Search Results: Generic Example

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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


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


LED Lighting

While CFL (compact fluorescent light) light bulbs have been put forward as the environmentally friendly energy efficient alternative to traditional…

Climate & Air | Energy | Technical Option | Generic Example


Carbon Tax

The aim of a carbon tax is to reduce carbon emissions. A carbon tax seeks to incorporate the cost of…

Climate | Energy | Non-Technical Option | Generic Example


Congestion Charging

Congestion charging is a non-technical measure involving a system of charging users of a transport network in periods of peak…

Climate & Air | Transport | Non-Technical Option | Generic Example


Housing Insulation

Insulation as a policy measure to reduce heat loss and save on energy costs is receiving increased attention over recent…

Energy | Non-Technical Option | Generic Example


Emissions Trading

Emissions trading is a market based instrument. Emissions trading schemes can take one of two forms:  cap-and-trade, whereby the total…

Climate & Air | Energy | Non-Technical Option | Generic Example


Quality Bus Corridor (QBC) or Bus Rapid Transit (BRT)

In many urban areas, political and infrastructural restrictions have limited the feasibility of road pricing as a response to urban…

Climate & Air | Transport | Non-Technical Option | Generic Example