Environment

 

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Policy Guidance for Investment in Clean Energy Infrastructure Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/2014061e.pdf
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This publication provides host country governments with guidance on the policy options that are available to make the most of investment opportunities in clean energy infrastructure, drawing on the expertise of climate and investment communities...
Waste Generation and Recycling Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/0208021ec003.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/economics/waste-generation-and-recycling_gen_papers-v2008-art10-en
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There are two serious failures that arise in the management of solid waste. The first relates to the existence of negative externalities in the individual decision-making over waste generation and disposal. When individuals decide on how much to ...

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Forest resources Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/forest/forest-resources.htm
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Forest resources refer to the intensity of use of forest resources (timber). It relates actual harvest or fellings to annual productive capacity.
Material Resources, Productivity and the Environment Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9713061e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/material-resources-productivity-and-the-environment_9789264190504-en
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This book provides a factual analysis of material flows and resource productivity in OECD countries in a global context.
Land Transport and How to Unlock Investment in Support of Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5js65xnk52kc.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/environment/land-transport-and-how-to-unlock-investment-in-support-of-green-growth_5js65xnk52kc-en
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"Green growth" and transport combines several different concepts that are central to sustainable mobility, including sustainable economic activity, reduced environmental impact and sustained growth in high quality jobs. It attempts to balance the importance of economic growth, with...
 
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Global emissions of CO2 from the energy sector have grown by more than 1.5% per year since 1990. Explicit carbon pricing and support policies can help control this growth.