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Energy efficiency in the Nordic building sector
			:  - potentials and instruments

Energy efficiency in the Nordic building sector : - potentials and instruments »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Karin Ibenholt

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2009

ISBN: 9789289319089

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Energy Efficiency, Energy Issues, Energy Efficiency Policies, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Greenhouse Gases, Incentives for Builders

There is an economic potential for increased energy efficiency in Nordic buildings. How much is however difficult to assess, partly because of insufficient energy statistics for buildings. Several barriers hinder t...

Controlling Pollution
			: Using Taxes and Tradable Permits

Controlling Pollution : Using Taxes and Tradable Permits »

Series: Economic Issues

Author(s): Valerie Reppelin , and John Norregaard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 October 2001

Language: Arabic

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589060036.051

ISBN: 9781589060036

Keywords: tradable permits, pollution, carbon dioxide, carbon dioxide emissions, pollutant, pollution control, emission, greenhouse gas, tradable permit, dioxide emissions

Explores different ways of controlling pollution through -green-taxes or permits, and evaluates their advantages and disadvantages. While many countries use environmental taxes, interest in tradable permits is grow...

Controlling Pollution
			: Using Taxes and Tradable Permits

Controlling Pollution : Using Taxes and Tradable Permits »

Series: Economic Issues

Author(s): Valerie Reppelin , and John Norregaard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 November 2001

Language: Chinese

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589060043.051

ISBN: 9781589060043

Keywords: tradable permits, pollution, carbon dioxide, carbon dioxide emissions, pollutant, pollution control, emission, greenhouse gas, tradable permit, dioxide emissions

Explores different ways of controlling pollution through -green-taxes or permits, and evaluates their advantages and disadvantages. While many countries use environmental taxes, interest in tradable permits is grow...

Controlling Pollution
			: Using Taxes and Tradable Permits

Controlling Pollution : Using Taxes and Tradable Permits »

Series: Economic Issues

Author(s): Valerie Reppelin , and John Norregaard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 July 2001

Language: Russian

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589060050.051

ISBN: 9781589060050

Keywords: tradable permits, pollution, carbon dioxide, carbon dioxide emissions, pollutant, pollution control, emission, greenhouse gas, tradable permit, dioxide emissions

Explores different ways of controlling pollution through -green-taxes or permits, and evaluates their advantages and disadvantages. While many countries use environmental taxes, interest in tradable permits is grow...

Lutter contre la pollution
			: Écotaxes et permis négociables

Lutter contre la pollution : Écotaxes et permis négociables »

Series: Economic Issues

Author(s): Valerie Reppelin , and John Norregaard

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 July 2001

Language: French

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589060012.051

ISBN: 9781589060012

Keywords: tradable permits, pollution, carbon dioxide, carbon dioxide emissions, pollutant, pollution control, emission, greenhouse gas, tradable permit, dioxide emissions

Explores different ways of controlling pollution through -green-taxes or permits, and evaluates their advantages and disadvantages. While many countries use environmental taxes, interest in tradable permits is grow...

Biodiversity, carbon storage and dynamics of old northern forests

Biodiversity, carbon storage and dynamics of old northern forests »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Heleen de Wit , Erik Framstad , Erik Karltun , Markku Larjavaara , Raisa Mäkipää , and Lars Vesterdal

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2013

ISBN: 9789289325103

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Global Climate System, Nordic Countries, Greenhouse Gas Carbon Dioxide, Complex Ecosystems, Biodiversity, Old Forests

Forests play a key role in the global climate system. The Nordic countries have extensive forests with large and growing tree biomass that captures substantial amounts of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide. Nordic f...

The economic crisis and its consequences for the environment and environmental policy

The economic crisis and its consequences for the environment and environmental policy »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Elina Berghäll , and Adriaan Perrels

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2010

ISBN: 9789289320863

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Economic Crisis, Environmental Policy, Greenhouse Gas Emission, Climate Mitigation, Green Transformation, Economy and national budget

A review study of the impacts of the economic crisis on the environment and environmental policy in Nordic countries indicates that the short run economic slowdown translates into a levelling or decline of various...

Climate Policy and the Recovery

Climate Policy and the Recovery »

Source: Climate Policy and the Recovery

Volume/Issue: 2009/28

Series: IMF Staff Position Notes

Author(s): Michael Keen , and Benjamin Jones

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 December 2009

ISBN: 9781455220946

Keywords: Climatic changes, Climate change, fiscal policy, carbon taxation, emissions trading, fiscal stimulus, emissions, carbon pricing, greenhouse gas, greenhouse gases

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China's State-Owned Enterprises as Climate Policy Actors
			: The Power and Steel Sectors

China's State-Owned Enterprises as Climate Policy Actors : The Power and Steel Sectors »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Henrik Bergsager , and Anna Korppoo

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2013

ISBN: 9789289325356

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Greenhouse Gas, State Owned Enterprises (SOEs), Electricity and Steel Sectors, Guanxi and Nomenklatura, Emission Growth, Political Leadership

A significant share of the greenhouse gas emitting activities of China is operated by state owned enterprises (SOEs). This report, written by Fridtjof Nansen Institute for the Nordic Council of Ministers, discusses...

Enhancing Ambition through International Cooperative Initiatives

Enhancing Ambition through International Cooperative Initiatives »

Series: Nordic Council of Ministers

Author(s): Nicolette Bartlett , Nadine Braun , Thomas Day , Yvonne Deng , Sandrine Dixson-Declève , and Niklas Höhne

Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers

Publication Date: 01 June 2014

ISBN: 9789289327466

Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, International Cooperative Initiatives (ICIs), Global Emissions, Warming Limit, National Emission Reduction, Greenhouse Gas Mitigation, Public Climate Finance

International Cooperative Initiatives (ICIs) could hold significant promise for closing the global emissions gap between a pathway to a 2°C warming limit and current national emission reduction pledges. This report...