G20 Decarbonisation – Coal needs to go

Energy and Carbon Intensity For the G20 as a whole, the energy intensity of the economy (TPES/GDP) and the carbon intensity of the economy (CO2/GDP)...

G20 Climate Policy – More action needed

Climate Policy Framework G20 countries have increasingly introduced climate policies, showing growing awareness around the need for climate action and its benefits. Important policy instruments are...

G20 Financing the transition – Glimpses of green

Investment Attractiveness The transition from a brown to a green, low-carbon economy crucially depends on how attractive it is to invest. The investment attractiveness for...

Paper release: Financing the transition from brown to green

On the occasion of President Macron’s One Planet Summit on 12 December, Climate Transparency and its partner the Overseas Development Institute release the paper...

Briefing paper: Climate action under Argentina’s G20 Presidency

Argentina took over the G20 Presidency on 1 December 2017 with three agenda priorities: 1) the future of work; 2) infrastructure for development; and 3)...

G20 Emissions

G20 countries account for 74% of current global greenhouse gas emissions. Average annual per capita emissions are nearly 7 tCO2e. The vast majority of these,...

Climate Transparency receives IKI’s support

Climate Transparency receives funding through the International Climate Initiative (IKI) of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), between...

G20 Climate Policy and Targets

Climate Policy Performance The CCPI policy evaluations show a growing sensibility among G20 governments of the need for and benefits from climate action. Many countries...

The G7 Summit, climate action & the US

5 reasons why Trump’s “Paris Agreement is very unfair” argument does not hold.  At the end of this week, the G7 countries meet in Chalevoix,...

Emissions in G20 countries – A turning point?

G20 countries represent two thirds of the world population, and four fifths of global economic output, as measured by gross domestic product (GDP). Collectively,...

Climate Transparency

IGES joins partnership of Climate Transparency

Climate Transparency is pleased to welcome a new partner from Japan – The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES). The Institute has been established...