus Green, Nicholas Stern 14 May, 2014

China’s consumption of coal could reach a peak by 2020, or even earlier, as part of its plans to pursue more sustainable economic growth. The policy paper by Fergus Green … read more »



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China could start to cut its consumption of coal by 2020

Press release 12 May, 2014

China’s consumption of coal could reach a peak by 2020, or even earlier, as part of its plans to pursue more sustainable economic growth, according to a new report published … read more »


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Closing coal: economic and moral incentives

a working paper by Paul Collier, Anthony J. Venables 11 May, 2014

Climate policy required that much of the world’s reserves of fossil fuels remain unburned. This paper makes the case for implementing this directly through policy to … read more »