All Policy Measures

30 items found

Animal House Adaptation

Through modifying the design of animal houses it is possible to prevent or reduce emissions of NH3. This is achieved…

Agriculture | Technical Option | Generic Example


Low Nitrogen Feed (LNF)

Low nitrogen feed (LNF) is a measure aimed at reducing ammonia (NH3) emissions amongst animal livestock numbers. Essentially the lower…

Agriculture | Technical Option | Generic Example


Flue Gas Desulphurisation (FGD)

Flue gas desulphurisation (FGD) is a technology used to remove sulphur dioxide (SO2) from the exhaust flue gases of fossil…

Energy | Technical Option | Generic Example


Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR)

Exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) is a nitrogen oxide (NOX) emission reduction technique used in petrol and diesel internal combustion engines.…

Energy | Transport | Technical Option | Generic Example


Selective Non-Catalytic Reduction (SNCR)

Selective Non-Catalytic Reduction (SNCR) is a method to reduce nitrogen oxide emissions in conventional power plants that burn biomass, waste…

Energy | Technical Option | Generic Example


Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR)

Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) is a means of converting nitrogen oxides (NOX) with the aid of a catalyst into nitrogen…

Energy | Transport | Technical Option | Generic Example


Catalytic Converter

A catalytic converter is a technology employed to reduce end-of-pipe emissions from the internal combustion engine. The converter functions by…

Transport | Technical Option | Generic Example


Euro standards

European emission standards for road vehicles are set in order to define the acceptable levels of exhaust emissions for new…

Climate & Air | Transport | Technical Option | Specific Example


Vehicle CO2 efficiency standards

Although there are no technical mobile abatement options for CO2 emissions, there are efficiency standards for CO2. European legislation is…

Climate | Transport | Technical Option | Specific Example


Transit Oriented Development & Development Oriented Transport

Transit (i.e. public transport) Oriented Development (TOD) and Development Oriented Transit (DOT) are two policy measures which complement one another.…

Land Use | Transport | Non-Technical Option | Generic Example