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Profitability and Revenue Uncertainty of Wind Farms in Western Europe in Present and Future Climate

Article published in Energies 2022, 15. Investments into wind generation may be hampered by revenues uncertainty caused by the natural variability of the resource, the...  

Les banques centrales au défi de la transition écologique : Éloge de la plasticité

Article publié dans La Revue Economique, 2022/02 (Vol.73) Les banques centrales ont dans l’histoire fait preuve d’une extrême plasticité quant à leur mandat, leur doctrine...  

Les intermédiaires financiers publics face au changement climatique

Cet article présente une analyse historique et une typologie originale des intermédiaires financiers publics qui révèle leur diversité et leurs avantages respectifs face à la transition énergétique. Il dresse un premier état des lieux des politiques d’investissement climatique des leaders européens

Credit Risk Sensitivity to Carbon Price

En s’appuyant sur des scénarios à moyen (2024) et long terme (2060) du GIEC (2018), cette étude analyse la sensibilité du risque de crédit de 763 entreprises internationales.

Enhancing financial transparency to mitigate climate change: Towards a Climate Risks and Opportunities Reporting Index

Using the IPCC (2018) medium (2024) and long-term (2060) scenarios, this study analyzes the credit risk sensitivity of 763 international companies.

Why local initiatives for the energy transition should coordinate. The case of cities for fuel cell buses in Europe

Article accepté dans la Revue d’Economie Industrielle La filière hydrogène est une alternative possible au moteur thermique, aux côtés des véhicules à batterie, dans...  

Coordination of sectoral climate policies and life-cycle emissions

The present paper addresses the issue of sectoral policy coordination, especially when Pigovian carbon pricing is unavailable. It analyzes the optimal allocation of mitigation effort among two vertically connected sectors, an upstream (e.g. electricity) and a downstream (e.g. transportation) one.

Extending the limits of the abatement cost

The paper examines the relevant cost benefit framework for state agencies investigating the potential of local projects to mitigate climate change. We propose a new metric that incorporates into the analytical framework the dynamic interactions between the project and its continuation.

How to re-conceptualise and re-integrate climate finance into society through ecological accounting?

We propose an exploratory and theoretical study which introduces how and why a particular and innovative ecological accounting approach, the CARE model, currently called upon by a growing number of practitioners and researchers, is a relevant framework to re-conceptualise the issue of climate finance

Expenditure elasticity and income elasticity of GHG emissions: A survey of literature on household carbon footprint

The article examines the relationship between a household’s income and its carbon emissions (the carbon footprint). It is found that, generally, the carbon footprint grows less rapidly than expenditure, and confirms that the income elasticity is lower than the expenditure elasticity