All pages with keywords: low carbon transition

Capitalising on technological change and the low-carbon transition in the UK

a commentary by James Rydge, Ralf Martin, Anna Valero 3 December, 2018

Upon publication of a new special report for the LSE Growth Commission, the authors outline why it is sensible for environmental sustainability to be at the heart of the UK’s growth strategy and how this can be achieved. read more »


Submission to the inquiry on ‘The future of the oil and gas industry’ by the House of Commons Select Committee on Scottish Affairs

Submission to the inquiry on ‘The future of the oil and gas industry’ by the House of Commons Select Committee on Scottish Affairs

a policy publication by Bob Ward, Maria Carvalho 3 July, 2018

This submission to the Scottish Affairs Committee focuses on the implications for the oil and gas industry in the UK, including Scotland, of the transition to low-carbon economic growth. It calls for the Government’s Industrial Strategy to reconcile its ambitions for the sector with the ‘Clean Growth’ Grand Challenge. read more »


Financing low-carbon growth and innovation in the UK Industrial Strategy

a policy publication by Sini Matikainen 24 April, 2017

This policy brief outlines how the public sector can crowd in private finance to support low-carbon growth and innovation in the UK government’s Industrial Strategy. read more »


Panel debate | Environmental policies and competitiveness – how to get the most out of the green transition?

Panel debate | Environmental policies and competitiveness – how to get the most out of the green transition?

Policy Seminar Nicholas Stern, Antoine Dechezleprêtre 10 Mar 2016

  Lord Stern of Brentford will be joined by OECD chief economist, Catherine Mann, to discuss how countries can gain competitive advantage from the transition to a low-carbon economy. The … read more »


Report launch event: The Low-Carbon Transition

Report launch event: The Low-Carbon Transition

Policy Seminar Nicholas Stern 6 Apr 2011

A joint European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) / Grantham Research Institute event ‘The Low Carbon Transition’ is a special report on climate change mitigation in the countries from … read more »


Nicholas Stern comments on European Commission’s proposals for European Union 2030 energy and climate package

Nicholas Stern comments on European Commission’s proposals for European Union 2030 energy and climate package

a commentary by Nicholas Stern 22 January, 2014

“Responding to the publication today of the European Commission’s proposals for the European Union energy and climate change package for 2030, Nicholas Stern, Chair of the Grantham Research Institute on … read more »


The Australian Government’s proposals for a carbon pricing policy

The Australian Government’s proposals for a carbon pricing policy

a commentary by Cameron Hepburn 2 August, 2011

Australia’s Government has put forward a carbon pricing package which is, in some respects, as significant as the European Union’s Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS). The scheme promises to be a cost-effective … read more »