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Title: International workshop on greenhouse gas mitigation technologies and measures: Proceedings

Abstract

More than 150 countries are now Party to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (FCCC), which seeks to stabilize atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse gases at a level that would prevent dangerous human interference with the global climate system. Climate change country studies are a significant step for developing countries and countries with economies in transition to meet their national reporting commitments to the FCCC. These studies also provide the basis for preparation of National Climate Change Action Plans and implementation of technologies and practices which reduce greenhouse gas emissions or enhance carbon sinks. The broad goals of the workshop were to: (1) present results of country study mitigation assessments, (2) identify promising no-regrets greenhouse gas mitigation options in land-use and energy sectors, (3) share information on development of mitigation technologies and measures which contribute to improved National Climate Change Actions Plans, and (4) begin the process of synthesizing mitigation assessments for use by FCCC subsidiary bodies. The 59 papers are arranged into the following topical sections: (1) national mitigation assessments, technology priorities, and measures; (2) sector-specific mitigation assessment results, subdivided further into: energy sector; non-energy sector; renewable energy; energy efficiency in industry and buildings; transportation; electricity supply; forestry;more » and methane mitigation; (3) support for mitigation technologies and measures; and (4) activities implemented jointly. Selected papers are indexed separately for inclusion in the Energy Science and Technology Database.« less

Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab., CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
US Country Studies Program, Washington, DC (United States); Qinghua Univ., Beijing, BJ (China); Government of the Netherlands, The Hague (Netherlands); Environment Canada, Ottawa, ON (Canada); Government of the Republic of China (China); Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Technische Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GTZ), Eschborn (Germany)
OSTI Identifier:
453475
Report Number(s):
LBNL-39686; CONF-9611151-
ON: DE97003750; TRN: AHC29707%%45
DOE Contract Number:
AC03-76SF00098
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: International workshop on greenhouse gas mitigation technologies and measures, Beijing (China), 12-15 Nov 1996; Other Information: PBD: [1996]
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; 29 ENERGY PLANNING AND POLICY; GREENHOUSE GASES; AIR POLLUTION ABATEMENT; LEADING ABSTRACT; MEETINGS; CLIMATIC CHANGE; MITIGATION; CARBON DIOXIDE; GLOBAL ASPECTS; ENERGY DEMAND; ENERGY EFFICIENCY; METHANE; RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES; VEHICLES; FUEL SUBSTITUTION; ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY

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NONE. International workshop on greenhouse gas mitigation technologies and measures: Proceedings. United States: N. p., 1996. Web.
NONE. International workshop on greenhouse gas mitigation technologies and measures: Proceedings. United States.
NONE. Tue . "International workshop on greenhouse gas mitigation technologies and measures: Proceedings". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/453475.
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