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Promoting the Energy Transition Through Innovation

Lionel Nesta, Elena Verdolini and Francesco Vona ()
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Lionel Nesta: Observatoire français des conjonctures économiques

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Abstract: With the striking exception of the USA, countries around the world are committed to the implementation of stringent targets on anthropogenic carbon emissions, as agreed in the Paris Climate Agreement. Indeed, for better or for worse, the transition towards decarbonisation is a collective endeavour, with the main challenge being a technological one. The path from a fossil-based to a sustainable and low-carbon economy needs to be paved through the development and deployment of low-carbon energy technologies which will allow to sustain economic growth while cutting carbon emissions. (First paragraph)

Keywords: Environment; Environmental policies; Sustainable development (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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Date: 2018-10
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