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A Low-Carbon Recovery Can Create Jobs and Boost Indonesia’s Economy

  • Climate
  • coronavirus
  • coal
  • economy
  • development
  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Indonesia
  • low carbon development
  • palm oil
  • renewable energy
Aerial view of people and goods in a busy Jakarta street market. Photo by Henry Sudarman/Flickr.
  • Climate
  • coronavirus
  • coal
  • economy
  • development
  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Indonesia
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4 Investment Areas to Stimulate China's Economy After COVID-19

  • coronavirus
  • economy
  • China
  • low carbon development
  • natural infrastructure
  • renewable energy
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
Installation of solar photovoltaic panels on the roofs of the Hongqiao Passenger Rail Terminal in Shanghai, China.
  • coronavirus
  • economy
  • China
  • low carbon development
  • natural infrastructure
  • renewable energy
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RELEASE: New Report Finds National Governments Can Unlock Nearly $24 Trillion by Investing in Zero-Carbon Cities

  • Buildings
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  • Urban Mobility
  • Cities
  • energy efficiency
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  • Buildings
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New Climate Economy

Most of women covered by NHLP now have access to fresh vegetables for their meals and can even supply their surplus to be sold in the local market.
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Regional Integration Could Be Key to China’s Climate Action

  • Climate
  • climate policy
  • Economics
  • China
  • low carbon development
Chongqing, a city in China’s Yangtze River Delta
  • Climate
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  • China
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Indonesia Charts a New, Low Carbon Development Path. Will Other Countries Follow Suit?

  • Economics
  • climate change
  • Indonesia
  • low carbon development
Farmers in Yogyakarta
  • Economics
  • climate change
  • Indonesia
  • low carbon development

ADVISORY: High-Level Briefing on China-U.S. Cooperation on Energy and Climate Change

  • adaptation finance
  • China
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23 Chinese Cities Commit to Peak Carbon Emissions by 2030

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U.S.-China Climate Leaders Summit in Beijing. Photo credit: Wee Kean Fong
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A Golden Opportunity for China to Embrace Green Growth

  • paris agreement
  • China
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Manufacturing solar cells in Wuxi, China.
  • paris agreement
  • China
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  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
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Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Releases New Environmental and Social Standards. How Do They Stack Up?

  • climate finance
  • investment
  • low carbon development
  • multilateral development banks
  • sustainable development
Redevelopment of Dachong Village, Nanshan, Shenzhen
  • climate finance
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  • multilateral development banks
  • sustainable development
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China’s Climate Action Is Well Underway

  • Energy
  • China
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  • emissions
  • INDC
  • international climate policy
  • low carbon development
  • UNFCCC
What steps are China taking to achieve pledges and provide leadership? (Shanghai, China) Photo by leniners/Flickr.
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  • China
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New Pilot Program Aims to Expand Energy Efficiency in Chinese Cities

  • Cities
  • energy efficiency
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
Retrofitting public buildings to be more energy efficient is an important step toward reducing greenhouse gas emissions in China. Photo by Brendan Corey Benson/Flickr.
  • Cities
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  • low carbon development
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As Obama and Modi Meet, 4 Opportunities for US-India Action on Clean Energy and Climate

  • Climate
  • Energy
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • India
  • low carbon development
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
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  • us policy
India's goal is to increase solar power to 100 gigawatts by 2022. Photo by Abbie Trayler-Smith/DFID
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  • adaptation
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  • India
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6 Stories to Watch in 2015: Global Climate Deal, Sustainable Development Goals, Rising Water Risks and More

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  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
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Andrew Steer presented 2015's Stories to Watch before a packed house at the Press Club in Washington, D.C. Photo by Bill Dugan/WRI
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  • Energy
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  • Water
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  • UNFCCC
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India’s Energy Moment: Ready for a Low-Carbon Future?

  • Energy
  • GHG emissions
  • India
  • low carbon development
  • solar
  • WRI India
Solar panels in Tinginaput, India. Photo by Abbie Trayler-Smith (DFID)/Flickr.
  • Energy
  • GHG emissions
  • India
  • low carbon development
  • solar
  • WRI India
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Post-Fukushima Climate Action: How Japan Can Achieve Greater Emissions Reductions

  • Energy
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • Japan
  • low carbon development
Fukushima, Japan. In the wake of the Fukushima nuclear disaster, the Japanese government replaced the Copenhagen Pledge with the Warsaw Target, which calls for a 3.8 percent reduction from 2005 levels by 2020. Photo Credit: likeablerodent/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Climate
  • climate change
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GHG Mitigation in Japan

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RELEASE: Launch of the First Greenhouse Gas Accounting Tool for Chinese Cities

  • China
  • Cities
  • emissions inventories
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • low carbon development
  • China
  • Cities
  • emissions inventories
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • low carbon development

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