Partners

Green to Scale –project has been produced in co-operation withAlberto Luiz Coimbra Institute for Graduate Studies and Research in Engineering, Brazil
International Finance Corporation (IFC) of the World Bank Group
Centro Mexicano de Derecho Ambiental (CEMDA), Mexico
Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), Ethiopia
Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Japan
European Climate Foundation (ECF), the Netherlands
Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), Sweden
Masdar Institute, the United Arab Emirates
World Resources Institute (WRI), USA
Renmin University of China, China
UNEP DTU Partnership, Denmark

solutions

17 proven low-carbon solutions available for countries to choose from.

Agriculture and forests

Afforestation and reforestation
Costa Rica has been able to grow its forested area by two and a half times using ecosystem service payments.
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Agriculture and forests

Reducing deforestation
Brazil has been able to reduce deforestation by about four fifths.
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Agriculture and forests

Cutting food waste
Denmark has cut its food waste by a quarter.
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Agriculture and forests

Low-carbon agriculture
Brazil has an ambitious programme to encourage low- carbon agriculture.
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Industry

Reducing methane from oil and gas production
The United States has already realised 60% of the cost- effective methane reduction potential from its oil and gas production.
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Industry

Industrial electric motors
The United States has applied energy-efficiency standards for electric motors used in industry.
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Industry

Industry energy efficiency
Significant energy savings have been delivered in China by improving the energy efficiency of industry.
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Buildings and households

Appliance efficiency
Japan has improved the energy efficiency of appliances resulting in significant emission reductions.
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Buildings and households

Improved cook stoves
China has provided improved cook stoves to almost all homes.
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news

Keep up to date with the latest news from our project.

Ministers of Kenya and Finland call for urgent climate action
Ministers in Kenya and Finland are calling their global colleagues for urgent climate action.
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China Launch Of The Green To Scale Analysis Report
17 Existing Climate Solutions can cut Global Emissions by 25%A report by European think-tank Sitra, Renmin University of China and other leading institutions has found that the world can cut greenhous
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Masdar Institute and Finnish Think Tank Sitra’s ‘Green to Scale’ Report Highlights 17 Solutions to Cut Global Emissions by One Quarter
Middle East Launch at WFES 2016 Highlights Case Studies to Help Countries Achieve, and Exceed, Emissions Targets Set in Paris at COP21.Abu Dhabi-UAE: 19 January, 2016 – The Masdar Institute of Science
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Solar panels
Finland can be bigger than its size at the Paris Climate Conference
At the negotiating table of the Paris Climate Conference, Finland has something to offer that many other negotiators do not have: concrete solutions.
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17 Soluções existentes para lidar com alterações climáticas poderiam reduzir as emissões globais em 25%
RELATÓRIO SITRA: 17 Soluções existentes para lidar com alterações climáticas poderiam reduzir as emissões globais em 25% - correspondente a mais do que as emissões de EUA e UE totais combinadasRelatór
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Read the Green to Scale report
The Sitra report took 17 climate solutions that have already proven successful in 36 countries, and asked what would happen if these were scaled up internationally, using realistic projections through
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17 Existing Climate Solutions could cut Global Emissions by 25%
A new report by European think-tank Sitra, supported by a group of 11 world-leading institutions [1], has found that the world could cut annual greenhouse gas emissions by about 12 gigatonnes [2] in 2
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media

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project

The Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra has teamed up with leading climate institutions from 10 different countries to answer a simple question: how far could we go simply by scaling up already proven low-carbon solutions? The Green to Scale project has combined innovative analysis with active communication.

conversations

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RT @JPeljo: @LeoDiCaprio "@SitraFund:17 climate solutions can cut world emissions by 25% https://t.co/6nbeXwCb7A #GreenToScale https://t.co
Ministers @JudiWakhungu & @Tiilikainen are calling their global colleagues for urgent #climate action. #GreenToScale https://t.co/8Pafo4FCWP
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partners

Green to Scale –project has been produced in co-operation with

Alberto Luiz Coimbra Institute for Graduate Studies and Research in Engineering, Brazil
International Finance Corporation (IFC) of the World Bank Group
Centro Mexicano de Derecho Ambiental (CEMDA), Mexico
Ethiopian Development Research Institute (EDRI), Ethiopia
Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), Japan
European Climate Foundation (ECF), the Netherlands
Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), Sweden
Masdar Institute, the United Arab Emirates
World Resources Institute (WRI), USA
Renmin University of China, China
UNEP DTU Partnership, Denmark