Analysis of impacts of climate change policies on energy security

Published: 27/11/2009

This study is focused on the interaction between achieving a sustainable energy system and improving energy security. It developed a methodology that identifies and quantitatively assesses the impacts of climate change policies on energy security. This will help guide policy making by identifying areas, and the extent to which, climate change policies can reinforce energy security objectives. These areas are analyzed in period up to 2030 with respect to political, technical, economic and extreme weather-related issues.