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Policy Brief September 26, 2019

Learning from the Czech Republic on using EU ETS revenues for residential renovations

By Louise Sunderland

Public debates on climate strategy tend to focus on carbon pricing. How we spend carbon revenues, however, can be much more important in driving emission reductions. Investing revenues in effective energy efficiency programmes can save seven to nine times more carbon than the price alone. Carbon revenues, therefore, are a key source of funding for the clean energ...

Energy Efficiency Program Design, Integrated Energy and Environmental Policy Download View Summary
Fact Sheet

Carbon revenues for a just transition

By Louise Sunderland, Richard Cowart

We have in Europe today a huge new opportunity to clean up our energy system, advance social justice and address catastrophic climate change. In this fact sheet, we illuminate the path to achieving these goals — carbon revenue recycling. In other words, we need to invest Europe's EU Emissions Trading System auction revenues into strategic programmes for energy ...

Climate and Public Health, Energy Efficiency Program Design Download View Summary