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Energy and Environmental Programme (Royal Institute of International Affairs)

Overview
Works: 69 works in 210 publications in 3 languages and 7,306 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Other, Editor, Publisher, isb
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Most widely held works by Energy and Environmental Programme (Royal Institute of International Affairs)
International trade and climate change policies by Duncan Brack( )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recoge:Comercio internacional y cambio de políticas; Precios y comercio en el sector energético; Impuestos internacionales y flexibilidad de inversiones; Medidas comerciales y protocolo de Kyoto
The Kyoto Protocol : a guide and assessment by Michael Grubb( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work provides a detailed discussion on the historyţerms and implications of the Kyoto Protocol 1997. Ìt eÎplains the meaning of provision on emissions trading and other fleÎibility mechanismsa̧nd provides a quantitative analysis using the Energy and Environment Programme's emissions trading model. Ìt also contains the full teÎt of the Kyoto Protocol and developments at the 4th Conference of the Parties in December 1998
The greening of Machiavelli : the evolution of international environmental politics by Tony Brenton( Book )

7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This survey analyzes the last 25 years of international negotiation on environmental issues. Covering the Stockholm Conference of 1972 and the subsequent establishment of the United Nations Environment Programme, it describes conferences, negotiations and agreements to the present day. The author examines the key forces at work - such as national self-interest and industrial and NGO concerns - in such negotiations as the North Sea Agreements and EC environmental co-operation. The text concludes with a review of the prospects for meaningful future agreements
Energy policies and the greenhouse effect by Michael Grubb( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Energy and Environmental Programme - Cover.; v.2 by Michael Grubb and others.; Includes bibliographical references
International trade and the Montreal protocol by Duncan Brack( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer is one of the most effective multilateral environmental agreements currently in existence. Established to control the production and consumption of CFCs and other ozone-depleting chemicals, the Protocol is an important example of an agreement which places restrictions on international trade in the interests of the global environment - a feature which may become common in future treaties." "This report examines the development, effectiveness and future of the trade provisions of the ozone regime, concluding that they have contributed significantly to its success in attracting signatories and in limiting ozone depletion. Issues considered include the compatibility of the trade provisions and the GATT, trade restrictions and developing countries, and the new problems of non-compliance and illegal trade in CFCs."--Jacket
Transforming electricity : the coming generation of change by Walter C Patterson( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Turmoil in the foreground. Historical reasons. Changing the ground rules. Bumpy transitions
Emerging energy technologies : impacts and policy implications by Michael Grubb( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International trade and the Basel Convention by Jonathan Krueger( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hazardous wastes are not usually thought of as commodities traded internationally, but they are the subject of one of the most important multilateral agreements linking trade and the environment. The Basel Convention on the Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal is a key environmental treaty." "This volume examines the development, effectiveness and future of the Convention, especially its provisions for restricting trade. It analyses the compatibility between the trade provisions and the World Trade Organization, discusses the special concerns of developing countries and describes the illegal trade in hazardous wastes. It suggests ways forward for the Convention, and draws lessons from the Basel experience for other multilateral environmental agreements." --Book Jacket
Power from plants : the global implications of new technologies for electricity from biomass by Walter C Patterson( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sustainable development and the energy industries : implementation and impacts of environmental legislation by Nicola Steen( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover -- Half Title Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Original Title Page -- Original Copyright Page -- Contents -- Foreword -- Editor's Acknowledgements -- Notes on Contributors -- Overview of Workshop Discussions -- Part 1 The Challenge of Sustainable Development -- Introductory Address: Concepts and Dilemmas ofSustainable Development -- Economic Stagnation and Sustainable Development -- Part 2 The Context and Constraints -- Environmental Challenges to the Energy Industries -- Economic Impacts of Environmental Law: the US Experienceand its International Relevance -- The Impact of Environmental Policy on Trade -- Part 3 Energy Industry Experience and Perspectives -- Impacts on European Oil Industries -- Politics, Economics and Environment: Experience of the US Oil and Gas Industries -- Sustainable Coal Use: the Role of Technology -- The Pros and Cons of Leaming by Doing: the California Utilities'Experience in Energy Efficiency and Renewables -- Part 4 Opportunities and Strategies -- The Economics of Energy Savings: CO2 Emissions, Energy Consumption and Competitiveness of lndustry in France -- Sustainable Energy Policies: Political Engineering of a Long Lasting Consensus -- The Restructuring of the Electric Utility: Technology Forces, R&D and Sustainability -- Development and Transfer of Sustainable Energy Technologies: Opportunities and Impediments -- Appendix -- Welcoming Address from Michael Grubb, Head,Energy and Environmental Programme, Royal Institute of International Affairs
International investment and climate change : energy technologies for developing countries by Tim Forsyth( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This study, based on fieldwork and case studies of southeast Asian countries shows how privatization, investment and new energy technologies can be integrated to combat climate change and provide the maximum return for investors. The author explains what incentives and regulatory structures are needed that do not damage local competitiveness. Asserting that technology transfer is fundamental to effective policies for climate change and for economic development, the text examines how the benefits can be maximized
Sustainable industrialization by David Wallace( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in English and Italian and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This report argues that radical changes in industrial organization and its relationship to society tend to arise in rapidly industrializing countries, and that new principles of sustainable production are more likely to bear fruit in developing than in developed countries. The rising tide on investment by multinational firms - who bring managerial, organizational and technological expertise - is a major resource for achieving this. Developing countries could steer such investment towards environmental goals through coherent and comprehensive policies for sustainable development."--BOOK JACKET
Renewable energy strategies for Europe by Michael Grubb( Book )

5 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil nuclear energy : fuel of the future or relic of the past? by Malcolm C Grimston( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Energy exporters and climate change by Peter Kassler( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Policies to tackle climate change agreed at Kyoto and beyond will influence global energy choices, away from carbon-rich fossil fuels, and eventually towards renewable energy sources. This book suggests that the change process will take many years, and that it can be managed in other ways. In the short term, climate policies favour fuel shifts along a chain from coal to oil to natural gas. In the longer term they should encourage investment in low-emission industries, including in energy-exporting countries. The study proposes some new patterns of international cooperation, including emissions trading and the transfer of 'green' technologies." "The book should be read by energy-industry executives and policy analysts concerned with fossil fuels and renewables, and by those interested in the international politics of climate change and the environment." --Book Jacket
Japan and the Kyoto Protocol : conditions for ratification by Hiroshi Matsumura( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rebuilding Romania : energy, efficiency and the economic transition by Walter C Patterson( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and Romanian and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Climate change policy in the European Community : report of a workshop held at the Royal Institute of International Affairs, October 1992( Book )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new geopolitics of energy by John V Mitchell( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This path-breaking study attempts to define a new international dimension to energy policy that takes account of the dramatic political changes since the oil crises of the 1970s. This 'new geopolitics of energy' is creative rather than defensive, aligned to market-oriented development rather than state management. But governments have a role in promoting stable international conditions for trade and investment in energy, which in turn contribute to wider political stability; the development of more widely acceptable options for nuclear power; coordinated international action to mitigate the risks of climate change and other environmental impacts. This book is invaluable reading for executives and analysts in the energy business, and for strategic thinkers who believe that broader policies should in keeping with current energy trends
The emerging international regime for climate change : structures and options after Berlin : report of a workshop held at the Royal Institute of International Affairs, June 1995 by Michael Grubb( Book )

4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Associated Subjects
Air--Pollution--Economic aspects Air quality management--Government policy Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movements of Hazardous Wastes and Their Disposal (1989 March 22) Biomass energy Climatic changes--Economic aspects Climatic changes--Government policy Developing countries Electricity Electric power Electrification Emissions trading--Government policy Energy development Energy development--Economic aspects Energy industries--Environmental aspects Energy industries--Foreign ownership Energy industries--Technological innovations Energy policy Energy policy--Environmental aspects Environmental law Environmental law, International Environmental policy Environmental policy--International cooperation Environmental protection--International cooperation Europe Europe--European Economic Community countries Global warming Global warming--Law and legislation Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric Greenhouse gases--Law and legislation Industrialization International economic relations International relations International trade--Environmental aspects Japan Nuclear energy--Economic aspects Nuclear energy--Government policy Nuclear engineering Nuclear industry Petroleum--Environmental aspects Petroleum industry and trade--Economic aspects Petroleum industry and trade--Political aspects Plant biomass Power resources Renewable energy sources Romania Southeast Asia Sustainable development Technology transfer--Environmental aspects United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (1992 May 9) Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer (1985 March 22)
The Kyoto Protocol : a guide and assessment
Alternative Names

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Energy and Environment Programme.

Energy and Environment Programme (Royal Institute of International Affairs)

Energy and Environmental Programme

Energy and Environmental Programme London

Energy and Environmental Programme of the Royal Institute of International Affairs.

Energy and Environmental Programme (Royal Institute of International Affairs (Great Britain))

Royal Institute for International Affairs Energy and Environmental Programme

Royal Institute of International Affairs Energy and Environment Programme

Royal Institute of International Affairs Energy and Environmental Programme

Languages
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The Kyoto Protocol : a guide and assessmentThe greening of Machiavelli : the evolution of international environmental politicsInternational trade and the Montreal protocolTransforming electricity : the coming generation of changeInternational trade and the Basel ConventionInternational investment and climate change : energy technologies for developing countriesSustainable industrializationRenewable energy strategies for Europe