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Financing Global Climate Change Mitigation

Economic Commission for Europe
Format
Book; Government Document
Published
New York ; Geneva : United Nations, 2010.
Language
English
Series
ECE energy series
ISBN
9789211170177 (pbk.), 9211170176 (pbk.)
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Summary
This publication addresses the massive investments that will be required in addition to the mobilization of substantial new financial resources that will be needed in order to continue the fight on global climate change. The first part provides a review of the existing mechanisms that channel funds to energy efficiency and renewable energy (EERE) projects and understand the success factors in designing EERE financing mechanisms. The second provides a review of the technical, economic, and regulatory conditions in each region and a summary of main activities undertaken by national governments and international institutions, with a particular regard to the work of the UN regional commissions.--Publisher's description.
Contents
  • Energy efficiency and renewable energy (EERE)
  • Selected mechanisms and sources of financing
  • Complementary technical assistance programmes
  • Creating effective financing mechanisms
  • The ECE region
  • The ESCAP region
  • The ECLAC region
  • The ECA region
  • The ESCWA region
  • Conclusions.
Description
xiv, 159 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
Notes
  • "United Nations publication Sales No. E.10. II. E.1"--T.p. verso.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [151]-159).
Series Statement
ECE energy series, 1014-7225 ; no. 37
ECE energy series no. 37
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