carbon

World Energy Outlook 2010

This is the link to the summary and media information for the World Energy Outlook. The complete report is expensive to download but an essential resource for those interested in adapting to a low carbon economy. It discusses the paradigm shift needed in non-internal combustion vehicles and alternative electricity generation. "It includes, for the first time, a new scenario that anticipates future actions by governments to meet the commitments they have made to tackle climate change and growing energy insecurity."

A Low Carbon and Resilient Urban Future

This paper explores the confluence of climate change and urbanisation. It focusses on the urban environment and discusses barriers and obstacles to change. It also gives a useful overview of international examples.