Summary for Policy Makers: Working group 11 contribution to the fifth assessment report of the Intergovernmental panel on Climate Change

Christopher B. Field, Vicente R. Barros, Michael D. Mastrandrea, Katharine J. Mach, Mohamed A.-K. Abdrabo, W. Neil Adger, Yury A. Anokhin, Oleg A. Anisimov, Douglas J. Arent, Jonathon Barnett, Virginia R. Burkett, Rongshuo Cai, Monalisa Chatterjee, Stewart J. Cohen, Wolfgang Cramer, Purnamita Dasgupta, Debra J. Davidson, Fatima Denton, Petra Döll, Kirstin Dow & 51 others Yasuaki Hijioka, Ove Hoegh-Guldberg, Richard G. Jones, Roger N. Jones, Roger L. Kitching, R. Sari Kovats, Joan Nymand Larsen, Erda Lin, David B. Lobell, Iñigo J. Losada, Graciela O. Magrin, José A. Marengo, Anil Markandya, Bruce A. McCarl, Roger F. McLean, Linda O. Mearns, Guy F. Midgley, Nobuo Mimura, Morton John, Isabelle Niang, Ian R. Noble, Leonard A. Nurse, Karen L. O’Brien, Taikan Oki, Lennart Olsson, Michael Oppenheimer, Jonathan T. Overpeck, Joy J. Pereira, Elvira S. Poloczanska, John R. Porter, Hans-O. Pörtner, Michael J. Prather, Roger S. Pulwarty, Andy Reisinger, Aromar Revi, Patricia Romero-Lankao, Oliver C. Ruppel, David E. Satterthwaite, Daniela N. Schmidt, Josef Settele, Kirk R. Smith, Dáithí A. Stone, Avelino G. Suarez, Petra Tschakert, Riccardo Valentini, Alicia Villamizar, Rachel Warren, Thomas J. Wilbanks, Poh Poh Wong, Alistair Woodward, Gary W. Yohe

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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.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherCambridge University Press
Number of pages32
ISBN (Print)9781139177245
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes

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NameClimate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability - Contributions of the Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report

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Field, C. B., Barros, V. R., Mastrandrea, M. D., Mach, K. J., Abdrabo, M. A-K., Adger, W. N., ... Yohe, G. W. (2014). Summary for Policy Makers: Working group 11 contribution to the fifth assessment report of the Intergovernmental panel on Climate Change. (Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability - Contributions of the Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report). Cambridge University Press.
Field, Christopher B. ; Barros, Vicente R. ; Mastrandrea, Michael D. ; Mach, Katharine J. ; Abdrabo, Mohamed A.-K. ; Adger, W. Neil ; Anokhin, Yury A. ; Anisimov, Oleg A. ; Arent, Douglas J. ; Barnett, Jonathon ; Burkett, Virginia R. ; Cai, Rongshuo ; Chatterjee, Monalisa ; Cohen, Stewart J. ; Cramer, Wolfgang ; Dasgupta, Purnamita ; Davidson, Debra J. ; Denton, Fatima ; Döll, Petra ; Dow, Kirstin ; Hijioka, Yasuaki ; Hoegh-Guldberg, Ove ; Jones, Richard G. ; Jones, Roger N. ; Kitching, Roger L. ; Kovats, R. Sari ; Larsen, Joan Nymand ; Lin, Erda ; Lobell, David B. ; Losada, Iñigo J. ; Magrin, Graciela O. ; Marengo, José A. ; Markandya, Anil ; McCarl, Bruce A. ; McLean, Roger F. ; Mearns, Linda O. ; Midgley, Guy F. ; Mimura, Nobuo ; John, Morton ; Niang, Isabelle ; Noble, Ian R. ; Nurse, Leonard A. ; O’Brien, Karen L. ; Oki, Taikan ; Olsson, Lennart ; Oppenheimer, Michael ; Overpeck, Jonathan T. ; Pereira, Joy J. ; Poloczanska, Elvira S. ; Porter, John R. ; Pörtner, Hans-O. ; Prather, Michael J. ; Pulwarty, Roger S. ; Reisinger, Andy ; Revi, Aromar ; Romero-Lankao, Patricia ; Ruppel, Oliver C. ; Satterthwaite, David E. ; Schmidt, Daniela N. ; Settele, Josef ; Smith, Kirk R. ; Stone, Dáithí A. ; Suarez, Avelino G. ; Tschakert, Petra ; Valentini, Riccardo ; Villamizar, Alicia ; Warren, Rachel ; Wilbanks, Thomas J. ; Wong, Poh Poh ; Woodward, Alistair ; Yohe, Gary W. / Summary for Policy Makers : Working group 11 contribution to the fifth assessment report of the Intergovernmental panel on Climate Change. Cambridge University Press, 2014. 32 p. (Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability - Contributions of the Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report).
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Summary for Policy Makers : Working group 11 contribution to the fifth assessment report of the Intergovernmental panel on Climate Change. / Field, Christopher B.; Barros, Vicente R.; Mastrandrea, Michael D.; Mach, Katharine J.; Abdrabo, Mohamed A.-K.; Adger, W. Neil; Anokhin, Yury A.; Anisimov, Oleg A.; Arent, Douglas J.; Barnett, Jonathon; Burkett, Virginia R.; Cai, Rongshuo; Chatterjee, Monalisa; Cohen, Stewart J.; Cramer, Wolfgang; Dasgupta, Purnamita; Davidson, Debra J.; Denton, Fatima; Döll, Petra; Dow, Kirstin; Hijioka, Yasuaki; Hoegh-Guldberg, Ove; Jones, Richard G.; Jones, Roger N.; Kitching, Roger L.; Kovats, R. Sari; Larsen, Joan Nymand; Lin, Erda; Lobell, David B.; Losada, Iñigo J.; Magrin, Graciela O.; Marengo, José A.; Markandya, Anil; McCarl, Bruce A.; McLean, Roger F.; Mearns, Linda O.; Midgley, Guy F.; Mimura, Nobuo; John, Morton; Niang, Isabelle; Noble, Ian R.; Nurse, Leonard A.; O’Brien, Karen L.; Oki, Taikan; Olsson, Lennart; Oppenheimer, Michael; Overpeck, Jonathan T.; Pereira, Joy J.; Poloczanska, Elvira S.; Porter, John R.; Pörtner, Hans-O.; Prather, Michael J.; Pulwarty, Roger S.; Reisinger, Andy; Revi, Aromar; Romero-Lankao, Patricia; Ruppel, Oliver C.; Satterthwaite, David E.; Schmidt, Daniela N.; Settele, Josef; Smith, Kirk R.; Stone, Dáithí A.; Suarez, Avelino G.; Tschakert, Petra; Valentini, Riccardo; Villamizar, Alicia; Warren, Rachel; Wilbanks, Thomas J.; Wong, Poh Poh; Woodward, Alistair; Yohe, Gary W.

Cambridge University Press, 2014. 32 p. (Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability - Contributions of the Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report).

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Field CB, Barros VR, Mastrandrea MD, Mach KJ, Abdrabo MA-K, Adger WN et al. Summary for Policy Makers: Working group 11 contribution to the fifth assessment report of the Intergovernmental panel on Climate Change. Cambridge University Press, 2014. 32 p. (Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability - Contributions of the Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report).