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Long-term mitigation strategies and marginal abatement cost curves : a case study on Brazil (English)

Decision makers facing abatement targets need to decide which abatement measures to implement, and in which order. This paper investigates the ability of marginal abatement cost (MAC) curves to inform this decision, reanalysing a MAC curve developed by the World Bank on Brazil. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS6808 MAR 01, 2014

Vogt-Schilb, Adrien; Hallegatte, Stephane; de Gouvello Christophe

Brazil - Low carbon case study : technical synthesis report : land use, land-use change, and forestry (English)

This report presents the partial results related to land use, land-use change and the forestry sector from a larger multisectoral low-carbon study for Brazil. ... See More +

Energy-Environment Review 69869 JAN 01, 2011

Hissa, Leticia; Martha Junior, Geraldo; Regis Lima Verde Leal, Manoel; Ferreira, Rodrigo; Pacca, Sergio; Almeida de Siqueira, Ricardo; Chiodi Bachion, Luciane; de Lima, Magda A.; Farinelli, Barbara; Barcellos Antoniazzi, Laura; Sainz, Roberto D.; Marques, Fabio; de Gouvello, Christophe; Ribeiro Freitas, Saulo; Barioni, Luis G.; Castelo Branco, Magno; Goulart, Luiz; Meihuy Chang, Jennifer; Hato, Julio; Nassar, Andre; Harfuch, Leila; Moreira, Adriana; Longo, Karla Maria; Soares Filho, Britaldo S.; Martins, Osvaldo; Mendes, Thiago; Ramalho Moreira, Marcelo Melo; Toledo, Renato; Alves, Bruno J. R.; Pinto, Rogerio

Brazil low carbon country case study : low carbon growth country studies program - mitigating climate change through development (English)

Brazil low carbon country case study was two years in the making based on a study by the World Bank assisted by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP). ... See More +

ESMAP Paper 77312 JUN 01, 2010

Gouvello, Christophe de

Energy : low carbon emissions scenario in Brazil - synthesis report : Energia : cenario de baixa emissao de carbono no Brasil - relatorio de sintese tecnica (Portuguese)

This report synthesizes the findings for the energy sector of a broader study, the Brazil low carbon study, which was undertaken by the World Bank in its initiative to support Brazil's integrated effort towards reducing national and global emissions of greenhouse gases while promoting long term development. ... See More +

Working Paper 59358 JAN 01, 2010

Gouvello, Christophe de; Szklo, Alexandre; Schaeffer, Roberto English

Energy : low carbon emissions scenario in Brazil - synthesis report (English)

This report synthesizes the findings for the energy sector of a broader study, the Brazil low carbon study, which was undertaken by the World Bank in its initiative to support Brazil's integrated effort towards reducing national and global emissions of greenhouse gases while promoting long term development. ... See More +

Working Paper 59358 JAN 01, 2010

Gouvello, Christophe de; Szklo, Alexandre; Schaeffer, Roberto

Estudo de Baixo Carbono para o Brasil : uso da terra, mudancas do uso da terra e florestas (Portuguese)

This study points out that Brazil's commitment to combat climate change had already been started when the country hosted in June 1992 the Conference of the United Conference on Environment and Development, also known as Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro. ... See More +

Energy-Environment Review 69867 JAN 01, 2010

de Gouvello, Christophe; Nassar, Andre; Soares Filho, Britaldo S.

Brazil low-carbon country case study (English)

This study was undertaken by the World Bank in its initiative to support Brazil's integrated effort towards reducing national and global emissions of greenhouse gases while promoting long term development. ... See More +

Publication 63029 JAN 01, 2010

Gouvello, Christophe de

Low-carbon energy projects for development in Sub-Saharan Africa : unveiling the potential, addressing the barriers (English)

Amid rising oil prices and the adverse effects of global climate change, Sub-Saharan Africa has an unprecedented opportunity: choosing a cleaner development pathway via low-carbon energy alternatives that can reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and, at the same time, meet current suppressed energy demand and future needs more efficiently and affordably. ... See More +

Working Paper 47319 DEC 01, 2008

Gouvello, Christophe de; Dayo, Felix B.; Thioye, Massamba;

Maximizing the productive uses of electricity to increase the impact of rural electrification programs : an operational methodology (English)

Rural electrification programs are generally motivated by the effective and lasting impacts that they are expected to generate in the field. While there may be some natural trickle down effect from the massive investments required to reach high rates of rural electrification, spontaneous positive effects on social and economic development are generally limited by a number of local bottlenecks. ... See More +

ESMAP Paper 48643 APR 01, 2008

Gouvello, Christophe de; Durix, Laurent

Low-carbon energy projects for development in Sub-Saharan Africa : unveiling the potential, addressing the barriers (Vol. 2 of 2) (English)

Amid rising oil prices and the adverse effects of global climate change, Sub-Saharan Africa has an unprecedented opportunity: choosing a cleaner development pathway via low-carbon energy alternatives that can reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and, at the same time, meet current suppressed energy demand and future needs more efficiently and affordably. ... See More +

Working Paper 47319 JAN 01, 2008

Gouvello, Christophe de; Dayo, Felix B.; Thioye, Massamba;

OBA in Senegal : designing technology-neutral concessions for rural electrification (English)

The government of Senegal has made rural electrification a priority, recognizing its importance in reducing poverty and redressing development imbalances. ... See More +

Brief 39609 MAR 01, 2007

Kumar, Geeta; de Gouvello, Christophe French

Assessment of best practice options for the implementation of demand stimulation for electronic communications services in rural Ukraine (English)

This report provides a number of options for top-down (supply-oriented) and bottom-up (demand-oriented) policies that could be applied by the Ukrainian government to support the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) infrastructure development of rural Ukraine. ... See More +

Working Paper 39606 MAR 01, 2007

Kumar, Geeta; de Gouvello, Christophe

OBA in Senegal : designing technology-neutral concessions for rural electrification : L' ABR au Senegal : conception des concessions de technologies neutres pour l'electrification rurale (French)

The government of Senegal has made rural electrification a priority, recognizing its importance in reducing poverty and redressing development imbalances. ... See More +

Brief 39609 MAR 01, 2007

Kumar, Geeta; de Gouvello, Christophe English

Brazil - Background study for a national rural electrification strategy: aiming for universal access (English)

According to data from the 2000 Census, about 27 percent of Brazil's rural population still lacks access to electricity. This represents more than 2.5 million households. ... See More +

ESMAP Paper 32850 MAR 01, 2005

Gouvello, Christophe de; Pereira, Osvaldo Soliano; Reiche, Kilian

Nicaragua : sustainable off-grid electricity service delivery mechanisms (English)

Reducing poverty in Nicaragua requires special attention to rural areas because the majority of Nicaragua's poor live in the countryside. Improving access to electricity in those areas is key to economic growth and increased quality of life. ... See More +

Working Paper 36056 AUG 01, 2001

Barnes, Douglas French; Mathieu, Pierre; Sterzinger, George; INEC; Torres, Jose Eddy; De Gouvello, Christophe

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Long-term mitigation strategies and marginal abatement cost curves : a case study on Brazil (English)
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MAR 01, 2014 WPS6808 Policy Research Working Paper
Brazil - Low carbon case study : technical synthesis report : land use, land-use change, and forestry (English)
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JAN 01, 2011 69869 Energy-Environment Review
Brazil low carbon country case study : low carbon growth country studies program - mitigating climate change through development (English)
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JUN 01, 2010 77312 ESMAP Paper
Energy : low carbon emissions scenario in Brazil - synthesis report : Energia : cenario de baixa emissao de carbono no Brasil - relatorio de sintese tecnica (Portuguese)
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JAN 01, 2010 59358 Working Paper English
Energy : low carbon emissions scenario in Brazil - synthesis report (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 59358 Working Paper
Estudo de Baixo Carbono para o Brasil : uso da terra, mudancas do uso da terra e florestas (Portuguese)
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JAN 01, 2010 69867 Energy-Environment Review
Brazil low-carbon country case study (English)
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JAN 01, 2010 63029 Publication
Low-carbon energy projects for development in Sub-Saharan Africa : unveiling the potential, addressing the barriers (English)
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DEC 01, 2008 47319 Working Paper
Maximizing the productive uses of electricity to increase the impact of rural electrification programs : an operational methodology (English)
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APR 01, 2008 48643 ESMAP Paper
Low-carbon energy projects for development in Sub-Saharan Africa : unveiling the potential, addressing the barriers (Vol. 2 of 2) (English)
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JAN 01, 2008 47319 Working Paper
OBA in Senegal : designing technology-neutral concessions for rural electrification (English)
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MAR 01, 2007 39609 Brief French
Assessment of best practice options for the implementation of demand stimulation for electronic communications services in rural Ukraine (English)
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MAR 01, 2007 39606 Working Paper
OBA in Senegal : designing technology-neutral concessions for rural electrification : L' ABR au Senegal : conception des concessions de technologies neutres pour l'electrification rurale (French)
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MAR 01, 2007 39609 Brief English
Brazil - Background study for a national rural electrification strategy: aiming for universal access (English)
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MAR 01, 2005 32850 ESMAP Paper
Nicaragua : sustainable off-grid electricity service delivery mechanisms (English)
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AUG 01, 2001 36056 Working Paper