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Production and use of electrolytic hydrogen in Ecuador towards a low carbon economy
(Pergamon-elsevier Science LtdOxfordInglaterra, 2014)
Toward greener supply chains: is there a role for the new ISO 50001 approach to energy and carbon management?
Considering the increased interest of stakeholders in climate change and a low-carbon economy, this article has investigated and identified several contributions of the ISO 50001 in support of the adoption of green supply ...
OECD Green Growth Studies. Greener Skills and Jobs. Highlights
Green skills, that is, skills needed in a low-carbon economy, will be required in all sectors and at all levels in the workforce as emerging economic activities create new (or renewed) occupations. Structural changes will ...
Desafios e oportunidades dos projetos de energia renovável registrados no primeiro período do protocolo de Quioto
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBrasilEngenharia AmbientalUFSMPrograma de Pós-Graduação em Engenharia AmbientalCentro de Tecnologia, 2015-07-03)
10 years ago it entered into force global climate agreement Kyoto Protocol, as an attempt to curb emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) with the help of three flexibility mechanisms, including the Clean Development Mechanism ...
Approach and Policy Proposals to Address Climate ChangeEnfoque y propuestas de política para enfrentar el cambio climático
(Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica, 2012)
Bottom-Up analysis of energy consumption and carbon emissions, with particular emphasis on human capital investment
(Scientific Research, 2013-12)
Short-term and mid-term projections of energy consumption and carbon emissions raise significant concern about the availability of the necessary energy resources to meet the growing demand and about the impact of emissions ...
Uma análise empírica do índice carbono eficiente (ICO2) no mercado financeiro brasileiro
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBrasilEngenharia de ProduçãoUFSMPrograma de Pós-Graduação em Engenharia de ProduçãoCentro de Tecnologia, 2018-03-09)
The need to stimulate productive practices aimed at the transition from an intensive economy in the use of fossil fuels to a low-carbon economy, is an essential factor capable of reducing the negative externalities of the ...
Information for a developmental approach to mitigation: linking sectoral and economy wide models for Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru and South Africa
(Taylor & Francis, 2017)
Improved tools are required to deliver good information for decision-making on the potential socio-economic benefits of a transition to a low-carbon society. This article reports on modelling approaches to answer policy-relevant ...
Development of an agent-based model and its application to the estimation of global carbon emissions
(Scientific Research, 2013-12)
With the purpose of studying the influence of population dynamics and economic growth on energy consumption and carbon emissions, an endogenous economic growth model is proposed incorporating physical and human capital and ...