Dr. Brigitte Knopf sees coal phase-out in Germany as an important international sign and calls for a minimum CO2 price also for the electricity sector.
24.01.2019 | Website Release
MCC study deals with globalised data collection in urban research.
08.01.2019 | Press Release
Study examines global land-use changes and finds that biodiversity is decreasing almost everywhere.
15.12.2018 | Website Release
At the end of the World Climate Summit in Katowice, MCC Director Edenhofer appeals to governments to take action in view of rising emissions and to finally implement higher CO2 prices.
12.12.2018 | Press Release
New MCC study examines distributional effects of CO2 price reform for over 80 countries.
29.11.2018 | Press Release
At the MCC, representatives from science, politics, industry and civil society discussed how to achieve a socially responsible coal exit.
26.11.2018 | Press Release
UN Environment and MCC highlight fiscal policies for reducing CO2 emissions
08.11.2018 | Press Release
More opportunities than expected allow us to stay below the 1.5⁰C warming threshold ‒ although carbon budget still remains very tight.
02.11.2018 | Website Release
In a new policy paper, co-authored by Prof. Dr. Sabine Fuss, researchers state that employing bio energy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS) would create new jobs in other sectors.
01.11.2018 | Website Release
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