Publications

Building a Framework to Understand the Energy Needs of Adaptation
Building a Framework to Understand the Energy Needs of Adaptation

Building a Framework to Understand the Energy Needs of Adaptation

Marinella Davide et al.
on Sustainability 2019, 11(15), 4085

  • We introduce a framework to identify the energy use associated with adaptation options identified in the Paris Agreement, relating them to the 2030 UN Agenda for sustainable development
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Households’ adaptation in a warming climate. Air conditioning and thermal insulation choices
Households’ adaptation in a warming climate. Air conditioning and thermal insulation choices

Households’ adaptation in a warming climate. Air conditioning and thermal insulation choices

Enrica De Cian et al.
on Environmental Science & Policy 100

  • This is the 1st analysis of Air Conditioning adoption in households in Europe till 2040 based OECD data: climate change, urbanization, wealth, presence of elderly & children are major drivers 
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Amplification of future energy demand growth due to climate change
Amplification of future energy demand growth due to climate change

Amplification of future energy demand growth due to climate change

Enrica De Cian et al.
on Nature Communications 10

  • Global energy demand is expected to increase by 11-58% in 2050 because of climate change, with important regional differences.
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A High-Resolution Global Gridded Historical Dataset of Climate Extreme Indices
A High-Resolution Global Gridded Historical Dataset of Climate Extreme Indices

A High-Resolution Global Gridded Historical Dataset of Climate Extreme Indices

Malcolm Mistry
on Data 2019

  • 71 Climate Extremes Indices in one new high resolution dataset, based on WMO and NASA GLDAS, suited for sectoral impacts assessment and hot spot analyses
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