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      400 ppm-ko langa hautsi da: CO2-kontzentrazioaren igoeraren ondorio fisiko eta sozialak 

      Faria, Sérgio H.; Spadaro, Joseph V.; Markandya, Anil (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2013-12-20)
      The concentration of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere has achieved its highest levels in the last 800,000 years, and probably even in the last 2.1 million years, recently topping briefly the atmospheric concentration ...
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      A new adaptive marine policy toolbox to support ecosystem-based approach to management 

      Garmendia, Maialen; Boteler, Ben; Breil, Margaretha; Kontogianni, Areti; Koulouvaris, Emily; Krüger, Ina; Tellier, Julien Le; Gileva, Emma; March, David; Markandya, Anil; Ojea, Elena; Pascual, Marta; Roeleveld, Gerda; Ronco, Paolo; Saravanou, Sophia; Sauzade, Didier; Shivarov, Aleksandar; Skourtos, Mihalis (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2014-12-11)
      As a consequence of increasing threats to the marine ecosystems, new decision support tools are necessary to support the implementation of the Ecosystem-Based Approach (EBA) to management in order to ensure their sustainable ...
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      Alternative trajectories for decarbonizing urban transportation 

      Spadaro, Joseph V.; Faria, Sérgio H.; Markandya, Anil (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2013-11-21)
      The transportation sector is a major contributor to global greenhouse gas emissions, accounting for one-quarter (?7 Gt CO2) of present day annual releases, 75% of which come from road transportation. *Unless there is a ...
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      Aviso a navegantes: informe del IPCC sobre mitigación del cambio climático 

      Arto, Iñaki; González-Eguino, Mikel (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2014-05-13)
      Despite the proliferation of climate change plans and strategies, global emissions have accelerated over the last decade. *If the present trends continue, temperatures will have risen between 3.7 and 4.3ºC by the end of ...
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      Begiak erne: klima aldaketa arintzeari buruzko IPCC-ren txostena 

      Arto, Iñaki; González-Eguino, Mikel (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2014-05-13)
      Despite the proliferation of climate change plans and strategies, global emissions have accelerated over the last decade. *If the present trends continue, temperatures will have risen between 3.7 and 4.3ºC by the end of ...
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      Breaking the 400 ppm barrier: Physical and Social implications of the recent CO2 rise 

      Faria, Sérgio H.; Spadaro, Joseph V.; Markandya, Anil (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2013-12-20)
      The concentration of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere has achieved its highest levels in the last 800,000 years, and probably even in the last 2.1 million years, recently topping briefly the atmospheric concentration ...
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      Bridging Science and Policy to Mitigate and Adapt Cities to Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities in the Context of the Basque Declaration 

      Olazabal, Marta; Sainz de Murieta, Elisa (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2016-05)
      A reduction in emissions and the adaptation of cities to climate change is a key point in the Basque Declaration-The potential of science making a valuable contribution to urban climate objectives-Possible divergence of ...
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      Carbon leakage and the future of Old Industrial Regions 

      González-Eguino, Mikel; Ansuategi, Alberto; Galarraga, Ibon (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2010-08-07)
      CO2 prices will continue to differ from one country to another even if a global post-Kyoto agreement is achieved. This may decrease the competitiveness of some industries. One of most exposed industries in Europe is iron ...
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      Climate Change in the Basque Country: Impact on Health and Adaptation measures 

      Martínez-Juárez, Pablo; de Ayala, Amaia; Quiroga, Sonia; Chiabai, Aline (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2016-06)
      The adaptation to climate change must involve free-flowing dialogue between the different sectors in society -Specific adaptation measures can also lead to an improvement in health and resilience of the population -There ...
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      Competing Ecosystem services: an Assessment of Carbon and timber in the Tropical forests of Central America 

      Khatun, Kaysara (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2011-01-12)
      The study provides a quantitative appraisal of the carbon and timber stocks and flows of tropical (primary) forests by evaluating them simultaneously using data (physical and economical) from a number of sources. The ...
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      Competitividad y fuga de carbono: el caso de la economía vasca 

      González-Eguino, Mikel (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2010-07-07)
      El cambio climático y la elevada dependencia de las energías fósiles hacen necesario avanzar hacia una economía baja en carbono. Un futuro sin “carbono” supone una revolución energética y económica sin precedentes que ...
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      Cost effectiveness of a combination of instruments for global warming: a quantitative approach for Spain 

      Gallastegui, Mari Carmen; González-Eguino, Mikel; Galarraga, Ibon (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2011-04-28)
      There is a considerable body of research about the use and design of market instruments for mitigating greenhouse gas emissions. However, discussion of the combination of instruments and their possible interactions is in ...
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      La Cumbre de Varsovia: “Pequeños avances en espera de decisiones de envergadura en la Cumbre de Paris 2015” 

      Galarraga, Ibon; Román, María Victoria (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2013-12-20)
      Consensus was reached on the text on which the future global agreement in Paris 2015 on cutting emissions will be based. The countries will have to explain by means of biannual reports from 2014 onwards how they are going ...
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      Discounting the value of natural resources in costbenefit analysis: a case study for policy making 

      Chiabai, Aline; Galarraga, Ibon (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2014-04-10)
      The issue of discounting (i.e. how future cost and benefits are valued today) plays a major role in policies with long-term effects on the natural environment, such as those required in a climate change context, or decisions ...
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      Economic Valuation of Ecosystem Services: Conflicts in Classification 

      Ojea, Elena; Chiabai, Aline; Martin-Ortega, Julia (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2011-01-14)
      Since the release of the Millennium Ecosystem Approach (MA), studies valuing ecosystem services have grown in the literature. As a consequence, different interpretations exist on the classification of services, and several ...
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      Effects of Climate Change on the European Nuclear Power Sector 

      Vögele, Stefan; Rübbelke, Dirk (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2010-09-23)
      Anthropogenic emissions of greenhouse gases cause climate change and this change in turn induces various direct impacts, e.g., changes in regional weather patterns. The frequency of heat waves and droughts in Europe is ...
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      Effects of international trade of food and feed and human diet shifts on food security and environmental safety: integrating scales 

      Del Prado, Agustín; Lassaletta, Luis (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2013-12-16)
      *International trade of food and feed (expressed as protein content) has increased eightfold during the last 50 years. Nowadays a small number of countries are feeding the rest of the world. Population growth but also a ...
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      Engaging the Public with Science in the Basque Country: On scientists’ experiences and perspectives 

      Loroño, Maria; Galarraga, Ibon (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2016-09)
      Public participation in the development of science and technology is key in modern societies, and scientists’ understanding of their responsibility and agency within this practice is still underexplored. - Face-to-face ...
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      Environmental fiscal reform and unemployment in Spain in the presence of an informal sector 

      Markandya, Anil; Escapa García, Marta; González-Eguino, Mikel (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2012-10-26)
      This policy briefing reports the results obtained in two recent papers (Markandya et al 2012 and Gonzalez-Eguino et al 2012) where the role of Enviromental Fiscal Reform (EFR) is revisited for the case of Spain. We analyse ...
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      Environmental justice: instrumental for conserving natural resources 

      Garmendia, Eneko; Pascual, Unai; Phelps, Jacob (Basque Centre for Climate Change/Klima Aldaketa Ikergai, 2015-07)
      Environmental justice constitutes an instrumental element for conservation. - Environmental justice is based on the principles of equity, recognition of different values and inclusive decision processes. - Social equity ...