For immediate release July 7, 2006 - Press Release
PESD fellow working paper examines Clean Development Mechanisms
Michael Wara shows while inducing significant participation by developing countries, the Clean Development Mechanism has failed to realize its full environmental potential. Reductions are much smaller than claimed, politicization is prominent, and the scheme has done little to encourage the profound changes in energy technology needed to address climate change.
- Measuring the Clean Development Mechanism's Performance and Potential (WP #56)
Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Working Paper #56 (2006)
- Fact Sheet: Measuring The Clean Development Mechanism's Performance and Potential
Gordon Conference on Science and Technology Policy