Climate Policy Department Research Projects

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Climate Friendly Materials Platform

Overview Basic materials, such as aluminium, cement and steel, are central to our economies, but their production accounts for around 16% of European and 25% of global greenhouse gas emissions. It is therefore difficult to envisage how Europe can reach the commitments under the Paris Climate Agreement without significant emission reductions from the materials sector. While some incremental...

Current Project| Climate Policy
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Future Power Market Platform

The Future Power Market Platform brings together consists of experts and decision-makers from both public and private sector across Europe who are prioritizing market design and regulatory mechanism development in their working agendas. The initiative will lead an ongoing informative debate on the adequate regulatory and market framework for 2020 and beyond.Working group meetings take place at DIW...

Current Project| Climate Policy
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Non-Emission Products and Services in Sweden

Current Project| Climate Policy
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Strengthen national climate policy implementation: Comparative empirical learning & creating linkage to climate finance - SNAPFI

About Our Project The project researches the implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) in Brazil, Germany / EU, India, Indonesia and South Africa, by research-based policy advice and capacity building. The project will especially analyse policy and financial instruments that support the just transition to a climate-friendly pathway and that can contribute to the mobilization...

Current Project| Climate Policy
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Study on the possibility to set up a carbon border adjustment mechanism on selected sectors

The European Green Deal includes the goal of enshrining the long-term objective of climate neutrality by 2050 in legislation and increasing the EU’s climate by 2030. In this context, the Green Deal emphasized that “should differences in levels of ambition worldwide persist, as the EU increases its climate ambition, the Commission will propose a carbon border adjustment mechanism, for...

Current Project| Climate Policy
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Support study for the revision of the EU guidelines on state aid for environmental protection and energy (EEAG)

The European Commission (DG Competition) commissioned an international consortium of DIW Berlin together with E.CA Economics, LEAR, University of East Anglia and Sheppard Mullin with a background study on State aid in the field of environmental protection and energy. The results of the study will support the Commission in the revision of the EU Guidelines on State aid for environmental protection...

Current Project| Firms and Markets, Climate Policy
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Sustainable Finance Research Platform

The Sustainable Finance Research Platform is a network of five German research institutions that have been conducting intensive research on sustainable finance for many years. The aim of the platform is to provide scientific support in answering key social, political and private sector questions, to provide established and emerging knowledge and to play an advisory role in the political and public...

Current Project| Climate Policy
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Assessment and Further Development of the Renewable Energy Act

Completed Project| Climate Policy
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Carbon Control Post 2020 in Energy Intensive Industries

Completed Project| Climate Policy
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Carbon Pricing for Low Carbon Investment

Completed Project| Climate Policy
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Developing an energy cost indicator for the industry sector (IECIX)

Completed Project| Climate Policy
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Distribution effects of the Renewable Energy Act

Completed Project| Climate Policy
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Emission Trading System in the Republic of Korea

Completed Project| Climate Policy
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EU Climate and Energy Policy post 2020

Completed Project| Climate Policy
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Inclusion of Consumption in Emissions Trading

Context While the UNFCCC Lima outcome and the UNSG’s Climate Summit, among other developments, reconfirmed that pricing carbon remains a key emissions reduction tool, the focus of international negotiations has shifted from global carbon pricing mechanisms towards support for countries in their implementation of national transformation strategies, often including forms of pricing. But if...

Completed Project| Climate Policy
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