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With energy and climate markets and technologies continuously changing, profound knowledge is key to all decision making. Ecofys supports authorities and corporate organisations alike in meeting the energy and climate challenge of the 21st century. The strategic studies, reports or market assessments we conduct provide valuable and reliable information on the latest developments and anticipated trends.

In this section you will find an overview of reports that are published or (co)written by Ecofys.

  • Process guidance for Intended Nationally Determined Contributions


    Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) put forward by countries will form a key input to the negotiations leading towards the 2015 Paris climate agreement. They will therefore need to take into account domestic and international processes...

  • Chinese and German City Policies

    Analysed for the cities of Chengdu, Bonn, Wuhan and Duisburg

    In the project “Sino-European Partnership on Low Carbon and Sustainable Urban Development”, Ecofys analysed and compared low carbon strategies and policy instruments of Chinese and German cities. The project, funded by Stiftung Mercator aims...

  • Greenhouse gas impact of marginal fossil fuel use


    Biofuels represent a major option in the EU’s strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions of the transportation sector. When assessing the benefits of biofuels, they are compared to the fossil fuels they replace. In the framework of the Renewable...

  • China and US increase climate ambition

    Climate Action Tracker Policy Brief

    The Climate Action Tracker has undertaken an initial assessment of the recent announcements by the United States and China’s new pledges and proposals on emissions reductions for 2025 and 2030, in the context of the present international negotiations...

  • Renewable energy cooperation between EU Member States

    Supporting EU Member States with practical guidance

    The European Directive 2009/28/EC establishes national renewable energy targets for the Member States and introduces the possibility for Member States to cooperate in order to jointly achieve their national renewable targets. The European Commission has...

  • Benefits of a Meshed Offshore Grid in the Northern Seas Region


    Next to the growing share of renewable energy sources, the European electricity system is currently characterised by an increasing cross-border trade, between neighbouring countries over land, but also via submarine cables. To cope with these changes, investment...

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