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,...

21 May 2019 l Event: Brown to Green Forum

The British Embassy Berlin and Climate Transparency organised the Brown to Green Forum: Managing the phase out of coal - perspectives from Germany, the...

Climate Transparency Program Director on G20 countries

Dr. Gerd Leipold, Program Director of Climate Transparency, contributed to the LSE Global Policy Publication entitled “From “Green” to “Blue Finance””. In his contribution, he...

Emissions in G20 countries – Still not declining

The G20 states are responsible for 74.9% of global greenhouse gas emissions. From 1990 to 2013, their absolute energy-related CO2 emissions have increased by 56%....

Event: Online Launch of the Climate Transparency Report 2020

The Climate Transparency Report 2020 (formerly the Brown to Green Report) was released on 18 November 2020. On this occasion, we organized three thematic online launch...

Coal transition in India, Indonesia and South Africa

Between June 2018 and June 2019, Climate Transparency partners from India (TERI), Indonesia (IESR) and South Africa (ERC) conducted research on the economic impacts...

Event: Launch of the Brown to Green Report 2019 in Mexico

Iniciativa Climática de México (ICM) and Climate Transparency in alliance with UK PACT (Partnering for Accelerated Climate Transitions) and the Plataforma México Clima y...

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...

Event: Launch of Brown to Green Report 2018 in Indonesia

Climate change has caused enormous damage to humans and ecosystems. The damage is irreversible, and if it can be repaired, it would take a very...

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...