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EU Climate Policy - Insights and Interactions

The final policy brief of the ENTRACTE project offers insights relating to the future of European climate policy. The piece…


Future Climate Policy Brief - Challenges and Choices

This first policy brief of the ENTRACTE project considers three fundamental challenges for the future of European climate policy. Specifically,…

Analysis


ENTRACTE-CECILIA2050 Climate Policy Workshop

In September 2013, a group of participants in the European climate policy process gathered in Dublin for a two-day workshop…

Analysis


National Environmental Data Map Ireland

The national environmental data map (NED-Map) was generated as part of a scoping study for NESC in 2013 in regard…

Analysis


Solid Fuel Regulation

The ban on the marketing, sale and distribution of bituminous fuel (or ‘smoky coal ban’) was first introduced in Dublin…

Air | Non-Technical Option | Specific Example


N-ETS 2020 - Ireland’s Non-Traded Sector Target (extended version)

This report presents a first round analysis of the abatement potentials and costs in repsect of Ireland's Non-ETS target using…

Measures | Analysis


A technical assessment of incorporating correction and flexibility mechanisms into the GP Revision

This report of the TFEIP ad hoc group on flexibilities builds on earlier research in this area to consider the…

Methodologies | Measures | Analysis


Building Energy Rating

From January 1st, 2009, a Building Energy Rating (BER) certificate became compulsory for all homes being sold or offered for…

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


Climate, Air and Energy 2010 (2010 Report)

 Since the last climate and energy report (Spring 2009), the single biggest issue on the climate agenda was the COP-15…


Voluntary Carbon Standards

A 2010 report by the World Bank (2010) valued the global carbon market at $143 billion in 2009. Within the…

Agriculture | Climate | Energy | Land Use | Transport | Waste | Non-Technical Option | Generic Example