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Now Available: GIZ – Webinar on GHG Emission Inventory in the Transport Sector

Now Available: GIZ – Webinar on GHG Emission Inventory in the Transport Sector

Should countries choose a bottom-up approach for their inventory model to measure transport emission? What are the main data requirements and can developing countries fulfill them? What are the benefits of using bottom-up greenhouse gas (GHG) approaches, which require so much data and seem to be much more time consuming? […]

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Developing countries and energy efficiency potential: Strategies for low-carbon development after the Paris Agreement

Written by Pierre Langlois, P. Eng, President, Econoler and Audrey Yank, Jr. Eng, M.Sc., Technical Expert, Econoler, as a special feature for the International Partnership for Energy Efficiency Cooperation (IPEEC). Just before the COP22 was held in Marrakech, the Paris Agreement entered into force. The agreement calls for a shift […]

Informational Webinar on New Training Programme on Greenhouse Gases

Informational Webinar on New Training Programme on Greenhouse Gases

Join UNFCCC Webinar 26 April The secretariat of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is hosting a webinar on UNFCCC-GIR-CASTT – a professional training programme on greenhouse gas (GHG) inventories for developing national experts from developing countries, which seeks to strengthen the GHG knowledge base – on Wednesday 26 […]

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Renewables Hold Great Promise for Philippines

The following contribution to NAMA News was submitted by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). IRENA recommends concrete actions for renewable energy deployment Renewable energy sector policy making and institutional evolution can support maintaining Philippines’ development momentum and allow it to achieve energy independence, according to a new report released […]

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Tunisian NAMA Proposal Developed by Ecofys Secures Funding

By Noémie Klein, Ecofys The NAMA Facility has pre-selected the Tunisian Building NAMA proposal “Scaling-up Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in the Building Sector” to receive funding for the Detailed Preparation Phase as its part of its 4th call for projects funding. The Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) proposal was […]

Registration Now Open For New UNFCCC Online Knowledge-Sharing Dialogue

Registration Now Open For New UNFCCC Online Knowledge-Sharing Dialogue

St. Lucia to share NDC implementation highlights on 13 April The secretariat of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is hosting a 30-minute webinar on the climate action plan – called nationally determined contribution (NDC) – of St. Lucia on Thursday 13 April at 16:00 CET (10:00 EST). […]