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China's Climate and Energy Policy: On Track to Low-carbon Growth?

Jotzo, Frank; Teng, Fei

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China has become the world�s largest emitter of greenhouse gases, and in many ways is the linchpin of global climate change policy. If China�s coal use and carbon dioxide emissions keep growing alongside GDP then current global goals for limiting climate change will be out of reach. If, however, China manages to decouple its emissions trajectory from its economic growth then ambitious global emissions reductions scenarios remain feasible, and other industrialising countries may be inclined to...[Show more]

dc.contributor.authorJotzo, Frank
dc.contributor.authorTeng, Fei
dc.contributor.editorLigang Song
dc.contributor.editorRoss Garnaut
dc.contributor.editorCai Fang
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-10T22:30:50Z
dc.identifier.isbn978-1-925021769
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/55262
dc.description.abstractChina has become the world�s largest emitter of greenhouse gases, and in many ways is the linchpin of global climate change policy. If China�s coal use and carbon dioxide emissions keep growing alongside GDP then current global goals for limiting climate change will be out of reach. If, however, China manages to decouple its emissions trajectory from its economic growth then ambitious global emissions reductions scenarios remain feasible, and other industrialising countries may be inclined to emulate China�s pathway.
dc.format.extent22 pages
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherANU Press
dc.relation.ispartofDeepening Reform for China's Long-term Growth and Development
dc.relation.isversionof1st Edition
dc.rightsAuthor/s retain copyright
dc.sourceDeepening Reform for China's Long-term Growth and Development
dc.source.urihttp://press.anu.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/ch09.pdf
dc.titleChina's Climate and Energy Policy: On Track to Low-carbon Growth?
dc.typeBook chapter
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.description.refereedYes
dc.date.issued2014
local.identifier.absfor160507 - Environment Policy
local.identifier.ariespublicationu4430637xPUB323
local.publisher.urlhttp://press.anu.edu.au/
local.type.statusMetadata only
local.contributor.affiliationJotzo, Frank, College of Asia and the Pacific, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationTeng, Fei, Tsinghua University
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage207
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage228
local.identifier.doi10.22459/DRCLTGD.07.2014.09
dc.date.updated2020-11-22T07:36:09Z
local.bibliographicCitation.placeofpublicationCanberra, ACT, Australia
dcterms.accessRightsOpen Access via publisher website
CollectionsANU Press (1965-Present)

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