The Economic Case For Ambitious Urban Mitigation

Vivid delivered the economic analysis underpinning the New Climate Economy’s Coalition for Urban Transitions 2019 report Climate Emergency, Urban Opportunity setting out the investment needs for urban interventions in transport, buildings and waste sectors to deliver a future where global warming remains below 2 degrees Celsius, and the resulting benefits including energy and time savings and employment. The report was launched at the UN Secretary-General’s Climate Summit in New York.

Date: September 2019

Client

New Climate Economy Coalition for Urban Transitions

Sectors:

Cities
Energy

Capabilities:

Net Zero Transitions

Regions:

Africa
Australia
Central & South Asia
East Asia & Pacific
Europe
Latin America & Caribbean
North America
UK