Climate Change: A Good Investment
It is economically attractive, the benefits outweigh the costs, and mitigation could be defined as a development challenge. The outcomes of an international project on mitigation in South East Asia promoted by Asian Development Bank with scientific support of CMCC Foundation.
Climate Finance: towards a low-carbon, climate-resilient economy
Instruments and policies to redirect investments from high-carbon to low-carbon infrastructures. A video-lecture by Christopher Knowles, Head of Climate, European Investment Bank [...]
#ICCG #climatestories project: how has climate change changed your life?
The life experiences of all of us are concrete evidence of how climate change has already begun to impact on our lives and societies in different ways in different areas of the planet. Tell us your story: it could be used to inspire a forthcoming book. Deadline to participate: September 30th, 2016 [...]
Alpine region: a spread of wine-growing areas to the mountain quantified
In a warming climate viticulture moves to cooler areas by going to higher altitudes into the mountains. Simulations and analyses of bio-climatic indices to assess climate-driven changes in the viticultural areas of Trentino Region. A new study by CMCC Foundation researchers A.L. Zollo and P. Mercogliano [...]
BEST CLIMATE PRACTICES
Voting is now open for the Best Climate Practices 2016 Contest!
The 2016 edition is focused on “Expanding access to climate financing”. Participate and vote the best climate practice of 2016! Deadline: July 18th, 2016 [...]
Climate Think Tank Ranking 2015: CMCC Foundation featured again as one of the best center for climate research
A rank established on solid quantitative and analytical data developed by the ICCG. A classification of the most cutting-edge institutions working in the field of climate change economics and policy which which involved 240 think tanks figuring in the Think Tank Map observatory [...]
A team of CMCC scientists used the location of confirmed debris from MH370 to determine where the airliner might have crashed. The study is published in Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences [...]
The campaign designed, planned and coordinated by the Italian Navy Hydrographic Institute in collaboration with CMCC Foundation, CNR, INGV, University of Bologna. On board of the hydro-oceanographic ship Aretusa, sophisticated tools and devices to collect information on environmental conditions that can be useful to plan and manage operations at sea [...]
The Annual Conference of the Italian Society for Climate Sciences (SISC) will take place on October 19-20, 2016 at the Ex Manifattura Tabacchi, Cagliari, Italy. The call for poster is open [...]
High resolution forecasts, real-time information, daily bulletins provided to all the participants. A service for the 2016 edition of the trans-adriatic yacht race Brindisi-Corfu [...]
Prof. Carlo Carraro explains why adaptation is good for the economy and GDP. Watch the video [...]
It's not only about energy, it spans all over our life. Some comments on how to move from climate policy to action at the Regional level. A video from the magazine Climate Science & Policy [...]