Sep 01, 2006 — Feb 28, 2009
Project partners: Ente Nazionale per le Nuove Tecnologie, l’Energia e l’Ambiente (ENEA); Institute of environmental sciences, Leiden University (CML);Swedish Environmental Research Institute (IVL);Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy (WI);Division of Technology, Industry and Economics - United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP);Institute for Environment and Sustainability (JRC IES);School of Chemical Engineering Analytical Science – University of ...
General project coordinator: Prof. Paul Ekins, ...
Jul 01, 2006 — Sep 30, 2009
Project partners: Paul Ekins, Professor of Energy and Environment Policy, Department of Geography, King's College LondonBernd Meyer, Gesellschaft für Wirtschaftliche Strukturforschung, University OsnabrückTerry Barker, Cambridge Econometrics, Cambridge UniversityStefan Giljum, Stefan Speck, Sustainable Europe Research Institute, ViennaPetr Sauer, University of Economics, Prague
Nov 15, 2007 — Apr 15, 2008
Project partners: Adelphi Research
Apr 01, 2013 — May 30, 2015
In light of the increasing scarcity of resources and the resulting consequences the need to improve resource efficiency and to reduce resource consumption grows. So far, regulatory instruments are the main means to control resource consumption. Economic instruments are being used only in the areas of energy and transport. The research project aims at developing specific suggestions for the use of economic instruments or combinations of economic instruments for the improvement of resource ...
Jan 01, 2012 — Mar 31, 2012
Environmental catastrophes and forecasts of climate change implications illustrate the risks that are evoked by resource-intensive and environmentally harmful economic models. This is why a transition towards “green growth” is increasingly called for. Environmental technologies are being seen as the motor for an environmentally friendly and sustainable economy. With the due willingness to invest, positive growth and employment effects can be generated so that climate and environment ...
May 01, 2013 — Sep 30, 2013
The transition to a Green Economy is linked to hopes for the generation of additional Green Jobs. Existing empirical evidence on possible employment effects of a Green Economy, in particular in developing countries, is still limited, however. Existing studies are focused on projecting future employment growth. A number of assessments arrive at highly optimistic estimates regarding the number of additional jobs, which the transition to a Green Economy may generate. The UNEP Green Economy Report ...
Oct 01, 2008 — Sep 30, 2009
Project partners: Adelphi Research
Oct 01, 2010 — Sep 30, 2013
Projektpartner:Zentrum für Europäische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW), Fraunhofer-Institut für System- und Innovationsforschung (ISI)
Jan 15, 2012 — May 31, 2015
Project partners: Ecologic; European School of Governance (EuSG); Gesellschaft für Wirtschaftliche Strukturforschung (GWS); Institut für Ökologische Wirtschaftsforschung (IÖW); Öko-Institut; Wuppertal-Institut
Jul 01, 2011 — Sep 30, 2011
In the light of the upcoming Rio 2012 UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20), the study explores the stances of European civil society actors on issues related to the Green Economy as part of Sustainable Development. For that purpose, the study discusses the most important streams of debate related to the Green Economy within the context of sustainable development and aims at identifying different discourse within them. Furthermore, it analyses which issues are considered most ...
Oct 01, 2010 — Dec 31, 2010
Project Partner:Green Budget Germany