This report outlines the ways in which vehicle efficiency technologies, systemic improvements in logistics and supply chain operations, and alternative fuels can ensure that road freight transport will continue to support economic growth while meeting key energy and environmental policy objectives.
This paper reviews the recent and anticipated future growth of demand for wood for electricity generation and heat in modern technologies, and identifies the likely sources of supply, in recent years and in the future. It also provides an overview of the debate around the impact of wood energy on greenhouse gas emissions, and reaches […]
It examines key sectors, technologies, and policy measures that will be central in the transition to a low-carbon energy system. The report also looks at building climate resilience in the energy sector, and using tracking tools and metrics to monitor the progress of energy sector decarbonization. Finally, it provides global energy and emissions data, including […]
The paper assesses selected tools and guidelines in terms of their methodology, information and data requirements, capacity-building needs, lessons learned, gaps and challenges, and relevance for social and environmental impacts.
This factsheet outlines the problems associated with using solid fuels in open fires and traditional stoves for cooking. It proposes solutions to those problems and covers the co-benefits of “clean cooking”. It concludes with a call to action to scale up clean cooking and lists six key priorities to doing so.
this literature review in early 2016 in order to provide the most up-to- date assessment of the current evidence base illustrating how vulnerability to climate change and climate adaptation decisions vary by gender. This is designed to serve as a resource highlighting literature addressing a broad array of gender and climate issues affecting vulnerability and […]