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Climate Change 2014 – Mitigation of Climate Change: Working Group III Contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report


Series: Climate Change 2014

By: Ottmar Edenhofer(Editor), Ramón Pichs-Madruga(Editor), Youba Sokona(Editor), Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)(Editor)

1435 pages, 600 colour illustrations, 100 colour tables

Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Mar 2015 | #218468 | ISBN-13: 9781107654815
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Hardback | Mar 2015 | #218467 | ISBN-13: 9781107058217
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About this book

This latest Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will again form the standard reference for all those concerned with climate change and its consequences, including students, researchers and policy makers in environmental science, meteorology, climatology, biology, ecology, atmospheric chemistry and environmental policy.


Summary for policy makers
Technical summary

1. Introductory chapter
2. Integrated risk and uncertainty assessment of climate change response policies
3. Social, economic and ethical concepts and methods
4. Sustainable development and equity
5. Drivers, trends and mitigation
6. Assessing transformation pathways
7. Energy systems
8. Transport
9. Buildings
10. Industry
11. Agriculture, forestry and other land use (AFOLU)
12. Human settlements, infrastructure and spatial planning
13. International cooperation: agreements and instruments
14. Regional development and cooperation
15. National and sub-national policies and institutions
16. Cross-cutting investment and finance issues

Annex I. Glossary
Annex II. Metrics and methodology
Annex III. Technology-specific cost and performance parameters

List of contributors
List of expert reviewers and government expert reviewers

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