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  • 27.12.11
  • V.Bisters prezentacija

    1. 1. Climate change policy –achieving environmental goals by economic means Valdis Bisters Director Climate Policy and Technology Department
    2. 2. Climate change policy <ul><li>Climate change policy is on political agenda now and put forward challenge for: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Scientists (to understand the problem and seek for solutions) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Politicians (formulate of long, clear and binding post 201 2 regime) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Business (invest into low carbon technologies, mitigate fossil risks) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Society (accept and create demand for services and change life styles) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Climate change is not only environment but also economic prerogative (low carbon path and avoided costs) </li></ul>
    3. 3. CEP EU Goal - 20% against 1990 -14% comparing to 2005 EU ETS -21% comp 2005 Non-ETS -10% comp 2005 27 member states: from -20% to +20%
    4. 4. EUA allocation 3rd ETS trading phases 2020 80% 30% benchmarks Phase I Phase II Phase III (LV energy operator: example)
    5. 5. Non-ETS sector emission projections
    6. 6. Sectoral GHG emission in Latvia (2006) <ul><li>GHG intensity - 0,572kg CO 2 /EUR (40% higher than average EU) </li></ul>
    7. 7. Carbon Intensity of Economy Source: IEA
    8. 8. Climate change financial instrument <ul><li>Green investment scheme under Kyoto protocol article 17 – in Latvia Climate change financial instrument ( CCFI ) </li></ul><ul><li>Established by law, implemented as state budgetary programme </li></ul><ul><li>Programmatic with scaling-up of technology deployment </li></ul>
    9. 9. Climate Change Financial Instrument Investment Portfolio 180 MEUR, 2009 - 2013
    10. 10. CCFI programming principles Renewables Efficient use of fossil Energy efficiency GHG emissions
    11. 11. Conclusions – the way forward <ul><li>Climate challenges and financial crises </li></ul><ul><li>Co-benefits of climate and energy policy: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>CEP 2020 – non-ETS, RES goals </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Kyoto first commitment - GIS as testing ground for post 2012 flexible mechanisms </li></ul><ul><li>Mainstreaming climate change in new financial perspetive of EU </li></ul><ul><li>Climate mitigation - low carbon road map, resource efficiency back to sustainable development agenda </li></ul>
    12. 12. More information www.varam.gov.lv Thank you for attention!

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