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UNEP DTU Partnership

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UDP
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Marmorvej 51, 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
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Consortium Partner
Knowledge Partner
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Type of organisation:
Specialized agency

UNEP DTU Partnership (formerly UNEP Risø Centre) is a UNEP collaborating centre operating under a tripartite agreement between Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Denmark, UNEP and the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), and is a leading international research and advisory institution on climate, energy and sustainable development.

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Contributions

  • Guidance for a gender-responsive Technology Needs Assessment

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    This guidebook is divided into two parts. Part I familiarizes the reader with gender concepts and demonstrates the relevance of gender issues to climate change adaptation and mitigation, as well as to the relationship between gender and climate in the Sustainable Development Goals. When adopting a gender approach in a TNA, the TNA teams must understand the various gender-related barriers and constraints to the uptake and diffusion of technologies prioritized by countries.

  • Energy Forecasting Framework and Emissions Consensus Tool (EFFECT)

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    This modelling tool is devoted to estimating and forecasting of energy balances, as well as greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions under a range of development scenarios or policy choices. It focuses on sectors that contribute to and are expected to experience a rapid growth in emissions. The tool is accompanied by a self-paced e-learning course offered by World Bank Institute.

  • Fuel Economy Policies Implementation Tool (FEPIT)

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    Fuel Economy Policies Implementation Tool (FEPIT) allows countries to analyse potential outcomes of different policy options based on the characteristics of their vehicle fleets in a range of different scenarios. It also aims to support countries as they seek to promote fuel economy policies.

  • Climate-Smart Agriculture Manual for Agriculture Education in Zimbabwe

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    In response to Zimbabwe’s request, the CTCN collaborated with Zimbabwean NDE, the UNEP-DTU Partnership, and other key national counterparts including the Ministry of Environment, Water and Climate; the Ministry of Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development; and Zimbabwe’s universities and agriculture colleges, to develop the Climate-Smart Agriculture Manual for Agriculture Education in Zimbabwe.

  • The Co-benefits Evaluation Tool for the Urban Energy System

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    The tool evaluates climate co-benefits for the urban energy system based on different scenarios of socioeconomic, technological and demographic developments. The tool relates systematically the climate change based on the specific energy demand in different sectors in cities to the corresponding social, economic and technological factors that affect this demand.

  • Global Petrol Prices

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    Data on retail fuel prices around the world. The data are collected on a weekly basis using information from government institutions, regulatory agencies, major media sources, and oil

  • CommONEnergy Economic Assessment Tool

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    The economic assessment tool allows estimating the energy saving potential and economic benefits of retrofitting shopping centers. The tool targets managers and owners and allows entering relevant information about their centre. It provides quick information on the energy consumption and options to reduce energy demand, CO2-emissions, environmental impacts and provides an economic assessment of the investments. It can be applied for shopping centres located in the EU and Norway.

  • Co-Benefits Risk Assessment (COBRA)

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    This tool can calculate the value of clean energy policies such as energy efficiency or fuel switching, which can help state and local governments to consider both the costs and benefits of policy choices and support a balanced decision-making process.

  • Target Finder

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    Target Finder is an online calculator that helps architects, engineers, and property owners and managers assess the energy performance of commercial building designs and existing buildings.

  • Energy Efficiency Indicators

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    The Energy Efficiency Indicators are intended to provide the necessary tools to initiate and/or further develop in-depth indicators to support the decision-making process.

  • Regulatory Indicators for Sustainable Energy (RISE)

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    Regulatory Indicators for Sustainable Energy (RISE), developed by the World Bank Group, is a suite of indicators that assesses the legal and regulatory environment for investment in sustainable energy. It establishes a framework for better depicting the national enabling environment to attract investment into sustainable energy.

  • Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies (EDGE)

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    EDGE calculates the utility savings and reduced carbon footprint of a green building against a base case. For non-residential buildings, user can see how much extra it costs to build green - and how short a time it takes to earn back the money through operational savings.