All pages with keywords: private investment

Why is low-carbon investment dropping in the UK?

Why is low-carbon investment dropping in the UK?

a commentary by Sini Matikainen, Victoria Druce 16 May, 2018

A new report from the UK’s Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) warns of a ‘dramatic and worrying collapse’ in green investment in the UK, which is at a 10-year low. This … 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 »


Building 21st century sustainable infrastructure (part 1): time to invest

a policy publication by Dimitri Zenghelis 12 August, 2016

The new UK Government under Prime Minister Theresa May has committed to boosting UK productivity, to addressing the widening wealth gap, and to supporting the transition to low-carbon … read more »


Building 21st century sustainable infrastructure (part 2): institutional reform

Building 21st century sustainable infrastructure (part 2): institutional reform

a policy publication by Dimitri Zenghelis 12 August, 2016

The new UK Government under Prime Minister Theresa May has committed to boosting UK productivity, to addressing the widening wealth gap, and to supporting the transition to low-carbon … read more »


The ‘optimal and equitable’ climate finance gap

The ‘optimal and equitable’ climate finance gap

a working paper by Alex Bowen, Emanuele Campiglio, Sara Herreras Martinez 16 March, 2015

This study uses a number of Integrated Assessment Models to determine what the optimal financial transfers between high-income and developing economies would be if climate mitigation costs were to be divided equally across regions. read more »


RSS | David Popp “Using scientific publications to evaluate Government R&D spending: The case of energy”

Research Seminar Serie 6 May 2015

David Popp of Syracuse University will be the speaker for this seminar. Abstract for David’s paper: “Using Scientific Publications to Evaluate Government R&D Spending: The Case of Energy” The mix … read more »


Pour une sortie verte de la crise de la zone euro

Pour une sortie verte de la crise de la zone euro

a commentary by Nicholas Stern 29 June, 2012

Les investissements dans la transition énergétique et la transformation écologique doivent être une composante essentielle du plan de soutien à la croissance européenne. Le Monde.fr


Restoring growth and confidence through green innovation

Restoring growth and confidence through green innovation

a commentary by Dimitri Zenghelis 20 June, 2012

e!Sharp. June 2012.


Meeting the Climate Challenge: Using Public Funds to Leverage Private Investment in Developing Countries

Meeting the Climate Challenge: Using Public Funds to Leverage Private Investment in Developing Countries

a policy publication by Alex Bowen, Dimitri Zenghelis 22 September, 2009

‘Meeting the Climate Challenge: Using Public Funds to Leverage Private Investment in Developing Countries’ is the output of a public/private discussion coordinated by Lord Nicholas Stern, Chair of the Grantham … read more »