What will be necessary to achieve climate goals and keep growing?
The notion of degrowth to reduce greenhouse gas emissions appears unrealistic; decoupling of emissions from growth is in principle possible but requires unprecedented efforts.
At this event, Bruegel’s Director Guntram Wolff and Senior fellow Simone Tagliapietra talk about their paper on climate change and growth. They are also delighted to welcome Francesco Starace, the CEO of Enel, to provide a sectoral perspective.
Chair: Guntram B. Wolff, Director
Chief Executive Officer and General Manager, Enel
How does climate change influence monetary policy in the eurozone? What potential monetary policy measures should be taken up to address climate risks?
What role will hydrogen play in Europe's decarbonisation?
A roadmap for systemic economic reform calling for step-change in global economic governance to increase resilience and build forward better from economic shocks, prepared for the G7 Advisory Panel on Economic Resilience.
China’s domestic installation of coal-fired power plants continues at great pace.
The only thing Europe can quickly do to prevent a potentially difficult winter is to actively promote energy conservation in both the residential and industrial sectors.
Beijing shows signs of changing tactics ahead of the COP26 conference.
Biodiversity loss impacts financial stability. How big is the risk of biodiversity loss for financial institutions?
Europe’s gas supply security could more effectively be safeguarded by ensuring that unused alternatives are maintained.
How can the European Union increase green public investment while consolidating budget deficits?
The ultimate answer to the question on whether climate change can be tackled without ditching economic growth depends on our willingness to step up climate action massively.
Who should bear more and who less of the burden achieving climate policy goals?
Why the sudden spike in European electricity and gas prices?