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    Sustainable Watersheds for Carbon Offsets: Biomass harvesting for phosphorus capture, habitat renewal and carbon emissions reductions

    Sustainable Watersheds for Carbon Offsets: Biomass harvesting for phosphorus capture, habitat renewal and carbon emissions reductions

    IISD’s bioeconomy work has been exploring new and innovative practices to reduce flood impacts and nutrient loading, as well as reduce carbon emissions, in the Lake Winnipeg watershed through better water retention management, and the harvest and use of sustainable wetland biomass. Read More
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    Modernizing the Energy Charter Treaty: A make-or-break moment for sustainable, climate-friendly energy policy

    Modernizing the Energy Charter Treaty: A make-or-break moment for sustainable, climate-friendly energy policy

    The stated goal of the Energy Charter Treaty is to foster cooperation in the energy sector, but it's creating more problems than it's solving.  Read More
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    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal transition in BRICS

    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal transition in BRICS

    This report makes the case for preparing government budgets for the clean energy transition in BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa). Read More
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    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal Transition BRICS | Case Study: Brazil

    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal Transition BRICS | Case Study: Brazil

    This Brazil case study is part of the report Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal transition in BRICS. It presents the aggregated data on both revenues and subsidies related to fossil fuels in Brazil. Read More
  • Briefing Note
    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal Transition BRICS | Case Study: Russia

    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal Transition BRICS | Case Study: Russia

    This Brazil case study is part of the report Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal transition in BRICS. It presents the aggregated data on both revenues and subsidies related to fossil fuels in Brazil. Read More
  • Briefing Note
    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal Transition BRICS | Case Study: India

    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal Transition BRICS | Case Study: India

    This India case study is part of the report Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal transition in BRICS. It presents the aggregated data on both revenues and subsidies related to fossil fuels in India. Read More
  • Briefing Note
    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal Transition BRICS | Case Study: China

    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal Transition BRICS | Case Study: China

    The China case study is part of the report Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal transition in BRICS. It presents the aggregated data on both revenues and subsidies related to fossil fuels in China. Read More
  • Briefing Note
    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal Transition BRICS | Case Study: South Africa

    Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal Transition BRICS | Case Study: South Africa

    The South Africa case study is part of the report Beyond Fossil Fuels: Fiscal transition in BRICS. It presents the aggregated data on both revenues and subsidies related to fossil fuels in South Africa. Read More
  • Blog
    This is how climate science went mainstream

    This is how climate science went mainstream

    Climate science has become mainstream... but it wasn't always this way. In the 1960s, worrying about our impact on the Earth was perceived as a niche pursuit. So how did we get to where we are today?  Read More
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    Floating Treatment Wetlands and Plant Bioremediation: Nutrient treatment in eutrophic freshwater lakes

    Floating Treatment Wetlands and Plant Bioremediation: Nutrient treatment in eutrophic freshwater lakes

    Allow us to explain why floating treatment wetlands are an innovative “natural infrastructure" option for effective biological treatment and removal of nutrients to help clean up algal blooms in surface waters. Read More