Environment & Climate Change

16 Items

Presentation - Harvard Project on Climate Agreements, Belfer Center

Beyond Kyoto: An Economic Perspective on International Climate Policy

| September 16, 2011

Harvard Project on Climate Agreements Director Robert N. Stavins delivered a featured address at the Institute of International and European Affairs, Ireland's leading think tank on international affairs, on September 16, 2011, in Dublin. As preparations for the next round of crucial climate negotiations in Durban, South Africa, commence, Stavins discussed the prospects for the negotiations; the future of climate action beyond the Kyoto Protocol, which expires in 2012; and the economics of climate change policy.


Challenges of Integrating the Advancement of Coal Gasification Technology and CO2 Capture Storage (CCS) Technology

| February 15, 2008

Invited Presentation in Symposium on "Coal Gasification: Myths, Challenges, and Opportunities" American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Annual Meeting, February 15, 2008, Boston, MA.


Linking Tradable Permit Systems: Opportunities, Implications, and Challenges

| December 10, 2007

Project Co-Director Robert Stavins and Analysis Group Inc.'s Judson Jaffe spoke at an International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)–sponsored side event at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bali, Indonesia. They presented their new report on linking greenhouse gas emissions trading systems, which was also sponsored by IETA.

Presentation - Harvard Project on Climate Agreements, Belfer Center

Architectures for Agreement: Issues and Options for Post-2012 International Climate Change Policy

| December 10, 2007

Project Co-Directors Joseph Aldy and Robert Stavins, along with Carlo Carraro of the University of Venice and Resources for the Future's William Pizer, spoke at a Project-sponsored side event at the 13th United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Bali, Indonesia.

Presentation - International Emissions Trading Association

Linking Tradable Permit Systems: Opportunities, Challenges, and Implications

| September 27, 2007

Professor Stavins' presentation at the 7th IETA Forum on the State and Development of the Greenhouse Gas Market described tradable permit systems and linkage among them that allows emission reduction efforts to be redistributed across systems. He notes that linkage may become the de jure or de facto post-2012 international policy architecture.

Presentation - Energy Technology Innovation Policy Project, Belfer Center

Passenger Vehicle Emissions in China, and an Analysis of Possible Mitigating Policy Options

February 27, 2007

The Energy Technology Innovation Policy research group (ETIP) seeks to combat global warming and climate change by promoting strategies for efficient energy technologies in China, India, and the United States, such as advanced coal technologies, carbon capture and storage (CCS), and advanced vehicle technologies.