All pages with keywords: low carbon technology

New £3.5m research network to support UK transition to a low-carbon economy

Press release 31 January, 2019

The Minister for Energy and Clean Growth, Claire Perry, will today (31 January 2019) launch an initiative to create a network of new and extended city climate commissions in Edinburgh, … read more »


Intellectual property rights protection and the international transfer of low-carbon technologies

Intellectual property rights protection and the international transfer of low-carbon technologies

a working paper by Damien Dussaux, Antoine Dechezleprêtre, Matthieu Glachant 16 January, 2018

This study provides empirical evidence of the impact of Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) on low-carbon technology transfer in OECD and non-OECD countries. read more »


Panel debate | International cooperation and low-carbon technologies

Panel debate | International cooperation and low-carbon technologies

Nicholas Stern 17 Sep 2015

International cooperation and low-carbon technology technologies: what role can international cooperation and dialogue play in advancing the development and diffusion of low carbon technologies? The Grantham Research Institute on Climate … read more »


Nicholas Stern finds stronger case for low-carbon growth and argues for more demanding greenhouse gas target

Press release 22 July, 2015

The economic case for low-carbon growth is even stronger than when the Stern Review was published in 2006, according to a new paper by Nicholas Stern. read more »


Modernization and innovation in the materials sector: lessons from steel and cement

a policy publication by Misato Sato 16 July, 2015

This report analyses the effectiveness of climate and other related policies in the steel and cement sector over the last 15 years and explores what policy options are available for carbon intensive materials. read more »


RSS | Juan-Pablo Montero

Research Seminar Serie 13 May 2015

Juan-Pablo Montero of Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile will be the speaker for this seminar. Abstract for Juan-Pablo’s paper: “Adopting a cleaner technology: The effect of driving restrictions on fleet turnover” … read more »


Decarbonising Britain

Decarbonising Britain

Policy Seminar Michael Jacobs 1 Nov 2011

Part of the ESRC Festival of Social Science The UK has an aggressive plan to decarbonise its economy by 34% in 2020, 50% in 2027 and 80% in 2050. This … read more »


Pollution permits, strategic trading and dynamic technology adoption

Pollution permits, strategic trading and dynamic technology adoption

a working paper by Luca Taschini 1 May, 2011

This paper analyses the dynamic incentives for technology adoption under a transferable permits system, which allows for strategic trading on the permit market. Initially, firms can … read more »


Growth dynamics of energy technologies: using historical patterns to validate low-carbon scenarios|

Growth dynamics of energy technologies: using historical patterns to validate low-carbon scenarios|

a working paper 1 December, 2010

Historical growth dynamics of energy technologies reveal a consistent relationship between the extent to which a technology’s installed capacity grows and the time duration of that … read more »