Plenary Session Presentation "Modeling Climate Resilient Economic Development (CRED)" by GWS at the COP26 Side Event "4th World Symposium on Climate Change Adaptation (WSCCA 2021)"
Anett Großmann presented the CRED project, methods, tools and results at the COP26 Side Event. Excel-based E3 (economy, energy, emissions) models were developed together with partners in Kazakhstan and Georgia to quantify the macroeconomic implications of climate change and sector-specific adaptation measures in the countries. Further information on the project and publications are available here.
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Our figure of the month 08/2022: A development against the trend: growth in the number of apprentices for the occupation of plant mechanic for sanitary, heating, and air-conditioning technology in the last decade
Both the German government's heat pump offensive and the sharp rise in energy prices due to Russia's war against Ukraine are currently boosting demand for heat pumps and solar thermal systems…
Our figure of the month 05/2022: Strong increase in timber prices due to rising global demand, supply bottlenecks and trade embargoes
Forestry and sawmills benefit
After both raw wood prices and industrial producer prices for wood in Germany stagnated for years or declined from mid-2018 to the end of 2020, they have since…