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Summary for Policy Makers: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Special Report Renewable Energy Sources (SRREN)

Arvizu, Dan; Bruckner, Thomas; Christensen, John; Devernay, Jean-Michel; Faaij, Andre; Fischedick, Manfred; Goldstein, Barry; Hansen, Gerrit; Huckerby, John and Jager-Waldau, Arnulf, et al. (2011)
Abstract
The Working Group III Special Report on Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation (SRREN) presents an assessment of the literature on the scientific, technological, environmental, economic and social aspects of the contribution of six renewable energy (RE) sources to the mitigation of climate change. It is intended to provide policy relevant information to governments, intergovernmental processes and other interested parties. This Summary for Policymakers provides an overview of the SRREN, summarizing the essential findings. The SRREN consists of 11 chapters. Chapter 1 sets the context for RE and climate change; Chapters 2 through 7 provide information on six RE technologies, and Chapters 8 through 11 address integrative... (More)
The Working Group III Special Report on Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation (SRREN) presents an assessment of the literature on the scientific, technological, environmental, economic and social aspects of the contribution of six renewable energy (RE) sources to the mitigation of climate change. It is intended to provide policy relevant information to governments, intergovernmental processes and other interested parties. This Summary for Policymakers provides an overview of the SRREN, summarizing the essential findings. The SRREN consists of 11 chapters. Chapter 1 sets the context for RE and climate change; Chapters 2 through 7 provide information on six RE technologies, and Chapters 8 through 11 address integrative issues. (Less)
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  abstract     = {The Working Group III Special Report on Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation (SRREN) presents an assessment of the literature on the scientific, technological, environmental, economic and social aspects of the contribution of six renewable energy (RE) sources to the mitigation of climate change. It is intended to provide policy relevant information to governments, intergovernmental processes and other interested parties. This Summary for Policymakers provides an overview of the SRREN, summarizing the essential findings. The SRREN consists of 11 chapters. Chapter 1 sets the context for RE and climate change; Chapters 2 through 7 provide information on six RE technologies, and Chapters 8 through 11 address integrative issues.},
  author       = {Arvizu, Dan and Bruckner, Thomas and Christensen, John and Devernay, Jean-Michel and Faaij, Andre and Fischedick, Manfred and Goldstein, Barry and Hansen, Gerrit and Huckerby, John and Jager-Waldau, Arnulf and Nilsson, Lars J and Kadner, Susanne and Kammen, Daniel and Krey, Volker and Kumar, Arun and Lewis, Antony and Lucon, Oswaldo and Matschoss, Patrick and Maurice, Lourdes and Mitchell, Catherine and Moomaw, William and Moreira, Jose and Nadai, Alain and Nyboer, John and Rahman, Atiq and Sathaye, Jayant and Sawin, Janet and Schaeffer, Roberto and Schei, Tormod and Schlomer, Steffen and Sims, Ralph and von Stechow, Christoph and Verbruggen, Aviel and Urama, Kevin and Wiser, Ryan and Yamba, Francis and Zwickel, Timm},
  language     = {eng},
  publisher    = {ARRAY(0x8ade9a0)},
  title        = {Summary for Policy Makers: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Special Report Renewable Energy Sources (SRREN)},
  year         = {2011},
}