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Indicators for assessing policy and institutional frameworks for climate smart agriculture (English)

Agriculture accounts for 40 percent of the land area and 70 percent of the freshwaterresources that humans use, and 24 percent of human-induced greenhouse gas (GHG)emissions. ... See More +

Working Paper 120163 SEP 01, 2017

Braimoh,Ademola; Rawlins,Maurice Andres; Zhao,Yuxuan; Loundu,Wisambi Disclosed

Laos - First Programmatic Green Growth Development Policy Operation Project (English)

The development objective of the First Programmatic Green Growth Development Policy Operation Project for Laos is to support the Government of Lao People's Democratic Republic (PDR) in achieving fiscal stability and consolidating its pathway towards green growth. ... See More +

Program Document 108168 MAY 03, 2017

Disclosed

China - Shanxi Gas Utilization Project : environmental assessment : Environmental impact assessment executive summary for Yangcheng gas utilization subproject (English)

The development objective of the Shanxi Gas Utilization Project for China is to increase the gas share on energy consumption and reduce the discharge of air pollutants and greenhouse gas (GHG) through the displacement of coal in Shanxi province, and at the same time to upgrade the existing gas facilities to eliminate the existing security risks in Yangcheng County. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG3333 MAR 01, 2017

Han,Na Disclosed

EX-ACT : quick guidance for users – estimating and targeting greenhouse gas mitigation in agriculture : EX-ACT : Quick guidance for users – estimating and targeting greenhouse gas mitigation in agriculture (Chinese)

As part of the new World Bank Group Environment Strategy (2012), all World Bank (WB) investment projects must undertake Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions accounting (‘carbon footprinting’) starting in fiscal year FY14 (July 2013). ... See More +

Working Paper 113388 JAN 01, 2017

English Disclosed

Mobilizing private climate finance - Green bonds and beyond (English)

The international market for green bonds and securities that raise capital for specific climate or environmental sustainability purposes has experienced tremendous growth and could reach an annual market value of over 100 billion US dollars this year. ... See More +

Brief 110881 DEC 01, 2016

Rosembuj,Flavia; Bottio,Sebastiano Disclosed

Export supply chain of greenhouse crops - Armenia : ՋԵՐՄՈՑԱՅԻՆ ԳՅՂԱՏՆՏԵՍԱԿԱՆ ԱՐՏԱԴՐԹՅԱՆ ՄԱՏԱԿԱՐԱՐՄԱՆ ՇՂԹԱՅԻՍՄՆԱՍԻՐԹՅՆ - ՀԱՅԱՍՏԱՆ (Luhya,Armenian)

Greenhouse crop production in Armenia is an attractive for investors sector with high growth potential in both production and export. Armenian greenhouse enterprises produce and export vegetables (tomato and cucumber), mushrooms, berries (strawberry), and flowers (roses, gerberas, and carnations). ... See More +

Working Paper 115194 DEC 01, 2016

Disclosed

Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Generic environmental management plan for refrigeration manufacturing sector (English)

The development objective of the Second Stage of the Hydro Chlorofluorocarbons (HCFC) Phase-out Project for Vietnam is to reduce HCFC consumption in order to assist Vietnam meet its HCFC phase-out obligations under the Montreal protocol, and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions arising from the replacement of these HCFCs while promoting energy savings from the newer refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2842 NOV 01, 2016

Dinh,Quyen Thuy Disclosed

Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Generic environmental management plan for foam production sector (English)

The development objective of the Second Stage of the Hydro Chlorofluorocarbons (HCFC) Phase-out Project for Vietnam is to reduce HCFC consumption in order to assist Vietnam meet its HCFC phase-out obligations under the Montreal protocol, and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions arising from the replacement of these HCFCs while promoting energy savings from the newer refrigeration and air-conditioning equipment. ... See More +

Environmental Assessment SFG2842 NOV 01, 2016

Dinh,Quyen Thuy Disclosed

India - Financing Energy Efficiency at MSMEs Project : additional financing (English)

The Development Objective of the Additional Financing for Financing Energy Efficiency at MSMEs Project is to increase demand for energy efficiency investments in target micro, small and medium enterprise clusters and to build their capacity to access commercial finance. ... See More +

Project Paper PAD1754 OCT 12, 2016

Disclosed

The World Bank Group greenhouse gas emissions : inventory management plan for internal business operations 2015 (English)

This Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory Management Plan (IMP) provides a detailed foundation for the World Bank Group’s (WBG) comprehensive effort to measure and manage greenhouse gas emissions from its internal business operations (facilities, fleet, air travel, major meetings). ... See More +

Working Paper 108997 OCT 11, 2016

Rubinfield,Adam S. Disclosed

Albania - Afforestation and Reforestation of Refused Lands in Albania BioCarbon Fund Project (English)

Ratings for the Afforestation and Reforestation of Refused Lands in Albania BioCarbon Fund Project were as follows: outcomes were moderately satisfactory, the Bank performance was satisfactory, and the project entity performance was moderately satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report 108560 SEP 26, 2016

Disclosed

Greenhouse gas mitigation opportunities in agricultural landscapes : a practitioner’s guide to agricultural and land resources management (English)

Agriculture, and the patterns of land-use change that are associated with it, have a significant ecological footprint, including the effects it has on climate change, accounting for about one-quarter of anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions globally. ... See More +

Working Paper 106605 JUL 01, 2016

Braimoh,Ademola; Hou,Xiaoyue; Heumesser,Christine; Zhao,Yuxuan Disclosed

Guide for designing mandatory greenhouse gas reporting programs : Guía para el diseño de programas obligatorios de presentación de información de gases de efectoinvernadero (Spanish)

Over the past decade, greenhouse gas (GHG) reporting programs have emerged at the regional, national, and subnational levels to provide information on emission sources and trends. ... See More +

Working Paper 96632 JUN 27, 2016

Singh,Neelam; Bacher, Kathryn; Song, Ranping; Sotos, Mary; Yin, Lei English Disclosed

China - Guangdong Green Freight Demonstration Project (English)

Ratings for the Guangdong Green Freight Demonstration Project for China were as follows: outcomes were satisfactory, risk to global environment outcome was low or negligible, Bank performance was moderately satisfactory, and Borrower performance was satisfactory. ... See More +

Implementation Completion and Results Report ICR2510 JUN 22, 2016

Disclosed

Green Bond : impact report (English)

This second World Bank Green Bond Impact Report with the objective of providing transparency and easily accessible information about the use of green bond proceeds and the expected impact of Green Bond Eligible Projects. ... See More +

Working Paper 110904 JUN 01, 2016

Japanese Disclosed

Greenhouse gas data management : building systems for corporate and facility-level reporting (English)

Greenhouse Gas Data Management: Building Systems for Corporate/Facility-Level Reporting is intended to serve as a reference document for regulators, GHG reporting program and system administrators, and IT/development teams on all aspects of designing and developing GHG data management systems. ... See More +

Publication 104986 APR 19, 2016

Guigon,Pierre; Rosenheim, David; Carr,James Alexander; Jorns, Jenna; Hedger, Toby Mandel; Harris,Deborah J.; Boland, Claire; Andrews, Sabrina; Pelt, Marian Van Disclosed

Green incentives for climate competitive industries : a practitioner’s handbook (English)

This handbook has been developed to provide instruction on the design and implementation of incentives for resource-efficiency purposes. The target audience is World Bank staff and stakeholders who are supporting the implementation of a resource-efficiency program in a country on behalf of the government, development finance institution (DFI) or other institution. ... See More +

Working Paper 107348 JAN 01, 2016

Kechichian,Etienne Raffi; Jedlicka,Harald; Carter,Colin; Whiteley,Guy; Yap,Justin Disclosed

Manual for calculating greenhouse gas benefits of global environment facility transportation projects (English)

The primary purpose of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) is to generate global environmental benefit. The essential path for achieving this goal is the financial support of projects whose completion delivers substantial, measurable reductions in greenhouse gases (GHG). ... See More +

Working Paper 105788 JAN 01, 2016

Disclosed

The Bhutan electric vehicle initiative : scenarios, implications, and economic impact (English)

This report summarizes the results of a technical analysis of the Bhutan electric vehicle (EVs) initiative. The analysis, assuming three scenarios for the uptake of EVs in the country, introduces international experiences and lessons learned in EV programs and looks at required investments - for example, for EV charging facilities - as well as expected economic impacts and policy outcomes. ... See More +

Publication 104339 JAN 01, 2016

Zhu,Da; Patella,Dominic Pasquale; Steinmetz,Roland Olivier; Peamsilpakulchorn,Pajnapa Disclosed

IFI approach to GHG accounting for energy efficiency projects (English)

This note sets out a common approach of accounting for net greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of energy efficiency (EE) projects in accordance with the International Financial Institution (IFI) framework for a harmonized approach to GHG accounting. ... See More +

Working Paper 101531 NOV 30, 2015

Disclosed

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Indicators for assessing policy and institutional frameworks for climate smart agriculture (English)
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SEP 01, 2017 120163 Working Paper
Laos - First Programmatic Green Growth Development Policy Operation Project (English)
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MAY 03, 2017 108168 Program Document
China - Shanxi Gas Utilization Project : environmental assessment : Environmental impact assessment executive summary for Yangcheng gas utilization subproject (English)
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MAR 01, 2017 SFG3333 Environmental Assessment
EX-ACT : quick guidance for users – estimating and targeting greenhouse gas mitigation in agriculture : EX-ACT : Quick guidance for users – estimating and targeting greenhouse gas mitigation in agriculture (Chinese)
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JAN 01, 2017 113388 Working Paper English
Mobilizing private climate finance - Green bonds and beyond (English)
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DEC 01, 2016 110881 Brief
Export supply chain of greenhouse crops - Armenia : ՋԵՐՄՈՑԱՅԻՆ ԳՅՂԱՏՆՏԵՍԱԿԱՆ ԱՐՏԱԴՐԹՅԱՆ ՄԱՏԱԿԱՐԱՐՄԱՆ ՇՂԹԱՅԻՍՄՆԱՍԻՐԹՅՆ - ՀԱՅԱՍՏԱՆ (Luhya,Armenian)
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DEC 01, 2016 115194 Working Paper
Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 2) : Generic environmental management plan for refrigeration manufacturing sector (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 SFG2842 Environmental Assessment
Vietnam - Second Stage of the HCFC Phase-out Project : environmental assessment (Vol. 3) : Generic environmental management plan for foam production sector (English)
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NOV 01, 2016 SFG2842 Environmental Assessment
India - Financing Energy Efficiency at MSMEs Project : additional financing (English)
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OCT 12, 2016 PAD1754 Project Paper
The World Bank Group greenhouse gas emissions : inventory management plan for internal business operations 2015 (English)
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OCT 11, 2016 108997 Working Paper
Albania - Afforestation and Reforestation of Refused Lands in Albania BioCarbon Fund Project (English)
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SEP 26, 2016 108560 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Greenhouse gas mitigation opportunities in agricultural landscapes : a practitioner’s guide to agricultural and land resources management (English)
See More +
JUL 01, 2016 106605 Working Paper
Guide for designing mandatory greenhouse gas reporting programs : Guía para el diseño de programas obligatorios de presentación de información de gases de efectoinvernadero (Spanish)
See More +
JUN 27, 2016 96632 Working Paper English
China - Guangdong Green Freight Demonstration Project (English)
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JUN 22, 2016 ICR2510 Implementation Completion and Results Report
Green Bond : impact report (English)
See More +
JUN 01, 2016 110904 Working Paper Japanese
Greenhouse gas data management : building systems for corporate and facility-level reporting (English)
See More +
APR 19, 2016 104986 Publication
Green incentives for climate competitive industries : a practitioner’s handbook (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2016 107348 Working Paper
Manual for calculating greenhouse gas benefits of global environment facility transportation projects (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2016 105788 Working Paper
The Bhutan electric vehicle initiative : scenarios, implications, and economic impact (English)
See More +
JAN 01, 2016 104339 Publication
IFI approach to GHG accounting for energy efficiency projects (English)
See More +
NOV 30, 2015 101531 Working Paper