Tag: climate-change

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The Importance of Ambition in the 2016 HFC Phase-Down Agreement

An EIA briefing for the Montreal Protocol meetings in Vienna from July 15-23, 2016. Following the adoption of the Dubai Pathway on hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), Parties to the Montreal Protocol are set to negotiate and adopt an HFC amendment, the first major test of the Paris Climate Agreement

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Supermarkets Shift to HFC-Free Commercial Refrigeration Worldwide

A briefing produced for the 60th Global Summit of the Consumer Goods Forum, from 15-17 June 2016 in South Africa. Since 2010 there has been a dramatic shift in the availability and effectiveness of hydrofluorocarbon-free technologies, allowing progressive companies to significantly reduce their carbon footprint

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Pathway to Adoption of a Global HFC Phase-Down in 2016

A report to the 37th Meeting of the Open-Ended Working Group of Parties to the Montreal Protocol, from 4-8 April 2016, in Geneva, Switzerland. Phasing down and eventually phasing out hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) is the most cost-effective, short-term and fast-action strategy for reducing greenhouse gas emissions

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Bridging the Emissions Gap

A briefing to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change for the 21st Conference of Parties. With an ever-widening gap between what is required to limit global temperature rise to less than 2°C and existing mitigation pledges, countries must seize every opportunity to curb greenhouse gas emissions