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Linking Climate and Development Policies - Leveraging International Networks and Knowledge Sharing

Deliverables

Report on current climate-relevant policies in major economies

Report on current climate-relevant policies in major economies

Report on the comparison and transferability of existing policies across countries

Report on the comparison and transferability of existing policies across countries

Dissemination and Communication

Dissemination and Communication

Report new indicators for measuring the stage of transformation and success of policies

Report new indicators for measuring the stage of transformation and success of policies

Database with national and global scenarios, including quantification of multiple policy objectives

Database with national and global scenarios, including quantification of multiple policy objectives

Report on trade and implementation of carbon policies: leakage and competitiveness concerns

Report on trade and implementation of carbon policies: leakage and competitiveness concerns

Report on model harmonisation and development to represent multiple policy objectives

Report on model harmonisation and development to represent multiple policy objectives

Report on the effect of near-term climate and technology policies on carbon lock-in in major economies

Report on the effect of near-term climate and technology policies on carbon lock-in in major economies

Report on case studies assessing the effectiveness of existing policies

Report on case studies assessing the effectiveness of existing policies

Report on global low-carbon and sustainable development pathways

Report on global low-carbon and sustainable development pathways

Report on the impacts of current policies and pledges on 2020 and 2030 emissions

Report on the impacts of current policies and pledges on 2020 and 2030 emissions

Policy Brief on the climate and development gaps

Policy Brief on the climate and development gaps

CD-LINKS Summary for Policy Makers

CD-LINKS Summary for Policy Makers

Global climate stabilisation strategies based on country-specific low-carbon development pathways, including country-specific adaptation portfolios

Global climate stabilisation strategies based on country-specific low-carbon development pathways, including country-specific adaptation portfolios

Map of mitigation and adaptation strategies and implementation issues

Map of mitigation and adaptation strategies and implementation issues

Summary report on policy maker and stakeholder dialogue and capacity building activities

Summary report on policy maker and stakeholder dialogue and capacity building activities and final conference, including a presentation synthesising results from CD-LINKS project

Report on synergies and trade-offs between multiple policy objectives, with a focus on how national and local policy priorities and circumstances affect the interaction among the policy objectives

Report on synergies and trade-offs between multiple policy objectives, with a focus on how national and local policy priorities and circumstances affect the interaction among the policy objectives

Report on possible methods to evaluate short-term climate policies in the context of long-term objectives

Report on possible methods to evaluate short-term climate policies in the context of long-term objectives

Policy Brief on policy effectiveness of past and existing policies

Policy Brief on policy effectiveness of past and existing policies

Launch of web-based global mapping tool for policy visualisation and communication and web-based database for national and global low-carbon development pathways

Launch of web-based global mapping tool for policy visualisation and communication and web-based database for national and global low-carbon development pathways

CD-LINKS website

CD-LINKS website

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Publications

Transition towards a green economy in Europe: Innovation and knowledge integration in the renewable energy sector

Author(s): C. Conti, M.L. Mancusi, F. Sanna-Randaccio, R. Sestini, E. Verdolini
Published in: Research Policy, Issue 47/10, 2018, Page(s) 1996-2009, ISSN 0048-7333
DOI: 10.1016/j.respol.2018.07.007

Understanding the origin of Paris Agreement emission uncertainties

Author(s): Rogelj, Joeri; Fricko, Oliver; Meinshausen, Malte; Krey, Volker; Zilliacus, Johanna J. J.; Riahi, Keywan
Published in: Nature Communications, 8, Issue 9, 2017, ISSN 2041-1723
DOI: 10.3929/ethz-b-000192192

Interactions between global climate change strategies and local air pollution: lessons learnt from the expansion of the power sector in Brazil

Author(s): Joana Portugal-Pereira, Alexandre Koberle, André F. P. Lucena, Pedro R. R. Rochedo, Mariana Império, Ana Monteiro Carsalade, Roberto Schaeffer, Peter Rafaj
Published in: Climatic Change, Issue 148/1-2, 2018, Page(s) 293-309, ISSN 0165-0009
DOI: 10.1007/s10584-018-2193-3

Improving poverty and inequality modelling in climate research

Author(s): Narasimha D. Rao, Bas J. van Ruijven, Keywan Riahi, Valentina Bosetti
Published in: Nature Climate Change, Issue 7/12, 2017, Page(s) 857-862, ISSN 1758-678X
DOI: 10.1038/s41558-017-0004-x

Scenarios towards limiting global mean temperature increase below 1.5 °C

Author(s): Joeri Rogelj, Alexander Popp, Katherine V. Calvin, Gunnar Luderer, Johannes Emmerling, David Gernaat, Shinichiro Fujimori, Jessica Strefler, Tomoko Hasegawa, Giacomo Marangoni, Volker Krey, Elmar Kriegler, Keywan Riahi, Detlef P. van Vuuren, Jonathan Doelman, Laurent Drouet, Jae Edmonds, Oliver Fricko, Mathijs Harmsen, Petr Havlík, Florian Humpenöder, Elke Stehfest, Massimo Tavoni
Published in: Nature Climate Change, Issue 8/4, 2018, Page(s) 325-332, ISSN 1758-678X
DOI: 10.1038/s41558-018-0091-3

Residual fossil CO2 emissions in 1.5–2 °C pathways

Author(s): Gunnar Luderer, Zoi Vrontisi, Christoph Bertram, Oreane Y. Edelenbosch, Robert C. Pietzcker, Joeri Rogelj, Harmen Sytze De Boer, Laurent Drouet, Johannes Emmerling, Oliver Fricko, Shinichiro Fujimori, Petr Havlík, Gokul Iyer, Kimon Keramidas, Alban Kitous, Michaja Pehl, Volker Krey, Keywan Riahi, Bert Saveyn, Massimo Tavoni, Detlef P. Van Vuuren, Elmar Kriegler
Published in: Nature Climate Change, Issue 8/7, 2018, Page(s) 626-633, ISSN 1758-678X
DOI: 10.1038/s41558-018-0198-6

The power of light: socio-economic and environmental implications of a rural electrification program in Brazil

Author(s): Paula Borges da Silveira Bezerra, Camila Ludovique Callegari, Aline Ribas, André F P Lucena, Joana Portugal-Pereira, Alexandre Koberle, Alexandre Szklo, Roberto Schaeffer
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, Issue 12/9, 2016, Page(s) 095004, ISSN 1748-9326
DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aa7bdd

Pathways limiting warming to 1.5°C: a tale of turning around in no time?

Author(s): Elmar Kriegler, Gunnar Luderer, Nico Bauer, Lavinia Baumstark, Shinichiro Fujimori, Alexander Popp, Joeri Rogelj, Jessica Strefler, Detlef P. van Vuuren
Published in: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, Issue 376/2119, 2018, Page(s) 20160457, ISSN 1364-503X
DOI: 10.1098/rsta.2016.0457

China's Green Lights Program: A review and assessment

Author(s): Fei Guo, Shonali Pachauri
Published in: Energy Policy, Issue 110, 2017, Page(s) 31-39, ISSN 0301-4215
DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2017.08.002

India in 2 °C and well below 2 °C worlds: Opportunities and challenges

Author(s): Saritha S. Vishwanathan, Amit Garg, Vineet Tiwari, P. R. Shukla
Published in: Carbon Management, 2018, Page(s) 1-21, ISSN 1758-3004
DOI: 10.1080/17583004.2018.1476588

Decomposing Air Pollutant Emissions in Asia: Determinants and Projections

Author(s): Peter Rafaj, Markus Amann
Published in: Energies, Issue 11/5, 2018, Page(s) 1299, ISSN 1996-1073
DOI: 10.3390/en11051299

Energy investment needs for fulfilling the Paris Agreement and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Author(s): David L. McCollum, Wenji Zhou, Christoph Bertram, Harmen-Sytze de Boer, Valentina Bosetti, Sebastian Busch, Jacques Després, Laurent Drouet, Johannes Emmerling, Marianne Fay, Oliver Fricko, Shinichiro Fujimori, Matthew Gidden, Mathijs Harmsen, Daniel Huppmann, Gokul Iyer, Volker Krey, Elmar Kriegler, Claire Nicolas, Shonali Pachauri, Simon Parkinson, Miguel Poblete-Cazenave, Peter Rafaj, Narasimh
Published in: Nature Energy, Issue 3/7, 2018, Page(s) 589-599, ISSN 2058-7546
DOI: 10.1038/s41560-018-0179-z

The threat of political bargaining to climate mitigation in Brazil

Author(s): Pedro R. R. Rochedo, Britaldo Soares-Filho, Roberto Schaeffer, Eduardo Viola, Alexandre Szklo, André F. P. Lucena, Alexandre Koberle, Juliana Leroy Davis, Raoni Rajão, Regis Rathmann
Published in: Nature Climate Change, Issue 8/8, 2018, Page(s) 695-698, ISSN 1758-678X
DOI: 10.1038/s41558-018-0213-y

Comparing electricity transitions: A historical analysis of nuclear, wind and solar power in Germany and Japan

Author(s): Aleh Cherp, Vadim Vinichenko, Jessica Jewell, Masahiro Suzuki, Miklós Antal
Published in: Energy Policy, Issue 101, 2017, Page(s) 612-628, ISSN 0301-4215
DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2016.10.044

Paris Agreement climate proposals need a boost to keep warming well below 2 °C

Author(s): Joeri Rogelj, Michel den Elzen, Niklas Höhne, Taryn Fransen, Hanna Fekete, Harald Winkler, Roberto Schaeffer, Fu Sha, Keywan Riahi, Malte Meinshausen
Published in: Nature, Issue 534/7609, 2016, Page(s) 631-639, ISSN 0028-0836
DOI: 10.1038/nature18307

Energy sector water use implications of a 2 °C climate policy

Author(s): Oliver Fricko, Simon C Parkinson, Nils Johnson, Manfred Strubegger, Michelle TH van Vliet, Keywan Riahi
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, Issue 11/3, 2016, Page(s) 034011, ISSN 1748-9326
DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/3/034011

Can the Green Economy deliver it all? Experiences of renewable energy policies with socio-economic objectives

Author(s): Michael Pahle, Shonali Pachauri, Karoline Steinbacher
Published in: Applied Energy, Issue 179, 2016, Page(s) 1331-1341, ISSN 0306-2619
DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2016.06.073

Energy access and living standards: some observations on recent trends

Author(s): Narasimha D Rao, Shonali Pachauri
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, Issue 12/2, 2017, Page(s) 025011, ISSN 1748-9326
DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aa5b0d

2 °C and SDGs: united they stand, divided they fall?

Author(s): Christoph von Stechow, Jan C Minx, Keywan Riahi, Jessica Jewell, David L McCollum, Max W Callaghan, Christoph Bertram, Gunnar Luderer, Giovanni Baiocchi
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, Issue 11/3, 2016, Page(s) 034022, ISSN 1748-9326
DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/3/034022

Committed sea-level rise under the Paris Agreement and the legacy of delayed mitigation action

Author(s): Matthias Mengel, Alexander Nauels, Joeri Rogelj, Carl-Friedrich Schleussner
Published in: Nature Communications, Issue 9/1, 2018, ISSN 2041-1723
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-02985-8

pyam: a Python Package for the Analysis and Visualization of Models of the Interaction of Climate, Human, and Environmental Systems

Author(s): Matthew Gidden, Daniel Huppmann
Published in: Journal of Open Source Software, Issue 4/33, 2019, Page(s) 1095, ISSN 2475-9066
DOI: 10.21105/joss.01095

The international technological nuclear cooperation landscape: A new dataset and network analysis

Author(s): Jessica Jewell, Marta Vetier, Daniel Garcia-Cabrera
Published in: Energy Policy, Issue 128, 2019, Page(s) 838-852, ISSN 0301-4215
DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2018.12.024

A multi-model assessment of food security implications of climate change mitigation

Author(s): Shinichiro Fujimori, Tomoko Hasegawa, Volker Krey, Keywan Riahi, Christoph Bertram, Benjamin Leon Bodirsky, Valentina Bosetti, Jessica Callen, Jacques Després, Jonathan Doelman, Laurent Drouet, Johannes Emmerling, Stefan Frank, Oliver Fricko, Petr Havlik, Florian Humpenöder, Jason F. L. Koopman, Hans van Meijl, Yuki Ochi, Alexander Popp, Andreas Schmitz, Kiyoshi Takahashi, Detlef van Vuuren
Published in: Nature Sustainability, Issue 2/5, 2019, Page(s) 386-396, ISSN 2398-9629
DOI: 10.1038/s41893-019-0286-2

National climate change mitigation legislation, strategy and targets: a global update

Author(s): Gabriela Iacobuta, Navroz K. Dubash, Prabhat Upadhyaya, Mekdelawit Deribe, Niklas Höhne
Published in: Climate Policy, Issue 18/9, 2018, Page(s) 1114-1132, ISSN 1469-3062
DOI: 10.1080/14693062.2018.1489772

Structural change as a key component for agricultural non-CO2 mitigation efforts

Author(s): Stefan Frank, Robert Beach, Petr Havlík, Hugo Valin, Mario Herrero, Aline Mosnier, Tomoko Hasegawa, Jared Creason, Shaun Ragnauth, Michael Obersteiner
Published in: Nature Communications, Issue 9/1, 2018, ISSN 2041-1723
DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-03489-1

Early transformation of the Chinese power sector to avoid additional coal lock-in

Author(s): Huan Wang, Wenying Chen, Christoph Bertram, Aman Malik, Elmar Kriegler, Gunnar Luderer, Jacques Després, Kejun Jiang, Volker Krey
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, Issue 15/2, 2020, Page(s) 024007, ISSN 1748-9326
DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ab5d99

Integrating techno-economic, socio-technical and political perspectives on national energy transitions: A meta-theoretical framework

Author(s): Aleh Cherp, Vadim Vinichenko, Jessica Jewell, Elina Brutschin, Benjamin Sovacool
Published in: Energy Research & Social Science, Issue 37, 2018, Page(s) 175-190, ISSN 2214-6296
DOI: 10.1016/j.erss.2017.09.015

Connecting the sustainable development goals by their energy inter-linkages

Author(s): David L McCollum, Luis Gomez Echeverri, Sebastian Busch, Shonali Pachauri, Simon Parkinson, Joeri Rogelj, Volker Krey, Jan C Minx, Måns Nilsson, Anne-Sophie Stevance, Keywan Riahi
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, Issue 13/3, 2018, Page(s) 033006, ISSN 1748-9326
DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aaafe3

Mapping interactions between the sustainable development goals: lessons learned and ways forward

Author(s): Måns Nilsson, Elinor Chisholm, David Griggs, Philippa Howden-Chapman, David McCollum, Peter Messerli, Barbara Neumann, Anne-Sophie Stevance, Martin Visbeck, Mark Stafford-Smith
Published in: Sustainability Science, Issue 13/6, 2018, Page(s) 1489-1503, ISSN 1862-4065
DOI: 10.1007/s11625-018-0604-z

A comparison of low carbon investment needs between China and Europe in stringent climate policy scenarios

Author(s): Wenji Zhou, David L McCollum, Oliver Fricko, Matthew Gidden, Daniel Huppmann, Volker Krey, Keywan Riahi
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, Issue 14/5, 2019, Page(s) 054017, ISSN 1748-9326
DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ab0dd8

Looking under the hood: A comparison of techno-economic assumptions across national and global integrated assessment models

Author(s): Volker Krey, Fei Guo, Peter Kolp, Wenji Zhou, Roberto Schaeffer, Aayushi Awasthy, Christoph Bertram, Harmen-Sytze de Boer, Panagiotis Fragkos, Shinichiro Fujimori, Chenmin He, Gokul Iyer, Kimon Keramidas, Alexandre C. Köberle, Ken Oshiro, Lara Aleluia Reis, Bianka Shoai-Tehrani, Saritha Vishwanathan, Pantelis Capros, Laurent Drouet, James E. Edmonds, Amit Garg, David E.H.J. Gernaat, Kejun Jiang,
Published in: Energy, Issue 172, 2019, Page(s) 1254-1267, ISSN 0360-5442
DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2018.12.131

Balancing clean water-climate change mitigation trade-offs

Author(s): Simon Parkinson, Volker Krey, Daniel Huppmann, Taher Kahil, David McCollum, Oliver Fricko, Edward Byers, Matthew J Gidden, Beatriz Mayor, Zarrar Khan, Catherine Raptis, Narasimha D Rao, Nils Johnson, Yoshihide Wada, Ned Djilali, Keywan Riahi
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, Issue 14/1, 2019, Page(s) 014009, ISSN 1748-9326
DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aaf2a3

Assessing the impacts of 1.5 °C global warming – simulation protocol of the Inter-Sectoral Impact Model Intercomparison Project (ISIMIP2b)

Author(s): Katja Frieler, Stefan Lange, Franziska Piontek, Christopher P. O. Reyer, Jacob Schewe, Lila Warszawski, Fang Zhao, Louise Chini, Sebastien Denvil, Kerry Emanuel, Tobias Geiger, Kate Halladay, George Hurtt, Matthias Mengel, Daisuke Murakami, Sebastian Ostberg, Alexander Popp, Riccardo Riva, Miodrag Stevanovic, Tatsuo Suzuki, Jan Volkholz, Eleanor Burke, Philippe Ciais, Kristie Ebi, Tyler D. Eddy, J
Published in: Geoscientific Model Development, Issue 10/12, 2017, Page(s) 4321-4345, ISSN 1991-9603
DOI: 10.5194/gmd-10-4321-2017

Mid-century emission pathways in Japan associated with the global 2 °C goal: national and global models’ assessments based on carbon budgets

Author(s): Ken Oshiro, Keii Gi, Shinichiro Fujimori, Heleen L. van Soest, Christoph Bertram, Jacques Després, Toshihiko Masui, Pedro Rochedo, Mark Roelfsema, Zoi Vrontisi
Published in: Climatic Change, 2019, ISSN 0165-0009
DOI: 10.1007/s10584-019-02490-x

US energy system transitions under cumulative emissions budgets

Author(s): Felipe Feijoo, Gokul Iyer, Matthew Binsted, James Edmonds
Published in: Climatic Change, 2020, ISSN 0165-0009
DOI: 10.1007/s10584-020-02670-0

Are the G20 economies making enough progress to meet their NDC targets?

Author(s): Michel den Elzen, Takeshi Kuramochi, Niklas Höhne, Jasmin Cantzler, Kendall Esmeijer, Hanna Fekete, Taryn Fransen, Kimon Keramidas, Mark Roelfsema, Fu Sha, Heleen van Soest, Toon Vandyck
Published in: Energy Policy, Issue 126, 2019, Page(s) 238-250, ISSN 0301-4215
DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2018.11.027

Analysing interactions among Sustainable Development Goals with Integrated Assessment Models

Author(s): Heleen L. van Soest, Detlef P. van Vuuren, Jérôme Hilaire, Jan C. Minx, Mathijs J.H.M. Harmsen, Volker Krey, Alexander Popp, Keywan Riahi, Gunnar Luderer
Published in: Global Transitions, Issue 1, 2019, Page(s) 210-225, ISSN 2589-7918
DOI: 10.1016/j.glt.2019.10.004

Reducing global GHG emissions by replicating successful sector examples: the ‘good practice policies’ scenario

Author(s): Mark Roelfsema, Hanna Fekete, Niklas Höhne, Michel den Elzen, Nicklas Forsell, Takeshi Kuramochi, Heleen de Coninck, Detlef P. van Vuuren
Published in: Climate Policy, Issue 18/9, 2018, Page(s) 1103-1113, ISSN 1469-3062
DOI: 10.1080/14693062.2018.1481356

Low-emission pathways in 11 major economies: comparison of cost-optimal pathways and Paris climate proposals

Author(s): Heleen L. van Soest, Lara Aleluia Reis, Laurent Drouet, Detlef P. van Vuuren, Michel G. J. den Elzen, Massimo Tavoni, Keigo Akimoto, Katherine V. Calvin, Panagiotis Fragkos, Alban Kitous, Gunnar Luderer, Keywan Riahi
Published in: Climatic Change, Issue 142/3-4, 2017, Page(s) 491-504, ISSN 0165-0009
DOI: 10.1007/s10584-017-1964-6

Discounting and the representative median agent

Author(s): Johannes Emmerling, Ben Groom, Tanja Wettingfeld
Published in: Economics Letters, Issue 161, 2017, Page(s) 78-81, ISSN 0165-1765
DOI: 10.1016/j.econlet.2017.09.031

Inclusive climate change mitigation and food security policy under 1.5 °C climate goal

Author(s): Shinichiro Fujimori, Tomoko Hasegawa, Joeri Rogelj, Xuanming Su, Petr Havlik, Volker Krey, Kiyoshi Takahashi, Keywan Riahi
Published in: Environmental Research Letters, Issue 13/7, 2018, Page(s) 074033, ISSN 1748-9326
DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aad0f7

Future Global Air Quality Indices under Different Socioeconomic and Climate Assumptions

Author(s): Lara Reis, Laurent Drouet, Rita Dingenen, Johannes Emmerling
Published in: Sustainability, Issue 10/10, 2018, Page(s) 3645, ISSN 2071-1050
DOI: 10.3390/su10103645

Modeling of power sector decarbonization in China: comparisons of early and delayed mitigation towards 2-degree target

Author(s): Huan Wang, Wenying Chen, Hongjun Zhang, Nan Li
Published in: Climatic Change, 2020, ISSN 0165-0009
DOI: 10.1007/s10584-019-02485-8

Energy system transition and macroeconomic impacts of a European decarbonization action towards a below 2 °C climate stabilization

Author(s): Zoi Vrontisi, Kostas Fragkiadakis, Maria Kannavou, Pantelis Capros
Published in: Climatic Change, 2019, ISSN 0165-0009
DOI: 10.1007/s10584-019-02440-7

Implications of various effort-sharing approaches for national carbon budgets and emission pathways

Author(s): Nicole J. van den Berg, Heleen L. van Soest, Andries F. Hof, Michel G. J. den Elzen, Detlef P. van Vuuren, Wenying Chen, Laurent Drouet, Johannes Emmerling, Shinichiro Fujimori, Niklas Höhne, Alexandre C. Kõberle, David McCollum, Roberto Schaeffer, Swapnil Shekhar, Saritha Sudharmma Vishwanathan, Zoi Vrontisi, Kornelis Blok
Published in: Climatic Change, 2019, ISSN 0165-0009
DOI: 10.1007/s10584-019-02368-y

Author Correction: Country-level social cost of carbon

Author(s): Katharine Ricke, Laurent Drouet, Ken Caldeira, Massimo Tavoni
Published in: Nature Climate Change, Issue 9/7, 2019, Page(s) 567-567, ISSN 1758-678X
DOI: 10.1038/s41558-019-0455-3

Connecting the Sustainable Development Goals by their energy inter-linkages

Author(s): McCollum, D.; Gomez Echeverri, L.; Busch, S.; Pachauri, S.; Parkinson, S.; Rogelj, J.; Krey, V.; Riahi, K.; Nilsson, M.; Stevance, A.-S.
Published in: IIASA Working Paper, Issue 8, 2017

Welfare As Simple(X) Equity Equivalents

Author(s): Looc Berger, Johannes Emmerling
Published in: SSRN Electronic Journal, 2017, ISSN 2037-1209
DOI: 10.2139/ssrn.2947601