Adaptation of the energy system to climate change

Client: European Environment Agency Implementation period: 2017 - 2018 (Ongoing) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Energy Policy||Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience Experts:  Matthew Smith How resilient is the European energy system to future climate change? This project aims to address a perceived gap in the consideration of climate change adaptation in energy policy and in investments…

Assessing the state-of-play of climate finance tracking in Europe

Client: European Environment Agency Implementation period: 2016 - 2017 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Finance Experts:  Lisa Eichler, Koen Rademaekers, Carmen van den Berg, Jeroen van der Laan, Hans Bolscher What is the state-of-play of climate finance tracking in Europe? The transition to a low-carbon and climate-resilient economy requires an unprecedented redirection of social…

Study to support the Evaluation of the EU Adaptation Strategy

Client: EC - DG Climate Implementation period: 2017 - 2018 (Ongoing) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience Experts:  Laura Baroni, Matthew Smith, Lisa Eichler Is the EU Adaptation Strategy meeting its objectives? Climate change will have a range of impacts upon the EU which require action to increase resilience and adapt to…

Climate finance for the ENPI South region

Client: WS Atkins International Limited Implementation period: 2016 - 2016 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia Theme:  Climate Change, Climate Finance Topic: Climate Finance Experts:  Elske Veenstra Handbook on accessing climate finance for the ENPI South region Climatekos and Trinomics have written a handbook to support countries in the South region of the…

Case studies of synergies between adaptation and mitigation approaches in urban areas

Client: European Environment Agency Implementation period: 2015 - 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience, Climate Change Mitigation Experts:  Lisa Eichler Can innovative approaches on city-level achieve synergies in tackling both climate change mitigation and adaptation goals? This work supported the development of EEA’s 2016 report on ‘Adaptation in urban areas’.…

Shifting private finance towards climate-friendly investments

Client: EC - DG Climate Implementation period: 2014 - 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union, Global Theme:  Climate Change, Energy Topic: Climate Finance, Climate Change Mitigation, Renewable Energy Experts:  Lisa Eichler, Rob Williams The current share of climate-friendly assets in the portfolios of EU institutional investors is tiny (at best between 1-2%) - What policy tools can help shift…

Defining a pilot modelling approach on estimating the direct and indirect socio-economic impacts of climate extreme events

Client: EC – DG Climate Implementation period: 2014 - 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Lisa Eichler How can we measure direct and indirect socio-economic impacts of future climate extreme events? This study developed a pilot approach to assess potential economic vulnerabilities to climate extremes across economic…

Strengthening the EU disaster management capacity: Good practices in disaster prevention

Client: European Commission – DG ECHO Implementation period: 2012 - 2013 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Lisa Eichler, What can we learn from good practices in disaster risk management across Europe? The study was set out with three main goals: (1) to compile an inventory of good…

Study on the Macroeconomics of Energy and Climate Policies

Client: European Commission – DG Energy Implementation period: 2016 - 2016 (Ongoing) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Energy Topic: Renewable Energy||Energy Efficiency||Energy Markets||Energy Policy||Climate Change Mitigation||Climate Change Policy and Strategy Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Jeroen van der Laan, Lisa Eichler, Onne Hoogland How can we best model the interactions of European energy and climate policy within the real economy? This…

Estimating private climate finance mobilised by France’s climate finance interventions

Client: French Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Economy Implementation period: 2015 - 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Global, France Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Finance, Climate Change Mitigation, Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience Experts:  Hans Bolscher, Elske Veenstra How did France perform in leveraging private climate finance as a result of French public sector interventions? In addressing the challenges…