Essays about: "Carbon pricing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 essays containing the words Carbon pricing.

  1. 1. Does Carbon Pricing work? A qualitative review of Carbon Pricing’s ex-post results, and policy-design suggestions for improving its efficacy.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Michael Randall; [2022]
    Keywords : Carbon pricing; Sustainability science; ex post results; policy design; decarbonisation; environmental economics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The world is currently heading for 3°C of global warming due to global excessive carbon emissions, and while science is producing the knowledge necessary to combat it, the radical change needed is not coming fast enough. Current political and economic paradigms hail carbon pricing as either the, or part of the solution to our carbon emissions problem. READ MORE

  2. 2. Reducing Carbon Emissions by Phasing Out Fossil Fuel Subsidies - Empirical Evidence from the Philippines

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : David Huber; [2022]
    Keywords : Fossil Fuel Subsidies; Emissions; Synthetic Control; Carbon Pricing; Philippines;

    Abstract : Eliminating subsidies on fossil fuels is widely recognized as one of the most important steps in the fight against climate change. While fossil fuel subsidies have received increasing attention in research, there is little to no empirical evidence confirming the theoretical emission reduction potential of phasing out such subsidies. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hur bidrar gröna väggar till mer hållbara urbana miljöer? : möjligheter och utmaningar för gröna väggar

    University essay from SLU/Department of Plant Biology (from 140101)

    Author : Lukas Farquharson; Max Isaksson; [2022]
    Keywords : Biodiversitet; dagvatten; evapotranspiration; gröna väggar; gröna korridorer; grönområden; gröna fasader; hydroponisk odling; kärlväxter; levande väggar; urbana värmeöar;

    Abstract : Vi har observerat att husfasader i urbana miljöer inte används till mycket annat än att vara just väggar. Det är möjligt att husfasader är en outnyttjad resurs med mycket potential om de används på ett effektivt sätt. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism: Compatibility with WTO law and Turkey’s adaptation process to the European Commission’s proposed legislation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för handelsrätt

    Author : Hana Biberovic; [2022]
    Keywords : European Commission; World Trade Organization; European Union; European Green Deal; Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism; Turkey.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Nations are agreeing that the ongoing climate change needs to be addressed with serious policies. The EU is aiming to become climate neutral by 2050 and to achieve this, significant legislative proposals have been initiated. In 2021, the Commission presented a CBAM proposal that would come to heat the discussion on carbon pricing. READ MORE

  5. 5. The future of captured CO2 : Analysis of the role of carbon capture, storage and utilisation in a sustainable Europe

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Industriell miljöteknik

    Author : Oscar Granér; Daniel Johansson; [2022]
    Keywords : CO2; CCS; CCU; CCUS; BECCS; CRC; negative emissions; Europe; carbon pricing; EU ETS; CO2 infrastructure;

    Abstract : The energy transition is one of the largest challenges our global society is facing. In 2015, the United Nations acknowledged the Paris Agreement, where the world’s nations were united to limit the global warming well below 2 °C in comparison with pre-historic levels. READ MORE