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    • Climate policy futures, energy markets, and technology: Implications for Norway 

      Kolshus, Hans H.; Torvanger, Asbjørn; Malvik, Henrik (CICERO Working Paper;2000:09, Working paper, 2000)
      This paper is part of the joint CICERO and Fridtjof Nansen Institute (FNI) project “Towards a cost-effective climate policy: The international framework and Norwegian policy framework” (“Mot en effektiv klimapolitikk: ...
    • Climate regulation of ships 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn; Bogstrand, Bjørg; Skeie, Ragnhild Bieltvedt; Fuglestvedt, Jan S. (CICERO Report;2007:07, Research report, 2007)
      This report gives an overview of five possible regulation schemes for carbon dioxide emissions from international shipping. The strengths and weaknesses of the schemes are compared with regard to nine criteria. The two ...
    • Climate science for the financial sector: Managing climate risk in Norway and Sweden 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn; Alnes, Kristina; Berg, Alexander O.; Marginean, Iulia (CICERO Report;2019:15, Report, 2019-10)
      The financial sector must prepare for a higher risk level associated with climate change impacts affecting real estate and infrastructure, as well as climate policies that will impact risk and returns from investments in ...
    • Comprehensive assessment of CCS chains–Consistent and transparent methodology 

      Jakobsen, Jana Poplsteinova; Brunsvold, Amy; Husebye, Jo; Hognes, Erik Skontorp; Myhrvold, Tore; Friis-Hansen, P.; Hektor, E A; Torvanger, Asbjørn (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2011)
      Through combining insights from engineering, natural sciences, economics, and political science, one consistent, transparent, and comprehensive analytical framework for assessing and evaluating various CCS chains is ...
    • Effektiv klimapolitikk etter Rio 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn (CICERO Policy Note;1993:01, Working paper, 1993)
    • Efficient contracts in a game of nations pursuing greenhouse gas emissions abatement 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn (CICERO Working Paper;1993:03, Working paper, 1993)
    • Estimating mobilized private climate finance for developing countries - A Norwegian pilot study 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn; Narbel, Patrick; Lund, Harald Francke (CICERO Report;2015:04, Research report, 2015)
      The point of departure for this study is the available data in Norway on climate finance for developing countries. The bottleneck in tracking mobilized private climate finance is availability and quality of data. The main ...
    • Exploring distribution of commitments: A follow-up to the Berlin Mandate 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn; Berntsen, Terje Koren; Fuglestvedt, Jan S.; Holtsmark, Bjart; Ringius, Lasse; Aaheim, H. Asbjørn (CICERO Report;1996:03, Research report, 1996)
      The study reviews and analyzes some major issues that must be considered when defining principles for distributing commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions for countries belonging to the Organization for Economic ...
    • Framtidige generasjonar i økonomiske analysar 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn (CICERO Policy Note;1993:02, Working paper, 1993)
    • Frivillege avtaler som internasjonalt miljøpolitisk verkemiddel 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn (CICERO Report;1997:07, Research report, 1997)
      Føremålet med dette prosjektet er å analysere frivillege avtaler i næringslivet og vurdere kva potensiale slike avtaler har som miljøpolitisk verkemiddel. Eit viktig spørsmål er under kva slag føresetnader frivillege avtaler ...
    • Fuel substitution in Amazonia: Feasibility study to investigate future options for Joint Implementation projects between Brazil and Norway 

      Moreira, José Roberto; Corrêa, Francisco; Kasa, Sjur; Selrod, Rolf; Torvanger, Asbjørn (CICERO Report;1995:01, Research report, 1995)
      The motives behind this study, financed by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, is to increase our experience and knowledge of possible future Joint Implementation projects. The study demonstrates some opportunities ...
    • Fører elektrifisering av plattformer på norsk sokkel til reduserte CO2-utslepp? 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn; Ericson, Torgeir (CICERO Report;2013:03, Research report, 2013)
      I denne rapporten undersøker vi om drift av ei plattform på norsk sokkel via landstraum - elektrifisering - fører til lågare utslepp av CO2 enn tradisjonell drift via gassturbinar på plattforma. Resultata vil avhenge av ...
    • Hydrogen for shipping – Opportunities for Norway 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn (CICERO Report;2021:04, Report, 2021-05)
      Physical and economic properties of hydrogen mean that its potential as shipping fuel with current technologies is limited to some shipping segments, since alternative fuels are better suited for other applications. An ...
    • Implementing the Kyoto Protocol: The role of environmental agreements 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn; Skodvin, Tora (CICERO Report;1999:04, Research report, 1999)
      Voluntary agreements between an industry or a company and the government to regulate various environmental impacts is a popular policy tool in many OECD countries. Since the adoption of the Kyoto Protocol to the United ...
    • Instruments to incentivize private climate finance for developing countries 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn; Narbel, Patrick; Pillay, Kamleshan; Clapp, Christa (CICERO Report;2016:08, Research report, 2016)
      Multiple financial instruments are available to de-risk or reduce costs related to climate mitigation measures and projects in developing countries. The financial instruments can be divided into the categories: revenue ...
    • Joint Implementation under the Climate Convention: Phases, options and incentives 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn; Fuglestvedt, Jan S.; Hagem, Cathrine; Ringius, Lasse; Selrod, Rolf; Aaheim, H. Asbjørn (CICERO Report;1994:06, Research report, 1994)
      The aim of this report is to analyze the conditions under which Joint Implementation (JI) can contribute to a costeffective abatement of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. JI refers to policies and measures implemented ...
    • Joint Implementation: A promising mechanism for all countries? 

      Selrod, Rolf; Ringius, Lasse; Torvanger, Asbjørn (CICERO Policy Note;1995:01, Working paper, 1995)
      The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change establishes no legal commitments for any of the Parties to reach specific targets of reduced greenhouse gas emissions. Although the Convention emphasizes the ...
    • Kan karbonhåndtering redde klimaet? 

      Torvanger, Asbjørn (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2009)
    • Kjøp og salg av klimagasskvoter: Noen mulige konsekvenser av Kyoto-protokollen 

      Alfsen, Knut H.; Holtsmark, Bjart; Torvanger, Asbjørn (CICERO Working Paper;1998:02, Working paper, 1998)
    • Klimaendringer og klimapolitikk 

      Alfsen, Knut H.; Kolshus, Hans H.; Torvanger, Asbjørn (CICERO Report;2000:05, Research report, 2000)
      Klimaproblemet er en stor politisk og vitenskapelig utfordring av flere grunner: 1. Det er stor usikkerhet knyttet til flere sider av klimaproblemet, så som framtidige utslipp av klimagasser, klimasystemets respons på ...