Navigating the numbers: greenhouse gas data and international climate policy.

Author(s) : WRI, BAUMERT K. A., HERZOG T., PERSHING J.

Type of monograph: Report

Summary

This report examines greenhouse gas emissions at the global, national, sectoral, and fuel levels and identifies implications of the data for international cooperation of global climate change. Emissions are assessed within the broader socio-economic context faced by countries, including factors such as economic output, population size, trade, investment, and sectoral structure. Extract from the table of contents: country-based data and indicators (greenhouse gas emissions and trends; emissions projections; per capita emissions; emissions intensity; cumulative emissions; socio-economic development; energy and fuels; international trade); sector-based data and indicators (sectoral emissions and international cooperation; electricity and heat; transport; industry; buildings; agriculture; waste; land-use change and forestry).

Details

  • Original title: Navigating the numbers: greenhouse gas data and international climate policy.
  • Record ID : 2006-1020
  • Languages: English
  • Subject: Regulation, Environment, General information
  • Publication: Wri (world resources institute) - United states/United states
  • Publication date: 2005
  • ISBN: 1569735999
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.