But it also harbours risks, which is why politics must actively shape this, a team of experts from the MCC and other research institutes explains in a scientific article.
08.08.2019 | Press Release
MCC: Report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change shows that there is great need for change, misdirection through EU policy, but also opportunities through modern food trends.
12.07.2019 | Press Release
Comprehensive analysis for the German Council of Economic Experts. “Options for a Carbon Pricing Reform.” MCC Director Ottmar Edenhofer will speak at the Climate Cabinet on 18 July.
18.06.2019 | Press Release
A new study is the first to comprehensively describe the link between land-based CO2 removal and the achievement of the sustainable development goals as defined by the United Nations.
11.06.2019 | Press Release
Planned national legislation saves companies 1.7 billion euros but does not accelerate the rate of employment reductions. A study based on social security data.
03.06.2019 | Press Release
A study shows that a conversion of the vehicle fleet is urgent, yet that its effects will take a long time to set in. Politicians must push forward energy transition, and increase fuel taxes.
15.05.2019 | Press Release
MCC analyses investment leakage of German companies that are affected by EU Emissions Trading System. The first study of its kind based on high quality microdata collected by Germany’s Bundesbank.
10.05.2019 | Press Release
Growing cities should ideally develop a star-shaped form, with interstices for green spaces. That is the key insights of a new study that offers sound guidance for housing development and transportation planners.
06.05.2019 | Press Release
MCC quantified the consequences of higher energy levies on four typical private households, incorporating a recycling of revenues in the form of a uniform per capita reimbursement.
03.05.2019 | Website Release
This is not necessarily true, a new case study highlights. It exemplarily analyses the experience with motorcycle taxis in the 28-million-population Greater Jakarta.