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Low Carbon Development: Planning & Modelling
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Course Theme:Climate Change
Sub-Theme:Low Carbon, Resilient Development
Course Format:Facilitated
Amount:US $ 0 (Course is free of charge)
Contact Name:Peter Schierl
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April 29, 2014 - May 16, 2014
Application Ends On : April 29, 2014
This course has the following modules – (i) Introduction to Low Carbon Development Planning; (ii) Overview for Policymakers; (iii) Power; (iv) Household; (v) Transport - which introduce you to climate change mitigation, explore the concepts surrounding low carbon development planning on an economy-wide basis and take a detailed look at what this means in the power and transport sectors and for household electricity use.

The course also provides step-by-step instructions on how to use the EFFECT(Energy Forecasting Framework and Emissions Consensus Tool) model. NOTE: Access to Windows operating system required for the successful functioning of the EFFECT model.

Target Audience:
Policymakers, Planners, Modelers, Development Practitioners